Find Kent swimming lessons for babies, toddlers and children – from Kent leisure centre swimming classes to private swimming instructors offering 1-to-1 or small group sessions.

 

Kent Swimming Lessons

 

Active Life Swimming Lessons
Canterbury – Herne Bay – Whitstable
At Active Life we have many different classes from toddler through to the elderly – no matter what your time of life is, it’s never too late to learn! Here are some of the different classes available to you: adult & junior swimming lessons, one-to-one swimming lessons, swimming crash courses, and parent & baby / toddler sessions
01227 772442

 

Alison Marks Swim School
Fosse Bank School, Mountains Country House, Noble Tree Road, Hildenborough, Kent, TN11 8ND
Alison Marks Swim School offers small group and individual lessons for babies, toddlers, pre-school and school aged children during term time and school holidays. Fosse Bank School has a warm, private pool which provides a welcoming environment for children of all ages and abilities.
01732 365440

 

Angela’s Swim School – East Kent
Tree Tops Retreat, Whitstable,
Angela’s Swim School provides a wide range of classes to suit everybody. Our classes are designed to help all our students reach their full potential in the water. Both private and small group classes available for all ages!
07993490609

 

Angela’s Swim School – North Kent
Bexley, Bromley, Dartford, Medway and Gravesend
Angela’s Swim School provides a wide range of classes to suit everybody. Our classes are designed to help all our students reach their full potential in the water. Both private and small group classes available for all ages!
07432 530104

 

Aquabubbles Swimming School
19 Otterden Close, Ashford, Kent, TN23 5TG
At Aquabubbles Swim School we teach children to be confident in the water through play with a great fun as well as teaching parents how to safely and easily help their children to feel at ease above and below the water surface enjoy spending time with their little ones in the pool and get all the benefits of the baby swimming. Also run prenatal swimming class, and a Mummy and Me class – a great way to combine aqua aerobic exercise for mum and a swimming lesson for a baby.
07584039504

 

Aqualife Swimming – Parent and Baby/Toddler Swimming
The New School & The New Beacon School, Sevenoaks
Aqualife’s holistic approach is not just about early swimming and water safety, but about ‘water parenting’, nurturing the bond between you and your baby or toddler. Our babies and toddlers (up to 3 years) are stimulated by songs, games and toys helping to make the whole experience enjoyable, relaxing and progressive. Also run Aqualnatal classes and classes for children over 3 years.
07969164138

 

Aqua Swimming
Sevenoaks & Pembury, Tunbridge Wells
Aqua Swimming (established in 1993) provides ‘high-quality’ private swimming tuition and coaching for pre-school children (from 3 years), young swimmers and competitive swimmers at heated indoor swimming pools.
01732 455800

 

Aquatots
Otford – Sidcup – Strood
Aquatots Baby Swimming teaches babies and toddlers to swim in a natural, safe and fun way, without the use of armbands or buoyancy aids. Aquatots runs small classes of 5-8 babies in warm water. A great way to meet other mums and babies, lots of social activity including special activities for baby. The best age to start is 3-12 months and there are up to 24 swim levels to progress into.
Underwater photographs are also available at selected levels.
02086 886488

 

Biggin Hill Pool Swimming Lessons
Church Rd, Biggin Hill, Kent TN16 3LB
We’ve developed the Get Active in Swimming programme around you and your children – whether it’s starting on the swimming lesson journey, improving technique or getting more comfortable in the water. For adults, children and babies from 3 months.

 

Blue Whale Swimming School
Rochester & Walderslade
Blue Whale Swimming School is focused on providing high-quality swimming lessons and customer satisfaction. Qualified ASA / STA Swimming Teachers. Maximum 8 pupils per class. Abilities from non swimmers to pre competitive level. Parents and child lessons for babies and children from 4 months to 4 years. Also hold Aqua Yoga Natal Lessons.
01622 741949

 

Bubbles Swim School
Available throughout Medway
Have fun with your baby in a warm safe environment. Learning through play I will show you how to use word association to safely submerge your baby, also show you lots of different ways to hold your child to encourage their natural way of moving in the water.
01634 201873

 

Cascades Leisure Centre Swimming Lessons
Thong Lane, Gravesend, Kent DA12 4LG
Classes available for babies, children, teens and adults. Adult and child classes (4-18 months & 18-36 months) teach basic water skills and confidence for both adult and baby, through the use of toys and nursery rhymes .We have 3 levels to our pre-school classes (3-4 years) – beginners, improvers and advance. So it’s now time to hand your child over to our qualified teachers to develop basic water skills and confidence through the use of toys, nursery rhymes and independent swimming.
01474 337471

