PRIVATE LESSONS Private swimming lessons for youth are available. Each lesson is 45 minutes. Start with one or two lessons, or purchase multiple lessons at a time. Call 812.855.1321 for our multiple lesson discount rates and for more information.
Private lessons can be scheduled during the following times and locations:
SRSC Counsilman/Billingsley Aquatic Center
Monday - Friday: 11AM-1:30PM; 5:30-8PM
Saturday - Sunday: 12-2PM; 5:30-8PM
After July 6th - Aug 24th:
M/W/F: 6-7:30 AM
M-F: 11 AM - 1:30 PM, 5:30 - 8 PM
SAT & SUN: 12 PM - 8 PM
Cost per private lesson (45 minute lesson):
SEMI-PRIVATE LESSONS Can't fit group sessions in your schedule? Learn to swim with friends! We offer special discounts on semi-private swimming lessons. Call 812.855.1321 for our multiple lesson discount rates and for more information.
Cost per semi-private lesson (45 minute lesson, for 2-3 participants of same ability level):
MAKE WATER FUN! All ages and skill levels welcome for private lessons!
Let your children learn a skill that lasts a lifetime! Swimming lessons teach your children to feel comfortable in the water, important water safety behavior, and introduces them to a great form of exercise. Instruction for beginners, intermediate, and advanced swimmers is available for children 3-years-old and older. Parent/toddler lessons are also available for children under 3 who are with a parent. No Recreational Sports membership is required to participate in swimming lessons.
Choose from six levels of instruction for children.
Your child must be able to perform all skills learned in his/her current level before moving to the next level.
Here are the skills your child needs to register for each level:
LEVEL 1: New to the water, but willing to learn. Your child should also be able to listen and follow directions from the instructor and be independent from their parent.
LEVEL 2: Be able to comfortably place face and head in the water. Child is capable of entering and exiting the pool unassisted. Can perform front and back float for 3 seconds with support.
LEVEL 3: Able to float unsupported for at least 5 seconds on front and back. Also able to swim 5 yards of front crawl and tread water for 15 seconds.
LEVEL 4: Can swim 15 yards front crawl using rhythmic breathing. Also able to swim 15 yards of elementary backstroke, and tread water for 30 seconds.
LEVEL 5: Child is able to swim 25 yards of front crawl and elementary backstroke, 15 yards of breaststroke and back crawl, and tread water for 1 minute.
LEVEL 6: Able to continuously swim front crawl and elementary backstroke for 50 yards, breaststroke and back crawl for 25 yards, and tread water for 2 minutes.
Diving Lessons (Children only): Learn the basics to get started on diving! Your child must be able to swim the length of the pool (25 yards) and tread water for 1 minute in order to participate in diving lessons.
Register at the SRSC or SPHB Member Services during open facility hours.