Jersey City, NJ

When to Start Swimming Lessons in Newark: What Every Parent Should Know

Many parents ask us when to start swimming lessons in Newark. Studies show that children are safest when they start learnings the basics of water safety and swimming between the ages of 1 and 4. However, infants aged 3-months and older can participate in beginner-level classes at British Swim School.

With decades of experience, we know that swimming lessons are a great opportunity for children to start gaining self-esteem while improving their safety around the water.

Teaching Swimmers Aged 3-Months to Adults

Are you looking for a swim school in Newark? At British Swim School, we offer a variety of swimming classes for infants, toddlers, kids, and adults. Our program is designed for every experience level, making it the perfect fit for those just starting to advanced swimmers building upon their existing skills.

Our highly trained instructors are uniquely qualified to help anyone feel comfortable around the water. And with interactive teaching techniques, learning to swim has never been easier — or more fun!

We offer year-round swimming lessons for people of all ages throughout the Newark area, including:

  • “Parent & Me” style classes for infants and toddlers ages 3-months to 3 years. Swimmers learn to become comfortable and independent in the water while learning basic water survival techniques, such as floating.
  • Water acclimation and water survival classes for kids ages 3-years and older. We place children into swim classes based on their age and ability, with water safety at the forefront of every lesson.
  • Stroke development classes for older children who have mastered the water survival techniques, including pre-teens, teens, and young adults.

No matter which class your child starts at British Swim School, they’ll have a blast. Our child-friendly instructors pack each class full of games and activities that keep students entertained as they learn to swim.

Learn to Swim with British Swim School

British Swim School welcomes students of all ages with learn-to-swim classes to suit the needs of your family. Contact us today to learn more about our program. Otherwise, find a location and register online today!

Hear From Our Parents and Students

Great experience with British Swim School!

Our swim instructor Shyrone was great but even before meeting him the staff was very helpful in showing us the ropes. I was nervous but my kiddo loved it and it soon enroll his younger sister. Warren, Jersey City NJ

We love British Swim School!

I was hesitant at first, but the instructors are excellent - most importantly they make the children feel comfortable. Dawud, Jersey City NJ