FAQ for Baby Swimming Lessons

What is the minimum age for infants to take part?
Our programme is suitable for babies from 4 months old onwards. Any babies younger than 4 months old is welcome to register for their slots first.
Can I group my 12 months old baby with 3 years old toddler together?
As they are in different categories, we recommend to conduct the class separately. We will be using different syllabus for Infant and Toddler Swim Lessons.
Do I need to be in the water with my baby?
Yes, parents are required to join their babies for swimming lessons. After all, you are your baby’s best teacher! Our instructor will guide you on how to teach your babies to swim. This allows the baby and parents to have fun together. Your babies will also have a sense of security.
What is the duration of each lesson?
Each session last 30 minutes. Don’t forget to prepare your little one’s favourite fluffy towel to keep them warm after the session.
What will babies learn in Baby Swimming Lessons?
Water Familiarisation Breath Control Submersion
Infants will learn how to explore in and around the water safely. Infants will learn how to hold their breath when verbal and kinesthetic trigger is given. Infants will develop confidence in submerging and gliding in the water.
Free Floating Propulsion Safety Skills
Infants will learn how to float without assistance to the ledge of pools or between adults. Infants will learn basic hand pulling and leg kicking action to move around in the water. Infants will learn how to turn and swim back to the ledge when they fall into the water and get themselves up to safety.
What do I need to bring for the lessons?

Bring along your baby’s:
1) Baby Swimwear ( No wet-suit required, the pool is heated)
2) Snugly fit swim diapers (Reusable and non adjustable type)
3) Baby’s Favorite waterproof toys (if any) 
4) Baby’s Toiletries
5) Towels
6) A Clean set of clothing
7) Baby’s food and drinks ( Babies tend to be hungry after lessons)

*Important Notice:
1) Children with the age of 5 years and below are required to wear snugly fitting swimwear   (Reusable and non-adjustable type)
2) Single-use disposable or even adjustable swim diapers aren’t allowed as they are prone to leakages, this is what we at Happy Fish have observed in many cases.

Are your swimming instructors certified and proficient in handling infants of that age?
Our swimming instructors conducting infant classes are fully qualified with the relevant certifications from the AUSTSWIM Infant & Preschool Aquatics. They also have at least a few years of experience conducting infant classes.
How many babies are there in a infant aquatic class?
Each class is limited to 6 babies only.
Is there any trial class available?
Yes, we do offer trial lesson at $50 per pax.
I'm interested to register for swimming lessons. How do I go about it?
You can sign up through our website by clicking Baby Swimming Lessons. You may also call us @ 6589-8650 to register!
I couldn't find my answer.
Please email your enquiries to admin@swimminglessons.com.sg, we will be in touch with you soon. Alternatively, you can give us a call at 6589-8650, Monday-Sunday, 9am-6pm.