Children

Children's Swimming Lessons

The Annette Kellerman swim school operates lessons 7 days a week, running a continuous 52 week membership (48 lessons with 4 weeks family swimming including one week enrolment in our fast track program over the summer break). 

Lesson are of 30 minute duration and swimmers are required to complete a minimum of 16 weeks, commencing the week you enrol.

Our swimming lessons empower students to think, discuss and decide whilst having fun in and around water.

Please Note

If your child is 3 years or older they will require a free swimming assessment.

Bookings are essential. Assessment times are as follows:

  Morning Afternoon
Mon - Thu 10:30 am - 11:30 am 04:00 pm - 06:30 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 11:30 am 04:00 pm - 05:30 pm
Saturday    
Sunday 10:00 am - 12:00 pm  

Key Learning Areas

  • Entries and exits
  • Floating and sculling
  • Movement, propulsion and stroke development
  • Personal survival
  • Underwater skills
  • Rescue and emergency
  • Water safety knowledge

What You’ll Be Accessing With Us

Weekly Lessons

Enjoy weekly swimming lessons throughout the year for 48 weeks.

Easy and Affordable

With weekly payment, swimming lessons are more affordable and can be easily managed with our direct debit system.

Active Kids Provider

As an Active Kids provider we accept active kids vouchers that can be credited towards your childs swimming lessons. 

Ongoing Enrolment 

Preventing the need to re-enrol each term and offering your preferred lesson time.

Year-Round Unrestricted Access 

Students have unrestricted access to aquatic areas in line with Royal Lifesavings Keep Watch Regulations. 

4 Weeks FREE 

Enjoy free family swim access for 4 weeks over summer.

Plus, 1 Week Holiday Swim Program 

1 week Holiday Swim Program for either Fast Track or the Water Safety program.

Levels

Simply take a look at our swim experience journey below to identify the ideal entry level for you and your loved ones.

Wonder Level

A water familiarisation program for parents and their children aged 6 to 36 months.

  • Wonder 1 - babies 6 months to 1 year
  • Wonder 2  - babies 1 year to 2 years
  • Wonder 3 - toddlers 2 years to 3 years

Courage Level

A program that builds water confidence for children between the ages of 3-5 years.

  • Courage 1 - no previous lessons experience, will not willingly submerge face.
  • Courage 2 - limited to no experience with lessons, will submerge face in water.
  • Courage 3 - assessment required
  • Courage 4 - assessment required.

Active Level

A swimming and water safety program for children between the ages of 5-14 years.

  • Active D1 - no previous swimming experience.
  • Active 1 - can front and back float, kicking on front and back without assistance
  • Active D2 - an assessment is required
  • Active 2 - an assessment is required
  • Active D3 - an assessment is required
  • Active 3 - an assessment is required
  • Active 4/5 - an assessment is required

Join Our Program

To express your interest please click the Enrol button below. We look forward to having you in the water with us soon!

FAQ's Expand all

Can I leave the Centre?

Unfortunately not. 

Parents must remain in the centre on the pool deck level at all times. 

They should also ensure that they are supervising their child outside their lessons; this includes being ready to collect your child when they finish there lesson. 

Does my child have to wear a swim nappy?

Simple answer is yes. 

NSW Health regulations mean that all children (including those in lessons) aged under 4 are required to wear a tight fitting swim nappy. 

What is your "Make up" lesson policy?

In the event of a missed lesson The Centre must be notified prior to your lesson by sending an email to makeuplesson@akac.com.au. There is a maximum of 2 Make-up lessons per minimum program instalment (16 weeks).  These are not able to be tacked on the end of your enrolment period. All credits are to be utilised by the 31st December each year or they become void.  **Upfront Members – ALL make-up classes must be used prior to the expiry of your current instalment or they become void.  If a make-up class is not available at the requested times you will receive a family swim pass, credits will not be carried over.

What are the Terms

For a copy of the T&C's of the membership click here.

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