LEarn to Swim

Swimming Lessons

We offer group and private lessons for every age and stage in our warm water pool. You'll love our warm water & warmer instructors! See our flyers below, and scroll down to read about our swim lessons.


Fall 2 Swim lessons

Registration begins Tue. Nov. 12, 2019

Fall 2019 Swim lessons

See the details and schedules in our Fall 2019 program guide:


Types of swim lessons

(Detailed descriptions can be found in our program guides.)


Lifesaving Parent & Tots

A rewarding experience for adults with infants or toddlers, these levels introduce the joys of water activity while stressing parental responsibility in, on and around the water. Parent participation required, but just one “water loving” parent is permitted in the pool due to our limited pool space. Class length: 30 minutes.

Preschool classes

All Preschool classes are unparented and for 3-5 year old children. We offer Preschool A through E.

School Age Swim Lessons

Swimmer 1 through 6 will take your child from little to no swim experience to an accomplished swimmer with efficient strokes and safety skills.

Rookie, Ranger, Star Patrol (Swimmers 7/ 8/ 9)

These programs are sometimes called ‘Junior Lifeguard’, and are the starting point for swimmers with an interest in lifesaving and instruction.

Fitness Swimmer - 10-14yrs

For swimmers of all ages who are looking for a break from regular lessons or are looking to improve their endurance and overall physical fitness in the water. Class prerequisite: completed Swimmer 5, ages 10-14.

Homeschool Swim Lessons  

Group swim lessons designed especially for children who are homeschooled, but everyone is welcome. Our instructors will group the participants by experience/ ability and instruct the Lifesaving Swim for Life Program. Parent and Tot 1-3, Preschool A-E, Swimmer 1-6. Prerequisite: 4 months and up. Lessons are 45 minutes followed by 15 minutes of supervised free time.

After School lessons

Group Swim Lessons designed especially for Dovercourt's After School Program Participants but everyone is welcome. Our instructors will group participants by experience/ ability and instruct the Lifesaving Swim Program. Preschool A-E Prerequisite: 3-6 years; Swimmer 1-6 Prerequisite: 5 years & up

Private Swim lessons

A package of three, four, five or six private lessons, personalized for you, which will help take your skills to the next level.

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