Welcome to Swimming School!

In the Helsinki area

Our seven swimming halls offer great facilities for more than 700 annual swimming schools.


You may book courses online (requires registration/login) or at the customer service point of the location. Payment is always made in connection to the booking. If you want book a swimming school for your child, add their information to your customer account when making the purchase.

A wide range of options

Our swimming schools cater for children and adults of all ages and ability levels in three terms: spring, summer and autumn. Baby swimming is held at Siltamäki. Our swimming schools each have eight sessions, once per week. Additionally, we offer intensive courses and one-time theme lessons. If you are in need of personal instruction, you can also book a private swimming lesson.


Practical guidelines

What level of swimming school should I choose for my child?

  • Visit the swimming hall and test the child’s skills during a private theme lesson or independently.

It is important to leave time between different swimming schools for the child’s skills to develop (recommendation min. eight weeks).

When does the registration begin?

  • We will announce the dates on our website.

At the hall

  • When you arrive, report to the customer service personnel every time by telling them your name
  • School-age children go to the dressing rooms appointed to their gender.
  • The swimming teacher will greet school-aged children and adults at the pool.
  • The swimming teacher will greet preschoolers at the dressing room entrance and look after them in the shower facilities. A group dressing room is used at Vuosaari Sports Hall, where parents make sure that the children wash themselves.
  • Remember to arrive no later than five minutes before the lesson is scheduled to begin.
  • If you want to go swimming while your child attends swimming school, you will need to pay the normal swimming fee at the customer service point. You may also wait for you child in the dressing room.

At the end of the swimming school

  • You will receive a certificate and assessment of your swimming skills. If you receive a swimming badge, it is included in the price.

The swimming teacher will also recommend which course you could participate next.