Swimming Lessons

Salt Ayre Sharks Swim School

Salt Ayre Sharks Swim School

Learn to swim with Salt Ayre Sharks Swim School!

Following the Swim England plan for swimming, our recognised programmes cover all aspects of swimming for all abilities.

Delivered by our friendly instructors in a fun and supportive environment, we’ll have you confident and water safe in no time!

If you are interested in joining our swimming lessons programme, please complete this quick enquiry form:

Lesson options: 

Little Sharks 

For ages: 18 months - 4 years
Cost: £7 pay as you go, plus enjoy free entry to Energy indoor soft play straight after your session
When? Thursdays & Fridays at 11.30am and 12.30pm, please pre-book below
Description: Using songs and games, Little Sharks (previously known as Swimny Crickets) helps to build water confidence and independence, whilst also developing movement and basic water skills.

Book your Little Sharks session


For ages: Pre-school - 4 years
Cost: £24 per month via direct debit* 
Description: The beginning phase of the Swim England national programme, preparing children for lessons and assessing the basic water skills.

Children's Shark Group Lessons

For ages: 4 years school attendees+ years
Cost: £24 per month via direct debit* 
Description: Following the stages 1 - 7, our qualified staff progress learners through badges and certificates. Parents are given access to an online Parent Portal where they can review their child's progress throughout each stage.

*New* Adult Group Lessons

For ages: 16+
Cost: £6.50 per session, pay as you go
When? Thursday's 6pm - Beginners group, 6.30pm Improver group
Description: Group lessons specifically designed for adults. If you are a complete non-swimmer, or looking to improve your stroke technique, our friendly instructors will be on hand to get your water confident in no time. A relaxed and safe atmosphere with like minded individuals, it's never too late to learn to swim. Sessions are PAYG on a weekly basis. 

Book your Beginners Adult Group Lesson
Book your Improvers Adult Group Lesson

Solo Shark Lessons

For ages: Available for both children of 5+ years and adults
Cost: 1 to 1 lessons £15, 2 to 1 lessons £22.50 Minimum of 5 sessions must be booked and pre-paid.
Description: For a more bespoke experience, we offer both 1 to 1 and 2 to 1 lessons with a fully qualififed and supportive teacher. These sessions are designed to fit around your individual needs and help to develop your skills at a greater pace. These lessons are perfect for the beginner who is not confident in water, or the more competent swimmer who wants to learn technique or stroke improvement.

*Alternative payment options are available, ask at enrolment for more information. 

And something for you to get your teeth into…


All Salt Ayre Sharks are entitled to:

  • FREE swimming outside of lessons* at Salt Ayre Leisure Centre
  • A FREE swim hat





*During public swim sessions only