Aquarius Swim School

State-of-the-art facilities and experienced teachers form the core of our ‘Aquarius Schools’ Swim School. With pools in the north, south and east of Coventry, schools are able to access the venue that is nearest to them in order to minimise travel time.

The Xcel Leisure Centre in the south of the city provides a 25-metre pool with adjustable floor height, the pool at Centre AT7 boasts a 25-metre pool with a splash pool and The Alan Higgs Centre offers 50-metre pool with adjustable floor height.

Lessons are thirty minutes in duration, with one-hour multi-aquatic classes available for children who have progressed through all of the stages. We run a continuous assessment for all children, enabling progression at the point when all the criteria has been achieved.

The swim programme focuses on all four main strokes, water confidence and water skills. Children will develop key stroke techniques whilst working towards badges from the ASA ‘learn to swim’ pathway.

You can learn more about our programme of swimming lessons for children below.

Already an Aquarius Member?

Did you know you can book public swimming sessions at Centre AT7, The Alan Higgs Centre, Xcel Leisure Centre and Waterpark sessions at The Wave for FREE*

Use your unique code when booking your space and be sure to bring you Aquarius wristband when arriving at your public/waterpark session!

We also periodically send newsletters to inform our members of the latest news, enrolment information, timetables and more. Plus, we send customer alerts via text message for any communications related to a specific class.

Check we have the correct contact details for you at reception during your next visit to The Wave, Xcel Leisure Centre, The Alan Higgs Centre or Centre AT7. If you’ve already provided us with your email address, remember to check your spam folders .

*free for Aquarius Member only. Admission Policy applies at The Wave

Face masks/ coverings are mandatory for swimming lesson parents. 
Only 1 parent should be accompanying their child where possible. 
You can watch your child from our viewing galleries, however where possible only 1 parent to help minimise potential exposure.
Please ensure you have blue coverings on your feet when entering this area.

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