Swimming is a vital life skill which everyone should learn, whatever their age. Whether you have never been swimming before, or your goal is to improve technique, Stonyhurst Sports Centre offers swimming lessons for all abilities.

Group Lessons

Following the Swim England Learn to Swim Teaching Plan, our swimming lessons are specifically designed to develop confidence, improve stroke technique and enhance stamina in child swimmers. Our group swimming lessons currently take place on the following days and times:

Mondays – 4.00pm and 4.30pm

Wednesdays – 4.00pm, 4.30pm, 5.00pm and 5.30pm

Fridays – 4.00pm and 4.30pm

Saturdays – 8.30am, 9.00am, 9.30am and 10.00am 

Group Lesson Dates 2019 – 2020

2nd September – 16th November

18th November – 15th February

24th February – 16th May

18th May – 18th July

Group Lesson Prices

Lessons are delivered on a 10-week rolling programme and payment must be made in full, at the start of the block.

£6.50 per half-hour lesson

Please contact the Sports Centre to enquire about availability.

Group Lessons Award Scheme

Group Stages
Tadpoles (1) Ducklings
Tadpoles (2) 1 – 3
Frogs 4 – 5
Fish 5 – 6
Sharks 7 – 8
Advanced 8 – 10

Advanced Lessons

Our Advanced Group Lessons are designed to enhance technique and endurance for swimmers who have achieved Stage 7 of the Swim England Learn to Swim Programme. Advanced lessons take place on Tuesdays at 6.00pm-7.00pm.

Advanced Lesson Prices

Lessons are delivered on a 10-week rolling programme and payment must be made in full, at the start of the block.

£8.00 per one-hour lesson

Please contact the Sports Centre to enquire about availability.

Advanced Lesson Dates 2019 – 2020

3rd September – 12th November

19th November – 11th February

25th February – 12th May

19th May – 14th July

Private Lessons

Are you an adult wanting to learn how to swim or are you a confident swimmer who would like to refine technique?

Do you feel that you child needs an extra boost to build their confidence or develop their existing skills?

Private lessons are available to swimmers and non-swimmers on a 1:1 or 2:1 tuition basis. Private lessons take place during our pool opening times and can be arranged with one of our qualified swimming teachers at a time to suit you.

1:1 – £20.00 per half-hour lesson

2:1 – £30.00 per half-hour lesson

Please contact the Sports Centre for more information and to book your lesson.

Refund Policy

All swimming lessons are non-refundable.