Private & Semi Private Swim Lessons
These lessons are designed to give participants individualized attention to improve or refine their swimming skills. Together,
the instructor, participant and/or parent determine the goals for the session and the curriculum is customized in order to meet these goals. Lessons are 30 minutes in length.
Step 1: Complete this Private and Semi-Private Lessons form and return it to firstname.lastname@example.org or the Service Desk at the YMCA.
Step 2: A staff member will recruit an instructor who matches your swimming goals and availability. You will then be introduced to your instructor via e-mail.
Step 3: Your private instructor will e-mail you within 48 hours to schedule your first lesson.
Step 4: Stop by the YMCA Service Desk to purchase swim lesson punch card.
Step 5: Prior to each lesson, provide your instructor with a lesson punch card.
Step 6: After your first lesson, schedule all future lessons with the instructor. Your instructor will give you a copy of the calendar of lessons.
Frequently Asked Questions
How long are lessons and when can we have a private lesson?
Lessons are 30 minutes long. The best time to have private and semi-private lessons is during open swim and swim lessons.
How many lessons should I purchase?
Most participants purchase 1-5 lessons, then decide whether they want to continue with private or semi-private lessons.
What if I have a specific instructor in mind?
If you have a specific instructor in mind, note that on the Private and Semi-Private lesson form and we will do our best to accommodate you. We only use our most experienced and qualified instructors to teach private lessons.
Group Swim Lessons
*Semi-Private swim lessons cost is split by attendees.