British Swim School of Greater Philadelphia

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British Swim School is the nation’s premier water survival and learn to swim program. Our mission is to ensure that every person, regardless of age or ability, has the opportunity to be safe and happy in the water. Nationally, this has been our focus for more than 30 years. Locally, our school offers the best value for families who want to assure their children’s safety.

Our swim instructors are carefully screened and highly trained in the unique British Swim School methodologies and are dedicated to excellence in safety, fun, and swimming skills. We teach children as young as 3 months old to adults using gentle fun methods in indoor warm water pools year round! Our small class size enables us to take an individualized approach, allowing us to get to know and understand the needs of each student and family.

British Swim School offers open enrollment for our level-based program. Initially, students are placed in a safety or swim level based on their age and swim experience. Each student is individually graduated to the next level when they are instinctively able to perform the required skills to advance. This allows each student to progress through the program at their own pace. British Swim School is truly a special place – we teach invaluable water safety and survival skills to the most cherished people in your life, your children. We are in the business of having fun and saving lives!

Please call us at (215) 422-3338 with any questions and to arrange a visit to one of our school locations. We are here to help in every aspect of your swim journey!

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My daughter’s confidence has grown more than I’ve ever heard from anyone else doing other swim lessons through gold fish or the ymca or anywhere. Love these classes!

The foundation and stroke technique that BSS was able to provide Andrew has been beyond our expectations as parents. At just 5 years old, he was the talk of the summer swim team. We look forward to continued success in your program and are looking forward to the next step of Barracuda!

Best swim company I’ve ever worked with. My timid unconfident swimmers blossomed into confident and brave fish under the instruction of kind, patient and attentive staff. Can’t speak highly enough!

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