Queensland’s much-loved UQ Sport Learn-To-Swim program
The UQ Sport Swim School delivers one of Queensland’s most comprehensive aquatic education programs, with kids of all ages and skill levels catered to – from bubble-blowing babies to raring racers!
Water babies will paddle up a storm at the UQ Sport Swim School, diving into a continual year-round program (with a break over summer holidays) – growing your little tadpole into the strongest fish in the sea.
Why UQ Sport?
UQ Sport are Queensland’s largest multi-sport complex, and they can prove it! Their Aquatic Centre 50m pool is Olympic-standard, sitting alongside their heated 25m and Programs Pools. They facilitate friendships and build important qualities in your child – like water confidence, self-esteem and healthy habits – all while putting a smile on their dial. UQ Sport only employ experienced and reliable coaches and leaders, so you can rest assured your child is in the best of hands.
What makes the UQ Sport program different?
UQ Sport’s AUSTSWIM and Swim Australia-accredited qualified instructors guide each participant through high quality and engaging programs in a fun, relaxed and positive environment – ideal for building vital water confidence and skills.
The Swim School’s 10-level Learn-to-Swim program runs on a 48-week Direct Debit program, allowing your child to advance at their own pace. Each participant is placed in a level that matches their swimming ability.
Classes run between 30 to 75 minutes, and are held on a daily basis in their heated Program and 25m Pools. To get the best results for your child, UQ Sport recommend enrolling in a minimum of two lessons per week.
The Swim School also offers Private Learn-to-Swim lessons, and deliver the UQ Sport Can Swim program – a personalised one-on-one program tailored to individuals with disabilities and special needs. They help these individuals achieve their swimming potential, improve water safety and other skills such as coordination, strength, endurance and self-esteem, which can then be transferred to activities outside of the pool.
What else is on offer?
From womb to water baby, UQ Sport supports all ages in the pool – including mums-to-be. The Bubble Club offers expectant mothers a free 14-month Maternity Pass to the Aquatic Centre, allowing you to keep fit and meet other mums. Once the bubble pops, you’ll also enjoy free access to Learn-to-Swim classes for your bub between the ages of 4-6 months!
For more information or to book, make sure to check out the UQ Sport website.