 

Commit 2 swim
Sevenoaks – Tunbridge Wells – Wadhurst, East Sussex
We are a private run company specializing in high quality instruction to the full ASA syllabus where children are able to obtain badges and certificates once the correct standard is achieved.
We pride ourselves on our small classes with each class running from 30min – 45mins. We cater for all ages from parent & Toddler, non swimmers through to swim club. Our classes are designed to improve stroke technique and to give confidence in the water for our younger children. We are committed to teaching good quality teaching are one of the first swim schools in the South East to be able to offer the new ASA swimming syllabus.
01580 855 061

 

Crook Log Leisure Centre – Baby Swimming Lessons
Brampton Road, Bexleyheath, DA7 4HH
Getting pre-schoolers comfortable in the water is a priority for us. We believe that swimming is a life skill capable of enhancing anyone’s future quality of life! Our instructors will ensure that they learn valuable swimming skills in a safe and welcoming environment with plenty of fun activities to develop their confidence and ability.
020 8304 9090

 

Cygnet Leisure Centre Swimming Lessons
Old Perry Street, Northfleet, Kent DA11 8BU
Classes available for babies, children, teens and adults. Adult and child classes (4-18 months & 18-36 months) teach basic water skills and confidence for both adult and baby, through the use of toys and nursery rhymes .We have 3 levels to our pre-school classes (3-4 years) – beginners, improvers and advance. So it’s now time to hand your child over to our qualified teachers to develop basic water skills and confidence through the use of toys, nursery rhymes and independent swimming.
01474 337484

 

Darrick Wood Pool Swimming Lessons
Lovibonds Ave, Orpington BR6 8EW
We’ve developed the Get Active in Swimming programme around you and your children – whether it’s starting on the swimming lesson journey, improving technique or getting more comfortable in the water. For adults, children and babies from 3 months.

 

Dover Leisure Centre Swimming Lessons
Townwall Street, Dover, Kent, CT16 1LN
We offer an extensive programme providing quality tuition for anyone aiming to learn to swim and are committed to all levels of swimmers whether it be babies, adults, or those looking to improve. Our lead teachers are all Level 2 qualified through the Amateur Swimming Association and we also use Level 1 assistance for specific classes.
01304 201145

 

DW Fitness Club Canterbury – Swimming Lessons
Maybrook Retail Park, Vauxhall Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1ZG
With no membership necessary, our swimming instructors are all fully qualified and offer reassuring and friendly training to ease your child into the water and transform them into confident swimmers. Whatever your child’s ability, whether they are a complete beginner or they are looking to develop their experience in the pool, we have a suitable class to help them reach the swimming level that they wish to achieve.
0844 372 53 58

 

DW Fitness Club Thanet – Swimming Lessons
Margate Road, Broadstairs, Thanet, Kent CT10 2BF
With no membership necessary, our swimming instructors are all fully qualified and offer reassuring and friendly training to ease your child into the water and transform them into confident swimmers. Whatever your child’s ability, whether they are a complete beginner or they are looking to develop their experience in the pool, we have a suitable class to help them reach the swimming level that they wish to achieve.
0844 249 53 38

 

Edenbridge Leisure Centre – Swim Academy
Stangrove Park, Edenbridge, Kent, TN8 5LU
Edenbridge Leisure Centre runs a full programme of over 40 swimming classes and courses designed for everyone from babies to adult non-swimmers. Taught by our experienced and qualified instructors, our trained team of staff will be pleased to help you select the class most suitable for you or a member of your family.
01732 865665

 

Erith Leisure Centre – Baby Swimming Lessons
Avenue Road, Erith, DA8 3AT
Getting pre-schoolers comfortable in the water is a priority for us. We believe that swimming is a life skill capable of enhancing anyone’s future quality of life! Our instructors will ensure that they learn valuable swimming skills in a safe and welcoming environment with plenty of fun activities to develop their confidence and ability.
01322 350 271

 

Folkestone Sports Centre
Radnor Park Avenue, Folkestone, Kent, CT19 5HX
If you don’t know how to swim or would like to teach your child, the smaller teaching pool is ideal. A wide range of courses are offered for children and adults of all ages and abilities. The courses run continually throughout the year and last from 6 to 8 weeks. All courses are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis, so be sure to book early.
01303 850222

 

