Group Swim Lessons

Group Swim Lessons

YMCA Swim Programs are designed to nurture confidence, ability, and responsibility in the water for all ages and abilities. At the YMCA, swim lessons are about more than just learning strokes. It’s about fostering confidence and growth. YMCA swim classes for children and adults—led by certified instructors—prioritize safety and skill development in a supportive environment. Register by age group:

Parent and Child Swim Lessons

Experience bonding, skill-building, and growth together early on, fostering a unique connection through shared time in the water with your little one.

Preschool Swim Lessons

Young swimmers will gain coordination, confidence, and safety skills, encouraging early learners to have fun while spending time in and around the water.

Youth Swim Lessons

Gain safety skills, build confidence, foster friendships, and have fun with youth swim classes, setting the foundation for a lifetime of safe aquatic adventures.

Adult and Teen Swim Lessons

The benefits of swimming are wide-ranging, from enjoyable recreation to health benefits, and anyone can learn or improve their aquatic skills at any age.

Safe and Enjoyable Swimming For All

Available to members and non-members, group swimming lessons at the Sewickley Valley YMCA allow participants to learn and grow alongside others in a friendly, safe, and supportive environment. Learning alongside others fosters motivation, accountability, and friendship, enriching the learning journey. Private, semi-private, and adaptive swim lessons are also available.

With more than a century of experience, the Sewickley Valley YMCA excels in aquatics education and community safety, ensuring a nurturing environment for all swimmers, providing:

Expert Guidance

More than teachers, our instructors are experienced guides, supporting swimmers through every stage.

Health and Wellness

Swimming offers lifelong mind and body benefits including cardiovascular fitness, stress reduction, and strengthened muscles.

Learner-Friendly Spaces

The joy of swimming can be explored by all ages and abilities in our supportive and safe environments.


At the YMCA, we are dedicated to fostering youth development, promoting healthy living, and instilling social responsibility. Contact us to learn more about our indoor swimming programs, activities, and mission-driven initiatives designed to make a positive impact on others’ lives.