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Swimming Lessons

Classes are taught by American Red Cross certified instructors.

Aquatica, SeaWorld's Waterpark™ Orlando is the perfect place for your child’s swimming lessons. Whether your child is new to the water or simply learning to become a stronger swimmer, Aquatica, SeaWorld's Waterpark™ Orlando has a class for every skill level.

Our classes are taught by water safety instructors who can teach several skill levels, so your children can easily build confidence in the water. Little swimmers will love learning basic aquatic skills like blowing bubbles and treading water. Advanced classes focus on specific skills like arm strokes and leg kicks, as well as some emergency assist techniques.

Reserve Your Swimming Lessons

  • Parent & Child Aquatics

    Swim Lessons 6mo to 3yrs at Aquatica Orlando

    Swimming is more fun with mom and dad. Designed for children ages six months to three years, our class lets you join your little one in the pool for an exciting introduction to the world of water.

    • Parent and Child Aquatics familiarizes young children to the water and prepares them to learn to swim in the American Red Cross Preschool Aquatics or learn-to-swim courses.
    • The class is not designed to teach children to become good swimmers or to survive in the water on their own.

    Students will:

    • Learn how to enter and exit the water in a safe manner.
    • Feel comfortable in the water.
    • Explore submerging of the mouth, nose, and eyes completely.
    • Explore buoyancy on the front and back position.
    • Change body position in the water with support.
    • Glide on the front and back with assistance.
    • Learn basic water safety rules.

    These classes run for 5 days (Monday - Friday) starting on the Monday's date you have chosen to reserve. Saturday classes will run 5 consecutive Saturdays in a row.

    * Inclement weather may impact classes. Make-up classes may be scheduled if classes are cancelled due to weather.

    **Non-toilet-trained children must wear swim diapers.

    Prices Starting at
    Child (6mo - 3yrs) $89.00 /ea.
  • Preschool Aquatics

    Swim Lessons 4 to 5yrs at Aquatica Orlando

    Even little ones can learn to swim. Designed for children between the ages of four and five, this beginner’s class teaches swimming basics like blowing bubbles, buoyancy and treading water. It’s a great way for kids to start feeling comfortable in the pool.

    • Preschool Aquatics orients preschool age children to the aquatic environment and helps them acquire rudimentary levels of basic aquatic skills.
    Students will learn to:
    • Enter and exit the water in a safe manner.
    • Feel comfortable underwater.
    • Blow bubbles through their mouth and nose.
    • Tread water with arm and hand actions.
    • Explore buoyancy in a front and back position.
    • Roll from front to back and back to front.
    • Use alternate and simultaneous leg actions on front and back.
    • Use alternate and simultaneous arm actions on front and back.
    • Stay safe in, on, and around the water.


    These classes run for 5 days (Monday - Friday) starting on the Monday's date you have chosen to reserve. Saturday classes will run 5 consecutive Saturdays in a row.

    * Inclement weather may impact classes. Make-up classes may be scheduled if classes are cancelled due to weather.

    **Non-toilet-trained children must wear swim diapers.

    Prices Starting at
    Child (ages 4 & 5) $89.00 /ea.
  • Learn to Swim: Level 1 & 2

    Swim Lessons 6yrs + at Aquatica Orlando

    Children ages six and older will learn how to feel comfortable underwater—from blowing bubbles and treading water, to retrieving submerged objects and using both arms and legs to swim.

    • Learn to swim classes develop positive attitudes, good swimming habits, and safe practices in and around the water.
    • There are no prerequisites for this class.
    Students will learn to:
    • Enter and exit the water in a safe manner.
    • Feel comfortable underwater.
    • Blow bubbles through mouth and nose.
    • Tread water with arm and hand actions.
    • Open their eyes underwater and retrieve submerged objects.
    • Explore buoyancy in a front and back position.
    • Roll from front to back and back to front.
    • Use alternate and simultaneous leg actions on front and back.
    • Use alternate and simultaneous arm actions on front and back.
    • Change direction of travel while swimming on front or back.
    • Learn how to stay safe in, on, and around the water.

    These classes run for 5 days (Monday - Friday) starting on the Monday's date you have chosen to reserve. Saturday classes will run 5 consecutive Saturdays in a row.

    *Inclement weather may impact swim lessons. Make-up classes may be scheduled if classes are cancelled due to weather.

    Prices Starting at
    Child (ages 6+) $89.00 /ea.
  • Learn to Swim: Level 3 & 4

    Swim Lessons 6yrs + at Aquatica Orlando

    Is your child ready to learn more advanced swimming skills? Children ages six and older who have a Level 2 certificate (or who can demonstrate all completion requirements) can progress to deeper water. Here they’ll learn more complex swimming strokes and gain knowledge of basic survival techniques—while having fun at the same time.

    • Students entering this course must have a level 2 certificate or be able to demonstrate all the completion requirements in level 2.
    Students will learn to:
    • Enter and exit the water by jumping from the side.
    • Bobbing while moving toward safety.
    • Swim under water.
    • Rotary breathing.
    • Survival float.
    • Back float.
    • Change from vertical to horizontal position on front and back.
    • Tread water using 2 different kicks.
    • Flutter, scissor, dolphin and breaststroke kicks on front.
    • Flutter and dolphin kicks on front.
    • Front crawl and elementary backstroke.
    • Feet first surface dive.
    • Learn to look carefully before entering the water.
    • Learn to perform simple non-swimming assists.
    • Learn to recognize, prevent and respond to cold water emergencies.
    • Learn what to think about and do when exhausted or caught in a dangerous situation.

    These classes run for 5 days (Monday - Friday) starting on the Monday's date you have chosen to reserve. Saturday classes will run 5 consecutive Saturdays in a row.

    * Inclement weather may impact swim lessons. Make-up classes may be scheduled if classes are cancelled due to weather.

    Prices Starting at
    Child (ages 6+) $89.00 /ea.