About Us

Our Aim

  • To instil water safety skills in babies and young children.
  • To encourage independence and boost self confidence in and around water.
  • To get babies and young children comfortable, buoyant and mobile in water.

Our Programmes

  • Are focused on babies from 6months old to children of 7 years old.
  • Todswim: (infants 6months to 30months). Parent/ caregiver in water. Maximum of four parent/babies per lesson. Lesson is 30 min in duration. Option of once or twice per week.
  • Learn to Swim: (children from 2.5 years to 7 years.) Children taught on a one-on-one basis (private class.) Only one teacher in the water at a time. Lessons are 15min in duration. Option of once or twice per week.
  • Intensive Courses:
    – Learn to Swim: Ten lessons over a two week period. Held in December.
    -Todswim (6 months to 2.5 years) Mini Course: Tues, Wed and Thursdays over two weeks, mornings only.
    A parent/caregiver to accompany child in the pool. The lessons take place mornings and are group lessons, 30 minutes in duration.
    Please send enquiry for days and times of classes.
    Enquire now.

Our Method

  • Child centred approach with age appropriate skills.
  • Tender loving care, no force.
  • The use of games, songs and toys promote a warm friendly environment.
  • Reward different levels of achievement.
  • Small classes.

Our Instructresses

  • Qualified with Swim South Africa – National governing body.
  • Members of Cape Town Metro Aquatics.
  • Baby Swimming Instructress qualified with the Professional Baby Swimming Teacher’s Association.
  • Hold cardio – pulmonary resuscitation certificates, updated yearly.

Our Facility

  • Established 2004.
  • Indoors, safe secure environment.
  • Pool water heated to 32 degrees to maximize learning process.
  • Water is hygienically maintained.
  • Comfortable waiting area, change room and toilet facilities.

The Professional Baby Swimming Teacher’s Association ( PBSTA )

Swim South Africa
Reg. no. T/WCP/2004/0001800

Nurse (General, Psychiatric, Community) and Midwife

Cape Town
Metro Aquatics

International Paediatric Aquatic Techniques