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Interested In School Holiday Swimming Lessons?

Enrollments for Kirby Swim’s School Holiday Swimming Lesson Programs, also known as “Vacswim”, are scheduled to open in September/October.

At that time, we will have a full breakdown of lessons & times available across 5 swimming schools in Perth. Fill out the form on this page to express your interest in school holidays swimming lessons/vacswim. If you choose to express your interest early, you’ll….

If you have any questions, please complete the form below also. We look forward to seeing you later in the year.

Express Your Interest


Interested In School Holiday Swimming Lessons?

Enrollments for Kirby Swim’s School Holiday Swimming Lessons, also known as “Vacswim”, are now open! Click below to view the timetables at our 5 locations across Perth & Mandurah and enrol in a vacswim / holiday swimming program today.

School Holiday Swimming Programs In Perth & Mandurah

Kirby Swim has 5 convenient locations across Mandurah & the Perth Metro area for all our school holiday swimming lessons / holiday swimming programs. Enrollments are now open. Click the swim school location that interests you to make a booking or for more information.

Why Choose Kirby Swim As Your Swim School

Olympic Gold Medalist Designed Programs

Small Classes Sized For Maximum Attention

Programs To Develop Stronger Swimmers

Nationally Accredited Teachers & Coaches

What You Can Expect From Our Vacswim Programs / School Holiday Swimming Lessons 

School Holiday Swimming Lessons

Vacswim lessons are a fantastic way to jump-start your swimming skills or boost your learning over the School Holidays! We offer classes that suit all levels and at various times so they can work perfectly with your schedule.

You see fantastic progress when you take Kirby Swim’s small class sizes and technique-focused program and come every day for a week or more! Our Vacswim program focuses on technique, skills, and strength in the water. It is taught by our highly qualified, experienced teaching staff, who are trained to help your swimmers make the most of each lesson.

For current and new swimmers, our program is tailored to get rapid skill improvement over the week blocks, and when weeks are combined, skills take off! They’re a great addition to our regular lessons and help throughout the year, or if in-school lesson times don’t work, they are a tremendous stand-alone intensive program. Try our Vacswim lessons and experience the difference a small, technique-focused class can make to your swimmers’ skills today.

School Holiday Swimming Lessons
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When Our Holiday Swimming Programs (Vacswim) Are Running

Holiday Swimming Programs Perth

School holiday swimming lessons (Vac Swim lessons) are run during most school holiday breaks at most of our swim schools throughout Perth and Mandurah. This page provides the most up-to-date information on class times, so as you’re reading this, you should know when your next school holiday swimming lessons are running. However, if not, please don’t hesitate to reach out and contact us. 

We believe that swimming is a life-saving skill that should be practised year-round, so we offer swimming nearly every week of the year in addition to our holiday swimming program.

Anyone can book Holiday lessons online – new swimmers to the program and current swimmers looking for a holiday’ boost’ or fun activity.

Holiday Swimming bookings open a few weeks before school holiday blocks, and your local centre will have information to help you book online, over the phone, in person, or with any queries you may have. We look forward to seeing you for the best vacation swim lessons in Perth and Mandurah!

Why Our Customers Choose Kirby Swim

Frequently Asked Questions

The times and dates for our school holidays children’s swimming lessons change from holiday to holiday. We have a variety of times available to suit everyone’s schedule. Click on the location that interests you at the top of this page to learn more information about the times & days of swimming lessons.

We cater to all skill levels, from beginners who will be learning water safety skills and basic swimming skills to advanced swimmers who have been in the water for years. If you’re unsure of your child’s skill level or what class level they should be in, please don’t hesitate to reach out to our friendly team, who will be happy to help.

Yes! We’re always looking for new additions to the Kirby Swim team who can bring the joy of swimming to more people. If you have past swimming experience and are interested in working with us to provide fun swimming lessons in our holiday swimming program, please click on the “employment” page on our website and submit your information in the form at the bottom. 

We prioritize the safety of our students with comprehensive measures, including constant supervision by certified lifeguards, routine emergency drills, and maintaining a clean, secure environment for all our lessons.

Our team comprises experienced and certified swimming instructors, each trained in life-saving techniques and first aid to ensure the highest quality of instruction.

We assess each child’s swimming ability to place them in the most suitable class, ensuring they receive the right level of attention and challenge.

We keep our class sizes small to provide personalized instruction, ensuring each child receives the attention they need to progress.

Every session is supervised by staff trained in first aid and CPR, ready to respond to any situation.

Our holiday programs focus on teaching a comprehensive range of swimming skills, from basic water safety to advanced strokes, tailored to each child’s level. These swim skills progress as your child progresses through the swimming levels we provide, with our focus always being on developing strong, confident swimmers in a fun learning environment.

Of course! We encourage parents to observe classes, which allows them to see their child’s progress.

Our pools all adhere to strict standards for water quality, conducting regular testing and maintenance to ensure a safe and clean swimming environment.

Our holiday programs are designed to offer intensive skill development, with daily sessions that help solidify learning and progress. They are typically run in a 2-week block with 5 lessons a week during the school holidays.

In our earlier swimming levels, we occasionally encounter children who are nervous around the water—don’t worry if this is the case for your child. Our instructors are particularly sensitive to children who may be anxious about water, employing gentle encouragement and tailored activities to build confidence.

We advise bringing the essentials – a swim cap (optional), goggles, proper swimwear, a towel, and a change of clothes for after the lesson.

An integral part of our lessons is educating children on water safety, equipping them with the knowledge and skills to stay safe in and around water.

Our programs cater to a wide range of ages, from young children to teenagers, with each program tailored to the needs of a specific age and skill group.

We recommend booking as early as possible, as spaces fill quickly, especially during the holiday season.

Our pricing is competitive and reflects the quality and comprehensiveness of our swimming programs. We offer transparent pricing information upfront. You can find the pricing details of our school holiday swimming programs by clicking on the location that interests you above or visiting our pricing page here.

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