Sefton’s Active Aquatics team offer swimming lessons at three of our leisure centres, Bootle Leisure Centre, Meadows Leisure Centre and Dunes Splash World. We deliver a range of swimming lessons which are suitable for all ages and abilities at times that suit you.

Our swimming lessons run all year round and payments are made by monthly direct debit. Active Aquatics members enjoy the added benefit of FREE swimming at our public sessions!

What is available?

Adult and Child lessons (age 9 weeks+)
Children’s swimming lessons (age 4 years+)
As swimmers progress there are options for activities such as Rookie Lifeguard, Flip n’ Fun and competitive swimming
Adult lessons including Swimfit
Our lessons are fully accessible for disabled children and adults.


Please use the registration form below to be added to the waiting list. Once you are on the waiting list, you will be contacted when spaces are available. Please be aware the lessons are very popular!

We currently have availability at our Dunes classes!

Swimming lesson framework

Our swimming lesson programme is based upon a framework called the British Gas Learn to Swim Pathway, produced by the Amateur Swimming Association (ASA). All of our swimming teachers are ASA qualified, committed to continuous improvement and ensure FUN is at the heart of every lesson.

For more information on the British Gas Learn to Swim Pathway, please click here


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