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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: 

Toddlers & Babies Swim

For: parents and babies aged 0 - 18 months.
Cost: £6 per child, pay as you go
When? Tuesday's at 11.30am

There will be nursery rhymes/ children's music during the session and toys and floats available along with help, advice and tips for any parents needing guidance from a qualified teacher who will be on poolside. This is not an instructor led session, instead an opportunity to build parents' confidence and introduce your baby to the pool in a supportive environment.

Book your toddlers & babies swim session


Little Sharks - Block bookings

Our next Little Sharks blocks will begin on:

9th & 10th June

For ages: 18 months - 4 years
Cost: £49 for 7 week block block plus enjoy free entry to Energy indoor soft play each week straight after your session. Adult attends for free. 
When? Thursdays & Fridays at 11.30am and 12.30pm, please pre-book below. You must attend the same session each week.
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 place now



For ages: Pre-school - 4 years
Cost: £26 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: £26 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.

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

We run intensive 1 to 1 swim courses for children as part of our School Holiday Programmes.

Monday – Friday 30 min lesson between 9am -11am

£75 per child

For children aged 4+

Learn more and book on an intensive swim course (details will be added periodically throughout the year)



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





*Ts & Cs apply -
Available for those on children's block lessons only. Free swimming available during public swim sessions only.

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