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It took Stanely 30 min to give me a value of 10 classes! Superb!

Twice a Week Swimming Classes for an Adult


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Maria was fantastic! My boys immediately felt at ease with her in the pool, even the 2.5 year old. She was encouraging and supportive - a very good teacher. I would recommend her to anyone wanting to learn to swim.

Swim Teacher/Instructor needed


Very patient teacher. Knows what he is talking about. I'm looking forward to reaching my goals!

I need swimming lessons services


Efficient and effective swimming lesson, thanks!

Freestyle stroke swimming lessons


Great teacher

Teach adult how to swim


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Why book swimming lessons through Airtasker?

With backyard pools in many suburbs and swimming regattas, there’s a lot of fun to be had if you’re confident in the water. However, swimming doesn’t come naturally to everyone. Whether you’re an adult who never quite got the hang of it or a parent looking out for your children, swimming lessons are one of the most important, life-saving lessons you can take.

Hiring a swimming teacher on Airtasker takes the hassle out of finding someone appropriate for the job. It’s one of the best ways to find an expert swimming instructor to teach you, your kids, or even your baby to learn how to swim the right way. You can even book swimming lessons using the app, and without even leaving home!

Make a post on Airtasker with all the crucial details. List the ages, numbers, and swimming skill levels of those who want swimming lessons. Qualified Taskers will reply to your post with a free quote. You can see reviews and ratings on individual Taskers to help you choose the best instructor. Get a headstart and use that pink button today!

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Top Swimming Lessons related questions

For certain types of tasks, you may need to enquire as to what specialist licenses may be required to undertake your task as this can vary. Please make sure that you confirm that a Tasker has the relevant swimming lessons licence and insurance before accepting an offer.

The time for each lesson and the time you need to complete the service varies. Depending on how fast you master the lessons, the frequency and duration of each session, the entire class can take a few weeks to a few months. Each session can take as little as 15 minutes to at most an hour. Practising outside your lessons under supervision can shorten the time to complete the service. 

Yes! If you run a business like a swimming school, you can hire Taskers to boost your staff. Make a post on our platform with all the essential details. Include the type of lessons you want a Tasker to teach and their desired level of experience. Potential Taskers will reply with a free quote, and then you can negotiate rates and schedules from there. Take note; you can hire Taskers to provide other lessons apart from swimming.

Yes. Make a post on Airtasker with the necessary details. Include your location, the age of your little learner, schedule and budget. Our platform will match you with Taskers closest to you that offer one-to-one swimming lessons for babies. They’ll give you a free quote, and you can see their ratings and reviews apart from their rates so that you can pick the best one. Use our platform and have your precious baby learn how to swim straight away! 

Yes, you can, but be sure to mention this in your post on Airtasker to get matched with Taskers who have this skill. Taskers who specialise in teaching adults to overcome their fear of water will reply to your post and give you a free quote. Rest assured, you can find an expert swimming instructor close to you who can help you or anyone in your family get over their phobia and discover the joy of swimming. 

You sure can! You can find capable Taskers on our platform that offer swimming lessons for adults, even for kids and babies! So whether you’re 16 or 60, there’s no shame if you haven’t yet learned how to swim. Make a post with all the crucial details like your age, swimming skill level, location and budget. You’ll find that only the most experienced, non-judgmental, patient and friendly swimming instructors are available on Airtasker, all willing to help. 

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What do swimming lessons include?

Swimming lessons include all the tasks necessary for your swimming instructor to teach you, your children, and even your babies to swim safely and with confidence. These are private swimming lessons where your hired instructor can introduce first-timer swimmers of any age to water in a safe manner and ensure that the class begins on a positive note. 

They can give lessons in the shallow end of a pool to help beginners find their buoyancy, develop their confidence and get them accustomed to staying in the water. After they develop these skills, they can learn the basics. These can include proper breathing, proper arm strokes and kicking. Swimming instructors can adjust to a student’s level, from absolute beginners to more advanced swimmers.   

Baby swimming lessons 

Yes, swimming instructors can teach your baby to swim! Note that your baby must be at least 6 months old to take swimming lessons. Babies at this age tolerate colder water better and have better motor skills. Your swimming instructor can teach your baby alone, but they may ask for at least one parent to take part. 

The presence of mum or dad is essential to make sure your baby feels safe and comfortable during the lesson. The swim instructor can help your baby learn to love and enjoy the water, teach them how to float and gradually teach them how to kick and move about in the water.  

Kids swimming lessons

Your hired instructor can start your kids’ lessons by teaching your kids how to breathe underwater and how to float. These one-to-one swimming lessons can help toddlers and pre-teens enjoy the water and avoid developing a fear of it. Your swimming instructor can teach them basic swimming strokes after they’ve mastered floating and proper breathing. 

Adult swimming lessons

Swimming instructors can also teach adult students to swim. If the adult student is a beginner and has aquaphobia, some instructors can lead them to overcome their fear of water. For adult learners that are more comfortable in the water, the instructor can teach them how to float on their own or help improve their technique. They can also teach adult students essential breathing and floating, then proceed to learn swimming strokes and strategies to move through the water. 

Lessons for advanced swimmers

Some swimming instructors can teach advanced swimmers to improve if necessary. If an advanced student is a competitive swimmer, the swim instructor can test their ability by timing their laps. They can see how they can help them improve their lap times and recommend the necessary measures. This can include setting a diet and training regimen, then testing to measure improvement. This process can continue until the advanced swimmer attains their goals. Once you’ve mastered swimming, why not learn to conquer deeper waters? 

