Swim School

Learn to Swim Programme

Our Learn to Swim Programme focuses on providing confidence for children in and around water and to advance their abilities to a level where they can participate in aquatic sports and other recreational activities. Classes run on a term-by-term basis.

 

Term 3

Please contact swim school via email swimschool@splashpalace.co.nz or phone call 03 217 7506 if you would like any further information.

The Splash Palace Swim School provides quality and affordable swimming lessons at the Splash Palace and Bluff pools. The Swim School focuses on providing confidence for children in and around water and to advance their abilities to a level where they can participate in aquatic sports and other recreational activities.

“In the water teaching” for babies to beginners is part of the unique programme offered by the school’s qualified, professional and dedicated swim teachers. Small class sizes ensure individual tuition. Achievement certificates are awarded at the end of each course.

 

Teachers

Swim School has 14 trained teachers. They all hold or are working towards their Aust Swim STA award, and three teachers have a Diploma in Swim Teaching. Each teacher has a current first aid certificate and Pool Lifeguard award. Splash Palace is also a Quality Swim School, a standard set by Swimming New Zealand.

 

Swim School Levels

 

Classes and prices for 2021

Swim School terms and conditions

All prices include GST and pool entry.

School-term classes
Baby classes: Tadpoles and Frogs 8 x 30-minute lessons $79.20
Pre-school classes: Turtles 10 x 30-minute lessons $92.00
School-age classes: Lobsters, Porpoises, Dolphins and Sharks: 10 x 30-minute lessons $110.00
Penguins: 10 x3 0-minute lessons $110.00
Seals: 10 x 45-minute lessons $115.20
Mussels: 10 x 60-minutes lessons $120.30
Adult classes: 8 x 30-minute lessons $108.50

NOTE: Check the school term and holiday dates.

School holiday classes
5 x 30-minute lessons $52.50
5 x 45-minute lessons $73.40

Boating Survival and Safety Course: $31.40

Summer Swim School – 5 lessons $52.50

Diving classes – $62.70

One-on-one learn to swim classes
5 x 20-minute lessons $142.80
5 x 30-minute lessons $163.00

 

Summer Holidays Swimming Lessons (17–28 January, 2022)

We offer a week-long swimming course (5x lessons starting at the same time each day) for children during the summer holidays.

Choose between week 1 or week 2 of the summer holidays. Lesson times range from 30 – 45 minutes depending on the ability level. Depending on your child’s ability level, there may be a choice in class times.

Summer Holiday Swimming Lessons Timetable

 

Week 1
Monday – Friday
17 – 21 January

Week 2
Monday – Friday
24 – 28 January

Turtles
5x 30min
  1. Starts 10.15am each day
  2. Starts 11am each day
  1. Starts 9am each day
  2. Starts 9.30am each day
  3. Starts 10am each day
Lobsters
5x 30min
  1. Starts 9am each day
  2. Starts 9.30am each day
  3. Starts 10am each day
  4. Starts 10.30am each day
  1. Starts 9am each day
  2. Starts 10.15am each day
  3. Starts 10.30am each day
Porpoises
5x 45min
  1. Starts 9.30am each day
  2. Starts 10.45am each day
  1. Starts 9.30am each day
  2. Starts 10.45am each day
Dolphins
5x 45min
  1. Starts 9am each day
  1. Starts 9am each day
Sharks
5x 45min
  1. Starts 10.30am each day
  1. Starts 9.45am each day
Penguins
5x 45min
  1. Starts 9.45am each day
  1. Starts 10.30am each day

Summer Holiday Swimming Lessons Prices

Ability Level Class Time Cost
Turtles 5x 30min $52.50
Lobsters 5x 30min $52.50
Porpoises 5x 45min $73.40
Dolphins 5x 45min $73.40
Sharks 5x 45min $73.40
Penguins 5x 45min $73.40

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Contact the Swim School by phone (03) 217 7506 or email swimschool@splashpalace.co.nz for more information.