SV Swim Lessons

Swim Lessons 2016

Did you know that modern swim instruction was invented at the YMCA? Maybe that’s why so many people trust the YMCA and continue to come back to enjoy our outstanding facilities and programs.

The Shades Valley Family YMCA has open registration for the YMCA Swim Lesson Program. This unique program is designed to teach kids and adults how to be safe in and around the water.

For more information, contact the Aquatics Coordinator, Amelia Bennett, at abennett@ymcabham.org or call the Shades Valley Family YMCA at (205)870-9622

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Swim Lesson Frequently Asked Questions 

 Private Swim Lessons

The Shades Valley Family YMCA offers private and semi-private lessons for swimmers ages 3 & up. These 30-minute lessons are customized to meet individual needs of every swimmer. Anyone wanting to further advance their or their child’s swimming skills will benefit from private lessons. 

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2016 Private Swim Lesson Registration Form


Group Swim Lessons

Group swim lessons at the Shades Valley YMCA are small...5 students to 1 instructor. Your child will learn the fundamentals of swimming in a fun, safe, and social environment. Space is limited so register soon!

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2016 Group Swim Lesson Registration

Group Lesson Descriptions


Day Camp Swim Lessons- Summer 2016

Day Camp swim lesson are perfect for your camper to learn about water safety and how to swim.  This time is set aside just for children enrolled in day camp. You will only be allowed to register for swim lessons if your child is registered for camp. Campers will not miss any scheduled camp activities. 

Please note: This is not a camp but an add-on to your child’s camp day. These are our traditional lessons that are taught Monday-Thursday for two consecutive weeks. Day Camp Swim Lessons are offered each morning at 7:45 a.m. for 2-week sessions (Monday-Thursday). Campers must be registered for two weeks of camp in order to attend day camp swim lessons. Campers will not miss any scheduled camp activities. THERE ARE NO INDIVIDUAL MAKE-UPS!!!

  • Pick-Up Time: 7:45 a.m.
  • Swim Lesson Time: 8-8:40 a.m.
  • Dates: June 6-16; June 20-30; July 11-21, & July 25-August 4
  • Fee: $60/ Members      $100/ Non-Members
  • Day Camp Swim Lesson Payments

Payment is due at time of registration or you can set up to bank draft along with your camp fees. Payments must be paid in full prior to your swim lesson session. Contact the Aquatics Coordinator, Amelia Bennett, at abennett@ymcabham.org for more information.

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