Recent Swimming Lessons tasks

Adult swimming lessons


Truganina VIC 3029, Australia

3rd Dec 2023

To teach swimming to.an adult in a public pool - Due date: Flexible - Due date: Before Saturday, 27 January 2024

Teach me freestyle swimming


Werribee VIC, Australia

3rd Dec 2023

27yr male would like to learn freestyle swimming, has solid foundation of chest stroke. Happy to talk about rate. - Due date: Flexible

Looking for a qualified swim instructor


Picnic Point NSW 2213, Australia

2nd Dec 2023

Hi. I've got 3 children aged 1 year, 2.5years and 4 years. I'm looking for a qualified swim instructor that can teach them how to swim at our home. Must have previous experience teaching kids. - Due date: Flexible

Weekly swim lessons at home


Phegans Bay NSW, Australia

2nd Dec 2023

Private swim lessons at home in Phegans Bay. Heated pool. 2 x 2.5 year olds group lesson. Saturday at either 10.30am/11/11.30 or Sunday 11am, 11.30am/12pm. Hoping for a 30min lesson. Needs to have relevant qualifications, cpr, working with children, swim instructor qualifications. Preferably female. - Due date: Flexible - Due date: Flexible

Swimming lessons


Baulkham Hills NSW, Australia

2nd Dec 2023

swimming lessons for kids at home pool - Due date: Before Saturday, 9 December 2023

Swimming lessons instructor


Miranda NSW 2228, Australia

2nd Dec 2023

Swimming instructor needed over the Christmas break to teach my toddler how to swim. He is already enrolled in swimming lessons and loves swimming. We'd like to continue it over the Christmas break. The lessons will need to be in a public pool. We have a car so can travel to a pool of your preference if easier. Around the shire would be best as we are in Miranda. - Due date: Flexible

Looking for a swimming instructor for 1:1 lessons for an adult.


Geelong VIC, Australia

2nd Dec 2023

Looking for a swimming instructor for 1:1 lessons for an adult. - Due date: Flexible

Need a Swimming instructor


Preston VIC, Australia

1st Dec 2023

I work in the Aviation industry as per my roster I don't have a fix off day. My off days normally would be middle of the week. I am from Preston happy to travel towards you. I just need to learn basic swimming skills. Please let me know your availability and where will be the swimming classes can be conducted. Thank you, Kind Regards, Pad Perera - Due date: Flexible

Looking for swimming lessons


Lane Cove NSW, Australia

1st Dec 2023

I’m looking for a swimming teacher to provide swimming lessons for myself either at a public pool or at the pool in my apartment block. Thank you 🙂 - Due date: Flexible

Teach swimming at home


Bridgeman Downs QLD, Australia

1st Dec 2023

Teach swimming to 2 kids who are 5 and 7 year old everyday - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 4 December 2023

Looking for swimming instructor close to wallan or cragieburn


Northcote VIC 3070, Australia

1st Dec 2023

Looking for 1:1 swimming instructor. Atleast 2 sessions per week. - Due date: Before Saturday, 30 December 2023

Looking for Female swimming instructor


Box Hill NSW, Australia

30th Nov 2023

Is anyone available to teach swimming. I’m looking for a Female swimming instructor for 2-3 days a week during December and January. - Due date: Flexible

Private Swimming trainer/instructor


Rodd Point NSW, Australia

13th Nov 2023

I'd like to learn swimming, I have a membership of Innerwest Aquatic Centre and my preferred location is the Leichhardt Centre. Can be once/twice a week if all goes well!

Very good instructor, On time , Patient, skill fill with good training skills.

Can any professional teach a 6 years old boy swimming, one on one?


Artarmon NSW, Australia

18th Sep 2023

What’s your offer, one on one lessons? - Due date: Flexible

Love Rachel sooooo much, and she’s so great in teaching my 6 years old boy. Highly recommended!!!!!!!

Swimming lessons


St Leonards NSW, Australia

2nd Sep 2023

Hi there, I'm (female 20s) looking for someone who can help me practice swimming in our apartment pool. I have been taking lessons but need help to practice. Thank you - Due date: Flexible

She's very professional and helpful. Highly recommended!!

Swimming instructor southbank


Southbank VIC 3006, Australia

29th Aug 2023

I need a swimming instructor who can come teach me swimming in the building pool located in southbank. - Due date: Flexible

Very happy with the swimming lessons provided by Yash, highly recommended

Adult Swim Coach


Templestowe Lower VIC 3107, Australia

29th Aug 2023

I'm looking for a private swim instructor for 1h training session every month, in Aqurena (doncaster VIC). I'm on entry level of free style, not bad on breast stroke. Looking to improve on both styles. I want to know your availablity and cost. Cheers Harold

Great instructor. Learnt a lot.

Swimming instructor with access to pool needed


Artarmon NSW, Australia

14th Aug 2023

I have done some swimming lessons but I need more practice to be able to swim properly. If you live close by (Artarmon) and have access to a swimming pool where we can practice and you can help me improve, please get in touch. I'd like to begin immediately before I lose whatever I've learnt so far. Please mention where you live. - Due date: Flexible - Due date: Flexible - Due date: Flexible

Rachael was very helpful in teaching me swimming techniques specific to the areas I was struggling with and in a style that suited me best. The swimming pool was clean and not crowded. I would highly recommend Rachael for swimming lessons.

Teach me swimming


Frenchs Forest NSW, Australia

13th Jul 2023

I am a 37 year old female, looking for a swimming instructor in any of the northern beaches rock pools.

Had a great first lesson. Would highly recommend him to anyone!

Swim teacher


Putney NSW 2112, Australia

19th Jun 2023

Need qualify private swim instructor for my 7 years old to perfect his free style Mon 26 - Fri 30 Jun in Ryde Aquitic Center - Due date: Before Friday, 23 June 2023

Simon is great with kids!