Kids Swimming Lessons

Swimming is an important skill and has been included as part of our national curriculum under the SwimSafer™ Programme. Staying active is the best way to help improve your child’s physical and mental well being, At the same time, help them to focus on daily activities better and study more efficiently.

Programme Information

Smile Swimmers’ swimming lessons for kids are designed according to SwimSafer™ programme – by Singapore Sports Council. This programme focuses on 7 key domains covering fundamental swimming techniques to advanced survival and rescue skills. Start with stage 1, your child will gradually progress to stage 2, 3, Bronze, Silver and Gold. Upon completion of each stage, he or she will be awarded a stage completion certificate and a badge.

Attaining SwimSafer™​ certification badges

Upon attainment of these badges and depending on their individual interests, some of our students go on to enrol to “Life-Saver” courses, where there are even more learning opportunities to further enhance their swimming skills.

Duration

45 minutes per lesson

Who Is Suitable To Attend

For children aged 5 years and above

How much it cost

$240 for 12 lessons, excluding a one-time registration fee of $30.

For kids that have attained bronze level and above, the fees will be $210 for 12 lessons.

Each child will receive a complimentary Smile Swimmers’ Starter Kit that contains a swim cap and a pair of goggles to kickstart one of the milestones in their life.

What is SwimSafer™ Programme

SwimSafer™ is a national water safety programme introduced by the National Water Safety Council (NWSC) in July 2010. NWSC is a council appointed by the then Ministry of Community, Youth and Sports (MCYS) to promote water safety for children in Singapore.

The SwimSafer™ programme consists of six progressive stages, comprising 12 hours of lesson time each. Key swimming techniques and domains that will be taught during the programme are:
1. Entries and exits
2. Sculling and body orientation
3. Underwater skills
4. Movement, swimming and strokes
5. Survival and activity skills
6. Rescue skills
7. Swimming knowledge

Why Your Child Should Learn Swimming

Learn A Life Saving Skill

Every child is born a natural swimmer and often without fear of water, like a “fish in water”. Learning how to swim not just keep your little ones safe, it also strengthens them both physically and mentally.

Quality Bonding Time

During the lesson, parents are encouraged to participate together as it is an excellent opportunity for you to bond and observe your child develop their love of floating in a weightless, calm and safe environment.

Build Confidence

When you introduced your child to activities like swimming at an early age, it helps your little one to eliminate any possible fear of water, instil confidence and develop a sense of independence in them.

Get Started With A Trial Class

Sign up for our trial kids swimming class today!​

Meet The Swimming Instructor

Coach Kidd has been coaching swimming classes since 2005. Smile Swimmers is built on his strong passion for swimming and hoping to impart his knowledge about the sports to children of all ages.

Qualifications

  • Diploma in Baby Swimming – Birthlight UK
  • Austswim (Infant & Preschool Aquatics)
  • Diploma of Baby Swimming (Denmark)
  • ASCA LEVEL 1 , 2 & 3 

Accreditations

  • National Coaching Accreditation Programme (NCAP) Certification
  • SwimSafer™ Instructor Certification
  • Singapore Swimming Teacher’s Association (STA) Certification
  • Singapore Teacher Association UK Baby & Toddler
  • Australian Strength & Conditioning Association (ASCA) Level 1, 2 and 3
  • American Swimming Coaches Association (ASCA level 1,2,3)

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FAQs For Kids Swimming Lessons​

A: 5 years old and above.

A: Yes. We have beginner, intermediate and advanced level kid classes to cater to the varying level of your childs ability to swim, so if your child needs to start from the basics, we will ensure that your child gets into the appropriate level.

A: They will learn swimming strokes and the swim safer course. For more information, you can check out this link https://www.myactivesg.com/swimsafer

A: 45 minutes ber class with a maximum of 10 students.

A: Yes. Coach Kidd is very experienced and he specialises in these areas so your child is in good hands. But of course if we feel that your child needs more attention, we may suggest them going for private classes.

A: Yes. After they meet the requirements, we will send your child for the test accordingly and if they are not ready we will let you know.

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