A Y certified swim instructor could be just what you or your child needs to become comfortable in the water! Private lessons are designed to meet your specific needs.

  • Limited contact with 1:1 or 1:2 instruction
  • Instructors wear face shields
  • We disinfect before and after your lesson
  • Personalized goals
swim instructor wearing a face shield

Our private swim lessons have been modified with your safety in mind! Private lessons are currently offered at select Gateway Region YMCA locations. Please call your local Y to inquire about a private lesson today!

  • Designed for 1:1 instruction
  • Age: 3+ years
  • Class length: 30-60 minutes

Group lessons aren't for everyone. Work one-on-one with a swim instructor to meet your swimming goals. Contact your branch Aquatics Director for more information, pricing, or to schedule your lesson today!

  • Designed for 2:1 instruction
  • Age: 3+ years
  • Class length: 30-60 minutes
  • Qualification: Participants must register as a pair.

Bring a swimming partner and work two-on-one with an instructor for focused attention on your swimming goals and needs. Contact your branch Aquatics Director for more information, pricing, or to schedule your lesson today!