Swimming Lessons

2019 summer swim lessons are over. Check back in next Spring for details on Summer 2020 lessons

Learn a skill that will keep you safe and fit for life!

However old your children are, swimming can be great fun and even a life-saving activity.  Almaden Swim and Racquet Swim Lessons are designed to make your child water safe and swim-team ready. With our unique lesson structure and skilled staff, our tailored swim lessons will increase your child’s swimming skills and increase their confidence in the water. Our flexible lesson options and times will fit into your busy schedule.

2019 Private Swim Lessons

Private Swim Lessons, download the registration form here:

ASRC will offer private swim lessons starting June 10th, we will offer private lessons Monday – Thursday from Noon – 3:30 p.m. To schedule a private lesson, complete the attached registration form and mail, deliver to 6604 Northridge Drive San Jose, CA 95120, or email to swimlessons@almadensrc.org

Private Lesson Pricing: Members $25/per 25 minute class, Non-members $35/per 25 minute class.

Swimming Lessons - Almaden Swim & Racquet Club, San Jose

2019 Group Swim Lessons

Group Swim Lessonsdownload the registration form here:

Group swim lessons begin June 10th. Our instructor to student ratio is 4:1. Group lessons are held Monday – Thursday for two week sessions. We have morning (10:00 a.m. – 11:30p.m. start time) and afternoon (4:00 – 6:30 p.m. start time) lessons. Lessons are 25 minuets each.

Group Lesson Sessions & Pricing

Session Dates Members Non-members
1 June 10-June 20 $110 $160
2 June 24-July 3

$95 $140
3 July 9-July 19 $110 $160
4 July 23-August 2 $110 $160
5 August 6-August 9 $55 $80

Level 1-Starfish

  1. Retrieve Underwater Objects
  2. Back and Front Float with Support
  3. Knows Basic Pool Rules
  4. Blow Bubbles from Nose and Mouth
  5. Rhythmic Bobbing
  6. Safe Pool Entries and Exits
  7. Flutter Kick Front and Back (Assisted)
  8. Floating
  9. Rhythmic Breathing

Level 2-Clown Fish

  1. Elementary Backstroke
  2. Change Position/Level Off
  3. Deep (5ft) water Exploration
  4. Flutter Kick Front and Back (unassisted)
  5. Know Safe Swimming Rules
  6. Side Breathing
  7. Seated Dive
  8. Turning over Front to Back
  9. Back and Front Floats without Support
  10. Basics of Treadding

Level 3-Otter

  1. Backstroke
  2. Dolphin Kick (assisted)
  3. Freestyle with Side Breathing
  4. Deep water entry with recovery
  5. Elementary Back Stroke Kick
  6. Push off Wall and Glide, Front and Back
  7. Retrieve Underwater Objects
  8. Safe Diving Rules
  9. Treading Water, 30 seconds
  10. Dive From Kneeling and Compact Positions
  11. Introduce Sculling

Level 4- Penguins

  1. Backstroke
  2. Introduce Turns
  3. Sculling
  4. Introduce Butterfly
  5. Dolphin Kick (unassisted)
  6. Streamlines and Proper Push-Offs
  7. Freestyle with Side Breathing
  8. Tread Water For 1 Minuets
  9. Backstroke stay on back (12.5 yards)
  10. Stride and standing dives
  11. Open Turns

Level 5-Dolphins

  1. Flip turns
  2. Breaststroke (12.5 yards)
  3. Diving Safely in Top 4ft of Water
  4. Diving Board Standing Dive
  5. Butterfly (12.5 Yards)
  6. Backstroke - Stroke Count from Flags
  7. Freestyle with Side Breathing (50 yards)
  8. Backstroke (25 yards)
  9. Push-Offs With Breakouts
  10. Tread Water for 2 Minutes

Level 6-Whales

  1. Backstroke (50 yards)
  2. Breaststroke (25 yards)
  3. Freestyle (50 yards with turns)
  4. Butterfly (25 yards)
  5. Backstroke Flip Turnes
  6. Push-Offs with Breakouts from turns
  7. Sculling (25 yards)
  8. Tread Water For 3 Minuets

*Call 408-268-8015 or email swimlessons@almadensrc.org for more information.