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It’s never to late to Learn to Swim!

Adult swimming lessons are a great way to gain confidence in the water and live a healthier lifestyle. Not only is being able to swim a necessary life skill, which can come in handy both at home and abroad, but there are many health benefits that come with swimming. Whether you’ve never learned to swim, never been a great swimmer or simply haven’t swam in a while, we’re here to help.

“I started the Learn to Swim Scheme when I was 47, I’d never learnt to swim before but wanted to learn for my son.

Not only have I made friends, but I’ve learned a valuable skill and can now take my son swimming!”

Stephanie – Adult Learn to Swim Scheme Participant

Individual Assesment

Continuous assessment to ensure your at the right pace for you.

Experienced Coaches

All our coaches are Swim England Level 2 qualified.

Personal Development

Develop confidence both in and out of the water.

Improve Your Health

This aerobic exercise will improve your breathing, blood flow, lungs and resting heart rate, as well as decrease blood pressure.

Make Friends

In our swimming lessons you'll meet a supportive group of people all with the same aim.

Discounts Available

Tees Active LiveWell and LiveMore card holders get a discounted price!

Adult Swimming Lessons

Below are the times and locations of our current adult swimming lessons. Please call or email the relevant venues for more information and to join us!

Billingham Forum

Wednesday 18:15 – 19:00
Wednesday 19:00 – 19:45

Stockton Splash

Wednesday 15:00 – 15:45

IB Leisure

Friday 18:45 – 19:30

Billingham Forum

The Causeway, Billingham Town Centre, TS23 2LJ

T: 01642 551381

IB Leisure

Blair Avenue, Ingleby Barwick, TS17 5BL

T: 01642 132020

Stockton Splash

Church Road, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 1TY

T: 01642 660610

Thornaby Pool

Thornaby Road, Thornaby, TS17 8AA

T: 01642 616727

Block of 10 Swimming Lessons



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Start Your Swimming Journey

If you would like to enrol your child onto the Tees Active learn to swim programme, please complete this short form and a member of the team will be in touch. Please provide the dates, times and venues that you are able to attend so that we can find the most suitable space. We will add you to a waiting list if your requested days and times are not available and will be in touch once a space becomes available.

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