Swimming lessons for children

Ascot Aquatic Centre offers swimming lessons for children, from the age of six months, in a friendly, nurturing and professional environment.

  • Parent/carer is not in the water
  • All levels within this sub-category are ability based
  • Progression to the next level is at the discretion of the instructor

*First level without a parent*
Beginner level of basic swim skills – learning to self-propel independently through the water with the emphasis on face in, straight leg kicking and streamline.

Little Frogs

Extension on the tadpole level with the introduction of freestyle arms using a board/noodle and introduction to backstroke kick and then arms.


Development of independent swimming in freestyle and backstroke.