Children's Swimming

West University Place partners with multiple top swimming coaching and training companies in our area. From infants to teens, from beginner to experienced, if you want to learn to swim, or just improve your skill and technique, we offer a program right for you. 

Learn about our children's swimming programs below.


Wally's PoolSchool

Ages: 1 year and older

Children learn water safety, holding their breath, basic to advanced swimming skills, and endurance in the water.


Infant Aquatics

Ages: 6 months - 6 years

It's never too early for your child to learn to swim. Learning to swim as an infant can often be easier than learning when older. Infant Aquatic Swim is a proven method that equips children ages 6 months to 6 years with the survival swimming skills required to safely enjoy the water.


The Swim Guru

Ages: 6 and up

For young proficient swimmers who want to hone their technical skills in order to swim more confidently and competently.


Youth Swim Fit

Ages: 8 and up

This is a class geared for intermediate swimmers ages 8 and older, who can swim the pool length comfortably with a reasonable crawl stroke or freestyle and would like to improve their swimming skills and fitness.


Wolfies Swim School

Ages: All ages children

A family-owned business that specializes in small class sizes for students of all ages and skill levels. Flexible scheduling.


Lifelong Swim School

Ages: 4 months and older

Providing swimming lessons at all skill levels for children as young as 4 months. Also offers lessons for special-needs swimmers.


Lifeguard Certification

Ages: 15 and up

Are you 15 or older and looking for a great summer job, after-school activity or challenging career in aquatics? Lifeguarding puts you in an exciting position, working as part of a team to help people safely enjoy the water. Lifeguarding will also help you develop skills and experiences that will be valued by colleges and future employers. Prerequisite swim tests are performed on the Saturday before class starts at the Rec Center pool. Prerequisite testing is NOT optional and must be completed before the participant can receive the link for the online portion of the class. This class has online and in-class pool components. All videos and interactive activities online must be completed between the prerequisite swim test on the first day and the in-class dates.

Prerequisite swim test:
8:00 – 10:00 am: March 14, April 11, May 9, May 30