Hartsdown Indoor Leisure Centre
Hartsdown Park, Hartsdown Road, Margate, CT9 5QY
We offer an extensive programme providing quality tuition for anyone aiming to learn to swim and are committed to all levels of swimmers whether it be babies, adults, or those looking to improve. Our lead teachers are all Level 2 qualified through the Amateur Swimming Association and we also use Level 1 assistance for specific classes. Your Swim School follows the National Guidelines and each class is based on the Amateur Swimming Association (ASA) National Plan for Teaching Swimming (NPTS).
01843 226221

 

Helen’s Swimming School  – Adult & Child Lessons
Crowborough & Mayfield, East Sussex
Join our award winning swimming school. Have fun in the water and meet up with other parents and carers with children of the same age. The aim of our adult and child class is to instil a love of water and water based activities at an early stage of a child’s development. Our lessons will support both physical and social skills, using songs and games with toys, floats and woggles. These activities encourage enjoyment and confidence in the water, leading to moving freely around the pool, both at the surface and under the water.
01892 662484

 

Little Fishes Swimming Lessons
Valence School, Westerham, Kent TN16 1QN
Little Fishes is run by Dotty Harris. Dotty is a sports enthusiast and parent to 3 young children (whose pictures appear on this website!) who has a been teaching swimming for more than 13 years. Parent and baby classes from 3 months.
Puddle Ducks Baby and Toddler Swimming East Kent
Classes in Maidstone – Ashford – Whitstable – Faversham – Canterbury – Margate – Ramsgat – Sutton Valence –  Sittingbourne – and more
Puddle Ducks offer unique baby swimming, toddler swimming and child swimming classes across the UK. Join us at any age from birth to 10 years old.
01622 236 111

 

Medway Sport Swimming Academy
Medway Park, Mill Rd, Gillingham, Kent ME7 1HF
Fully qualified swimming instructors will help you at every stage to improve your technique and stamina. Medway Sport Swimming Academy welcomes all from babies to teenagers and adults. It caters for all ages and abilities.

 

Ramsgate Swimming Centre
Ramsgate Leisure Centre, High St, Ramsgate, CT11 9TT
Set in the heart of Ramsgate, the sports centre was opened in July 2000. We offer an extensive programme providing quality tuition for anyone aiming to learn to swim and are committed to all levels of swimmers whether it be babies, adults, or those looking to improve. Our lead teachers are all Level 2 qualified through the Amateur Swimming Association and we also use Level 1 assistance for specific classes.
01843 585111

 

Seriously FUN Swimming Schools – Infants and Toddlers
Orpington & Sevenoaks
Baby Swimming lessons for babies and toddlers aged 4 months to 3 years. This swimming pool in Sevenoaks is ideal for anyone looking for swim babies classes from the surrounding areas including Sundridge, Westerham, Otford, Shoreham, Limpsfield, Orpington and Tonbridge.
01293 366 016

 

Seriously FUN Swimming Schools – Juniors
Orpington & Sevenoaks
Swimming lessons for children aged 3 to 12 years from beginners to advanced swimmers. This swimming pool in Sevenoaks is ideal for anyone looking for swim classes from the surrounding areas including Sundridge, Westerham, Otford, Shoreham, Limpsfield, Orpington and Tonbridge.
01293 366 016

 

Sevenoaks Leisure Centre – Swim Academy
Buckhurst Lane, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN13 1LW
Edenbridge Leisure Centre runs a full programme of over 40 swimming classes and courses designed for everyone from babies from 5 months to adult non-swimmers. Taught by our experienced and qualified instructors, our trained team of staff will be pleased to help you select the class most suitable for you or a member of your family.
01732 470700/01

 

Sidcup Leisure Centre – Baby Swimming Lessons
Hurst Road, Sidcup, DA15 9AE
Getting pre-schoolers comfortable in the water is a priority for us. We believe that swimming is a life skill capable of enhancing anyone’s future quality of life! Our instructors will ensure that they learn valuable swimming skills in a safe and welcoming environment with plenty of fun activities to develop their confidence and ability.
020 8302 0556

 

Stacy’s School of Swimming
Broadstairs – Canterbury – Folkestone – Margate – Ramsgate
Classes for children 3 and over. Small classes. Part of the ASA Swim School Scheme
07760242188

 

The Stour Centre – Aqua-babes
Station Approach, Ashford, Kent, TN23 1ET
A casual pay as you go session designed to advise parents how to introduce children aged 3 months to 3 years into the water. The instructor will suggest ways in which parents can give their children the confidence to take those first strokes.
01233 663 503

