Attention! Beginning February 2021, we will offer private swim lessons to Kaplan Center Members only. Semi-private lessons are not available at this time. CLICK HERE to complete an interest form. Please email our Swim Lessons Program Assistant, Catie Lerma ( with any questions. See you in the water!

We offer private lessons (1:1) and semi-private lessons (1:2) instructor to student ratios. Our lessons consist of six 45-minute sessions of individualized instruction. Our instructors will work with you the first day to determine your goals and level of ability

To Register:

Once an instructor confirms the dates, you must pay before the first day of lessons. To pay, please call the Administrative Office at 336-334-5924 or visit the office between 8am-5pm Monday-Friday.



Members: Members of Leonard J. Kaplan Center for Wellness
Non-Members: UNCG Affiliated Faculty/Staff/Alumni/Retiree
Community: Anyone not affiliated with UNCG


How long is each swim lesson?

Each swim lesson session is 45 minutes.

How many lessons are included in a swim lesson package?

Private and semi-private swim lessons are purchased in sets of 6.

Can I be paired with another participant looking for semi-private lessons?

Yes, however, it is not guaranteed the lesson will run. We recommend registering with another person in mind using our online scheduler.

How does scheduling private or semi-private lessons work?

Our user-friendly online scheduler will walk you through the scheduling process. The link is provided above.

How do I pay for lessons?

Swim lesson packages are purchased through the Kaplan Center Admin Office. Payment will be accepted at the start of the first swim lesson with your assigned instructor.

What ages are offered for swim lessons?

We offer swim lessons to participants ages 3 and up. For children younger, we can set up parent and child lessons where the parent is in the water with the child and instructor. If you are willing to learn, we look forward to working with you to help further your aquatics experience.

What should I bring to my swim lessons?

Appropriate swim attire (swim diaper if appropriate), goggles, a towel, and a positive attitude.

Additional Questions? Contact our Aquatics Coordinator, Lindsay Wigderson, at