Adult Swimming Lessons

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Swimming lessons provide a great way to stay fit, improve your overall wellbeing and increase your confidence in the water. From your first strokes to developing your technique, we have all aspects covered, here at The Sir Doug Ellis Woodcock Sports Centre.

To top-up your swimming technique, our improver sessions are a great option! All our courses run      for 8-week periods on Tuesdays & Saturdays, starting 22nd January 2019.

Simply call reception on 0121 204 4623 to book, or visit reception. Or, if you're looking for a 1-1 lesson, please contact our recommended instructors below.

Beginner Lessons

  • Perfect for pool newcomers
  • Mixed gender groups of up to 12
  • Confidence builder

Improver Lessons

  • Perfect for those looking to improve their technique
  • Mixed gender groups of up to 12
  • Ideal for those who have finished the beginner course



  • Starts 22nd January - Ends 5th March = 7 weeks
  • Starts 12th March - Ends 7th May = 8 weeks (note no class on 23rd April)
  • Starts 14th May - Ends 9th July = 8 weeks (note no class on 28th May)


  • Starts 26th January - Ends 9th March = 7 Weeks
  • Starts 16th March  - Ends 11th May = 8 weeks (note no class on 20th April)
  • Starts 18th May – Ends 13th July = 8 weeks (note no class on 1st June)

                                To book, simply call reception on 0121 204 4623, or visit reception                        

simming prices 2019-1
 (for 8 weeks, 7 week course pro-rata)