Adult lessons

It's never too late to learn how to swim.

We provide lessons for adults who want more confidence in the water.

We offer beginner, intermediate and advanced lessons, for first-time through to competent swimmers.

Adult swimming lessons are held in the indoor 25m pool, heated to 30 degrees and are 30 minutes long.

Each class has a maximum of eight adults.

Learn to Swim membership and fees

$41.40 each fortnight.
We debit your account on Monday each fortnight.

Payments are debited all year, including school holidays and public holidays.

Your Learn to Swim membership includes:

  • one lesson a week
  • unlimited access to aquatic areas per student to Harold Holt Swim Centre and Prahran Aquatic Centre (excludes warm water pool, sauna, spa and steam)
  • 4 weeks free suspension*
  • 4 make up lessons*
  • 10 per cent discount on swimwear and accessories.


  • 10 per cent on third and subsequent family members
  • a five per cent discount on the second lesson per week for one adult.

How to enrol

  • you must book classes within seven days of enrolling
  • you can book in person at the Centre, or over the phone.

What level am I?

Level  Ability
 Beginner No or limited swimming experience or confidence
 Intermediate Confident in the water and going underwater, but have no stroke knowledge
 Advanced Can swim at least 25m of freestyle and backstroke and wish to work on stroke development 

Online portal

Access your skills, level information and assessments through our online portal.

You will be assessed twice each quarter.

 Online portal login

If you've forgotten your login details, email