Kids Swimming Lessons Pool

Improve your Swimming Technique & Confidence

Swimming Lessons for Kids & Teens: Your First Step To Your Child Being Water Safe


Learn how to swim with the right techniques and build stamina. Our goal is to create a safe, fun, and welcoming environment to learn how to swim. In addition, we aim to increase strength, endurance, coordination and reduce stress.

We are looking for swimmers who can swim but would like to improve. Swimming is a life skill that we should all possess living close to the coast.

Why choose SwimCamp for your children?

We offer different camps for different age groups and abilities, so there’s something for everyone! Join us for one of our swimming sessions and give your kids an exciting experience they will never forget.

Don’t wait too long, spaces are filling up fast!

Summer Swimming Camps Kids
We Teach Your Child to
  • Love and Enjoy Swimming
  • Learn how to swim in a safe and friendly environment
  • Develop water confidence, water safety and swimming skills
  • Increase coordination, balance and strength
  • Breath control, Buoyance and floating techniques, Propulsion through the water, Competitive Strokes

Join our Swimming Skills Programme for kids and teens.

We’ll bring your swimmer to the next level making them more effective and efficient in the water, while having fun.

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Thank you with the great work in teaching Evan to swim so far. He has really enjoyed it too.
Fiona M.
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Thanks for everything so far this year. Lily and Zoe have made amazing progress and we'll do our best to get them to the pool each week to keep it up!
Amy S.
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I had my children enrolled in Swimcamp and they have shown remarkable progress in their swimming skills. The pool is well-maintained, with certified instructors providing commendable guidance to the participants. I am extremely satisfied and pleased with how confident my kids now feel when submerged underwater, as well as learning strokes such as front crawl and backstroke. Overall, Swimcamp has been a great experience for both parents and children!
Ron A.
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I was hesitant to send my son to swimming classes, but I'm so glad that I did! He is absolutely loving the sessions and has made amazing progress in a short amount of time. Declan looks forward to going each week and he couldn't be happier with his choice!

🐰 Easter Swimming Camp for Kids Age 5+ (3 Days Intensive)

Our intensive swimming camps are aimed at those swimmers who are currently undertaking swimming lessons. We cannot accommodate swimmers who have no previous water experience. These sessions will focus on improving already established the swimmers have learnt in their lessons.

Where: Castle Park School, Swimming Pool, Dalkey
When: April – Please refer to dates in below
Time: Please check booking forms below
Duration: 45 minutes per session

Group 1 🐰

Swimmers who are in lessons for less than 6 months. If your swimmer cannot swim independently or requires a floatation device then this is the group for them.

Group 2 🐰🐰

If your swimmer is happy and comfortable in the water. They can float unaided and can move short distances through the water independently. Swimmers must be comfortable exhaling while having their face is in the water.

Group 3 🐰🐰🐰

Swimmers who can swim independently for 10m – 25m. They should have an understanding of how to move their arms and legs in frontcrawl, backcrawl and breaststroke.

Our intensive Easter swimming camps are aimed at those swimmers who are currently undertaking swimming lessons. We cannot accommodate swimmers who have no previous water experience. These sessions will focus on improving already established the swimmers have learnt in their lessons.

Kids Swimming Lessons Assessment Form:

We have a few spots available depending on age and ability. Session times are on Friday’s at 4:00pm, 4:40pm, 5:20pm and Saturday’s at 4:20pm, 5:00pm, 5:40pm and 6:20pm. Location is Castle Park School, Dalkey Co. Dublin. All new swimmers will be assessed before the first session to make sure we have availability for the right level.

☝️We’re thrilled to see so many children eager to join our swimming lessons! To maintain the high quality of our classes, we’ve decided to accept new swimmers only after an assessment. We want to ensure that each child is placed in the appropriate level and has the best chance to succeed. We understand that not everyone will be able to secure a place, even with an assessment, but we ask that you keep your appointment so that we can accommodate as many swimmers as possible. By cancelling or not showing up, you may be preventing another child from having the chance to learn this life-saving skill. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

Please fill out the form below to arrange an assessment ⤵⤵

📌 Kids Swimming Lessons: Location Castle Park School, Dalkey

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💁‍♀️ Our Swimming Lessons for Kids: Questions & Answers

Learning how to swim is essential for children, offering them an array of personal development benefits, including physical and mental health. It helps foster independence, build confidence, boost stamina, and teach vital survival skills. It provides a much-needed outlet for staying active outdoors, and swimming also encourages socialization among peers and strengthens relationships with family members. Learning the basics at an early age can be both fun and incredibly empowering!

The benefits of swimming lessons for kids are tremendous!

Not only does it promote healthy living with increased physical activity, but it also cultivates a more immense respect and appreciation for water safety.

Kids learn the importance of proper technique, endurance training, self-discipline and intuitiveness in the pool. With regular practice and instruction, children can master breathing control, increasing their confidence.

Taking up swimming can also boost socialization skills as they interact with professionals or peers at their level in group classes. Swimming is a skill that sticks around forever and is fun to share with loved ones too!

Our kids swimming lessons are specially designed for children aged 7 to 12 years old.

Please take a look at each session’s description or contact us if you have any questions.

Each of our swimming lessons for kids lasts 40 minutes.

Certainly. You will be delighted to see the progress your child makes. Parents will have access to an audience tribune. Please ensure that you do not interrupt the swimming sessions at any time.

Parents are not permitted in the changing rooms or pool hall, except for younger swimmers age 5-7.

Yes, especially with our younger swimmers.

Our coach-to-swimmer ratio is low, and we typically have 4–8 swimmers per coach, depending on the age group. This ensures that each child receives the personalized attention they need to thrive in their swimming lessons.

It’s a standard of quality that you won’t find in many other swimming schools.

Learning to swim can be different for everyone, and goals can also be different. There’s no one-size-fits-all model for swimming. We recommend swimming for at least a full term with us. Swimming classes are most effective if swimmers attend regularly. 

Parents must complete the online Health & Release Form and submit any necessary paperwork before their child may participate in any camp.

Please take a look at our Terms.

We know that having your child in a class with their friends can be important, but at SwimCamp, we want to ensure that your child gets the most out of their lessons.

By grouping swimmers with similar abilities, our experienced coaches can tailor the instruction to the specific needs of each child.

This approach guarantees that your child will make the most progress possible, becoming a confident and capable swimmer in the shortest amount of time.

You must inform us if there is any medical condition of the participant that may be relevant!

If you or the guardian know of any illness, medical condition or allergy caused to you as a swimmer or your child then you must notify us prior to any session and give full details so that we can take appropriate action or precautions if necessary.

In the event that we feel your child is not able to do the session due to illness, allergy or other appropriate reason then we reserve the right to prevent the participant attending a session and in such circumstances we are unable to offer any refund.

You can pay by credit card or debit card and all payments are secure. In certain circumstances, a payment can be made on the spot following a consultation.

Are you looking for a fun, safe and effective way for your children to learn how to swim? Look no further than our pool swimming lessons for kids and teens! Our goal is to create a fun and welcoming environment where everyone can learn the right techniques and build stamina. In addition, we aim to increase strength, endurance, coordination and reduce stress. Whether your child is a beginner or a seasoned swimmer, we have the perfect class for them.

Enrol your child in our swimming lessons today and see the difference that we can make! With our experienced instructors, your child will be able to swim with confidence in no time at all.

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