Group Swim Lessons

BSTC is pleased to offer 4 sessions of swim lessons with 5 levels of swimmer ability.  Each of the first 3 sessions consists of 12 half hour lessons over three weeks.Classes are held Monday – Thursday. If there is a major holiday during a week, or if there is a rain date, classes will be made up on Fridays. Rates are $55 per session for members and $65 per session for non-members.

The fourth session consists of 8 half hour lessons over two weeks. Classes are held Monday thru Thursday. Rates for Session 4 are $40 per session for members and $50 per session for non-members.

Registration for group lessons is available to members and non-members. Please visit the Registration page for details on how to create your access to our system prior to registering for any lessons.

Level Descriptions:

Level 1 – Introduction to water:  This class is for children who have had little or no experience in the water. Skills introduced include blowing bubbles, putting head underwater, front and back floats with assistance, kicking, and introductory arm movements. Level 1: 10:30 – 11:00 am – SIGN UP

Level 2 –Floating and Beginning Strokes: This class is for children who have either passed level one or are comfortable in the water and can float on their front and back. Skills taught include front and back floats without assistance. Skills introduced include freestyle and backstroke basics. Level 2: 10:30 – 11:00 am  SIGN UP

Level 3 –Stroke Development: This class is for children who have either passed level two or are able to float on both their front and back without assistance. Skills reinforced include freestyle, backstroke, and side breathing. Skills introduced include diving from the side. Level 3: 10:00 – 10:30 am  SIGN UP

Level 4 –Stoke Refinement: This class is for children who have either passed level three or are able to swim both freestyle and backstroke for a distance of 15 meters each. Skills taught include breaststroke and butterfly fundamentals. Skills refined include front and back crawl and diving from the side. Level 4: 10:00 – 10:30 am  SIGN UP

Level 5 –Preparation for Competitive Swimming: This class is for children who have either passed level four or are able to swim both freestyle and backstroke a distance of 25 meters each. Skills taught include competitive turns, dives from starting block when ready, and refinement of all four competetive strokes.Level 5: 10:00 – 10:30 am  SIGN UP

Having Trouble Deciding on a Class? To arrange an appointment for an assessment of your child’s swimming skills for proper placement in our lesson program, please speak with one of the BSTC instructors or the Swim Director at 832.755.1818.

** Classes may be combined or separated due to class size or ability at the discretion of the swim lesson coordinator. Courses must meet the minimum class size in order to prevent combination.

Session Dates:

Session 1: May 30 – June 15

Session 2: June 19 – July 7

Session 3: July 10 – July 27

Session 4: July 31 – August 10

Session Times:

Level 1: 10:30 – 11:00 am

Level 2: 10:30 – 11:00 am

Level 3: 10:00 – 10:30 am

Level 4: 10:00 – 10:30 am

Level 5: 10:00 – 10:30 am