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 04th/Sun 05th Nov - Sat 2nd/Sun 3rd Dec 2017 (5 weeks)
  • Sat 13th/Sun 14th Jan - Sat 10th/Sun 11th Feb 2018 (5 weeks)
  • Sat 17th/Sun 18th Feb - Sat 10th/Sun 11th Mar 2018 (4 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 19th Sept - Tuesday 12th Dec 2017 (12 weeks inclusively, no lessons 31st Oct)

Next children’s term dates are:

 Tuesday 09th Jan - Sunday 11th Mar 2018 (9 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 18th Sept – 11th Dec 2017 (12 weeks inclusively, no lessons on 30th Oct)

        Wednesday 20th Sept – 06th Dec 2017 (12 weeks inclusively and consecutively)


Next adult term dates are:

        Monday 8th Jan – 12th Mar 2018 (10 weeks inclusively and consecutively)

        Wednesday 10th Jan – 14th Mar 2018 (10 weeks inclusively and consecutively)


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