Swimming Lessons at UCD

UCD Sport & Fitness Swim School


UCD Swim School

UCD Sport & Fitness has dedicated swimming lessons for toddlers, children and adults.  These are available to private & UCD student members only. All booking enquiries should be made at our reception desk or by emailing swimming@ucd.ie  

We offer the following

Parent & Toddlers classes (Children from 18 months up to but not including 4yrs) 

These are specific lessons offered to toddlers introducing them to water for the first time in a fun and safe environment in our Olympic sized pool. This is their first step in developing their confidence in aquatic skills.


Upcoming Parent & Toddler classes dates are:

  • Sat 14th/Sun 15th April - Sat 12th/Sun 13th May 2018( 5 weeks)
  • Sat 26th/Sun 27th May - Sat 23rd/Sun 24th June 2018 (5 weeks)

These 25 minute classes are on at 09:00 and 09.25 on Saturdays and Sundays.


Children’s Swim Lessons (4yrs+)

Children’s lessons cater for all abilities, from beginners up to advanced lane swimming in our Olympic sized pool. Lessons are taught in a relaxed atmosphere with fully qualified, enthusiastic dedicated Instructors providing quality instruction.

Current children’s term dates are:

 Tuesday 10th April 2018 - Sunday 1st July 2018 ( 12 weeks inclusively & consecutively)

Next children’s term dates are:

 Tuesday 11th September 2018 - Sunday 2nd December 2018 (12 weeks inclusively & consecutively)

 These 40 minute classes take place throughout the week and at weekends.

Current customers please click the on ’Book Now’ to book lessons for the next term


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Adult Swimming Lessons

Our adult swimming lessons cater for beginners, intermediate, and advanced standard in our Olympic sized pool. These lessons give you the opportunity to learn the core aquatic skills to aid your development in swimming all four strokes. We encourage confidence building in a fun, supervised, and friendly atmosphere.


Current adult term dates are:

         Monday 9th April 2018 – 25th June 2018 (10 weeks inclusively , no lesson on May 7th or June 4th Bank Holiday Mondays)

        Wednesday 11th April  – 27th June 2018 (12 weeks inclusively and consecutively)


Next adult term dates are:

Monday 17th September 2018 – 10th December 2018 (12 weeks inclusively, no lesson on Bank Holiday Monday Oct 29th )

Wednesday  19th September 2018 – 5th December 2018 (12 weeks inclusively and consecutively)


These 45 minute classes take place at 19:00 and 19:45 on Monday and Wednesday.