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Learn a skill that will last a lifetime

Learn a skill that will last a lifetime


We are a highly regarded Swim School that pride ourselves on providing a friendly, relaxed atmosphere to help children settle into their lessons and progress well.


We have a great record of enabling the most anxious non-swimmers to overcome their fears and enjoy holidays and swimming for fitness with confidence.


Established 18 years, Seahorse School of Swimming provides swimming lessons in Medway at four different pools covering Rochester, Strood, Chatham, Gillingham, Rainham, Hoo Peninsula, Walderslade and Lordswood.


Every Seahorse School of Swimming teaching session has ensured safety with a Royal Life Saving Society (RLSS) qualified person present throughout. All Seahorse School of Swimming teachers are fully qualified to teach with recognised qualifications from Swim England and every teacher has an enhanced DBS check.


We offer a full range of private lessons and group lessons for children and adults.


Lessons are available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

and Saturday.



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Children's lessons

Children’s lessons are available for a comprehensive range of abilities and ages – Seahorse School of Swimming has lessons for:
  • Non-swimmers
  • Beginners
  • Improvers
  • Advanced Swimmers
  • Club Level Swimmers,
  • Survival Skills and Rookie Lifeguard
Lessons are run in small groups or private 1-1 with individual attention from one teacher to one person, or private 1-2 with one teacher to two people. We have assistants in the water with our non-swimmers and beginners. Ratios are a maximum of 1-4/6 for non swimmers and beginners, 1-8 for improvers. With several years’ experience of teaching children with a range of educational and social special needs, Seahorse School of Swimming will be happy to listen to what your child needs to learn to swim in a supportive and fun learning environment.

Adult Lessons

Seahorse School of Swimming offer private lessons for adults in Medway covering Non-swimmers, Beginners, Improvers, Advanced Swimmers, Club Level Swimmers, and Ironman competitors.

Several triathletes have benefited from tailored swimming lessons for triathlon preparations with Seahorse School of Swimming and some lessons for triathletes have led to improved times and successes in Ironman and national-level events.

Easter Intensive course & Summer Intensive course, Learn to swim in 5 days.

To ensure accelerated learning, Intensive Swimming Courses are organised in the Easter school holidays and at the beginning of the school summer holidays. These Intensive Swimming Lessons are hugely popular and many children who learn to swim in this way learn to love swimming. We offer group, 1-1 and 1-2 lessons which are highly recommended to learn to swim in 5 days.