Learn to Swim
Our learn to swim program helps participants beginning at age 3 to improve their swimming abilities, progressing through all four swim strokes.Register Online
Learn to Swim provides instruction for every level of swimmer, beginning at age 3.
This progressive program allows participants to gain confidence and improve their ability in the water, progressing to fine tune all four competitive strokes.
New for 2013-14: We are now offering weekday morning private lessons for toddlers ages 3 - 5. Tot lessons are offered from 9 - 10 a.m., Monday through Friday. Each series meets once a week for 20 minutes.
Series 1: September 9 - December 21
Series 2: January 4 - April 12
Series 3: April 14 - July 26
Each Learn to Swim series includes fourteen weeks of instruction, unless otherwise noted on the schedule.
Group lessons and private lessons are offered evenings on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday; and mornings on Saturdays.
Tot lessons and private lessons are offered mornings on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday.
Please note: Lessons may be combined and/or a schedule may change based on the number of participants.
$250 - $260/14-week series*
One swimmer: $420/14-week series*
Two swimmers: $560/14-week series*
Three swimmers: $700/14-week series*
Four swimmers: $840/14-week series*
*Coors Fitness Center members, DU faculty/staff, DU students and DU alumni are eligible for a 10 percent discount. Please call 303-871-7728 to request the appropriate coupon code.
*Series are prorated in advance for any planned pool closures.
3 - 10 years*
We recommend private learn to swim lessons for any person over 8 years old who is just learning to swim, and tot private lessons for children 2.5 - 4 years old.
*Children must be 3 years old at the start of the series in order to participate in group swim lessons.
Group lessons: 1:4 (levels 1-4)
Private and tot lessons: 1:1
Semi-private lessons: 1:2-4.
Register online or call 303-871-4484.
Priority registration begins on Monday, December 2, and is open to Series 1 participants. Priority registration can be completed in the aquatics office or by calling 303-871-4484.
Open registration begins on Monday, December 23, and is completed on a "first-come, first-serve" basis. Registration is available online, by calling 303-871-4484, or in person at the aquatics office.
Aquatics office hours will be limited December 23 - January 3 for the holidays.
For additional information on learn to swim, or for help selecting the correct level for your swimmer's ability, please call 303-871-4484, email firstname.lastname@example.org or complete the interest form below.