 

The Stour Centre – Toddler Swimming Lessons
Station Approach, Ashford, Kent, TN23 1ET
Toddler swimming lessons introduce children into the water and work on skills that include going underwater, blowing bubbles, floating, kicking with floats and general water confidence. Parents are expected to swim with their child unless stated otherwise by the instructor. For 2-5 years
01233 663 503

 

Tenterden Leisure Centre
Recreation Ground Rd, Tenterden,, Kent, TN30 6RA
We offer a comprehensive swimming lesson programme called ‘ASA’. Lessons are available for ages 6 months and over, either individually or in a group.
01580 765987

 

Tiny Fins Baby & Toddler Swim
Beckenham – Orpington – South Croydon
Lessons for Baby Beginners aged 4 to 14 months and Toddler Beginners. Fun Lessons! Babies learn to float, hold-on and even achieve short underwater swims!
020 8289 7185 or 07757 689303

 

Tunbridge Wells Sports Centre – Fusion Swim School
Angley Road, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 2PN
The Learn to Swim Pathway starts with FOUNDATION a programme for developing early years water confidence encouraged through sessions such as Parent and Baby (upto 18 month), Parent and Toddler (18 months – 3 years)and Pre-School Classes (3-5 years). Lessons for older children and adults, as well as 1 to 1 sessions, are also offered.
01892 540744

 

Turtle Tots Dover
Balance Spa & Health Club, St Margaret’s Bay Holiday Park, Reach Road, Dover, Kent CT15 6AG
Situated within Balance Spa & Health Club, Turtle Tots Dover is a great way for you and your baby to start swimming, meet new people and have a light workout.  Our small pool is lovely and warm, providing excellent conditions for babies.  Getting ready won’t be a problem either, we have a baby changer and good changing facilities in each changing room.  We stock Turtle Tots essentials such as nappies, neo nappies and baby warmers. Visit: www.balancespaandhealthclub.co.uk

 

Turtle Tots North Kent
Gravesend & Rochester
You are welcome to join a Turtle Tots baby swimming class at any time from when your baby is newborn, until they are 14 months old. At our classes you will learn how to swim with your baby above and below the water and how to teach your baby water confidence and key lifesaving skills. Also run a Toddler Programme (Gravesend only) for children aged 15 months to 3 years.
07791 046261

 

Turtle Tots West Kent
Chatham – Longfield – Orpington – Skeet Hill
You are welcome to join a Turtle Tots baby swimming class at any time from when your baby is newborn, until they are 14 months old. At our classes you will learn how to swim with your baby above and below the water and how to teach your baby water confidence and key lifesaving skills. Also run a Toddler Programme (Orpington only) for children aged 15 months to 3 years.
07539 727 775

 

Walnuts Leisure Centre Swimming Lessons
Lych Gate Rd, Orpington, Kent BR6 0TJ
We’ve developed the Get Active in Swimming programme around you and your children – whether it’s starting on the swimming lesson journey, improving technique or getting more comfortable in the water. For adults, children and babies from 3 months.

 

Water Babies Kent
Ashford – Canterbury – Maidstone – Gravesend – Sevenoaks – Medway – Hythe – Whitstable – Sheppey – Sittingbourne – New Ash Green- Dartford – Bearsted – Minster
Babies from birth can enjoy the enormous social and physical benefits of learning to swim in these specialist, structured swimming lessons. Using word association, movement, games and songs, we create sessions that are informative as well as fun – teaching the parent to teach the child. Water safety is also a priority. With progressive training, babies learn vital life saving skills, such as swimming to the surface to hold on to the side, following a sudden submersion. The course is ideal for teaching babies with a variety of special needs, including Downs Syndrome, Cerebal Palsy and babies wearing hip harnesses
01622 662589 or 07703 003904

 

The Weald Sports Centre – Fusion Swim School
Angley Road, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 2PN
The Learn to Swim Pathway starts with FOUNDATION a programme for developing early years water confidence encouraged through sessions such as Parent and Baby (upto 18 month), Parent and Toddler (18 months – 3 years)and Pre-School Classes (3-5 years). Lessons for older children and adults, as well as 1 to 1 sessions, are also offered.
01580 710720

 

White Oak Lesiure Centre – Baby and Pre School Swimming Classes
Hilda May Avenue, Swanley, Kent, BR8 7BT
Adult & Child Swimming Lessons (4 – 36 months). Our popular baby classes are focussed on water safety and water confidence.
01322 662188