SWIM LESSONS

OUR TEACHING PHILOSOPHY

We will gently help your child become water safe and develop a strong swimming foundation, all while having fun!

  • We teach each student an individual skillset, even within a group setting.
  • We will encourage your child if they are fearful, never forcing them.
  • Our focus is teaching safety first and building upon those basic skills.
  • Our curriculum and methods come from over from 30 years of experience.

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Swim lessons at the JCC Los Gatos Pool.

LESSONS

PRIVATE SWIM PRO SESSIONS

  • Taught by a certified trainer/coach. 
  • Private sessions are one on one. 
  • You may make it a semi private or group lesson by registering one student, and bring more! 
  • Single sessions for 45 minutes. 
  • Coach will work on individual’s aquatics goals.

Register and view available Swim Pro times! 

SWIM TEAM ENHANCEMNT LESSONS

  • Weekly, small group lessons with extra help on students personal goals.
  • Will help your child learn skills to improve their strokes and techniques for Swim Team. 
  • Taught by Coach Nikita on Fridays at 4:00 or 4:30 pm.

Register for Swim Team Enhancement! 

ADULT GROUP LESSONS

  • Taught by the swim team Head Coach Nikita
  • Sessions are monthly and held every Friday from 5:00-6:00 pm
  • 4:1 Student to instructor ratio
  • Coach will work on each individual’s goals

Register for Adult Lessons

LEVEL 1: WATER SAFETY

This level is for kids with little to no experience and who are not water safe. After this level, kids will know how to jump in the water, get air by floating on their back, and be able to swim back to the wall all by themselves! Students will develop a feeling of comfort, fun, and how to play safe in the water. 

  • For ages 3-8 years old
  • 3:1 Student to instructor ratio
  • Students will be able to self save after completing this level

Will resume April 2023! 

LEVEL 2: WATER FUNDAMENTALS 

Sign up for this level if your child can swim around, but needs technique and proper form. 

  • 4:1 Student to instructor ratio
  • What they will learn:
    • Reinforce self save skills taught in Level 1
    • Gain other methods for playing and getting around
    • Learn the basics of freestyle, strong streamline body position, and breathing patterns
    • Learn the basics of backstroke

Will resume April 2023! 

LEVEL 3: STROKE DEVELOPMENT

This level is for students who can perform basic freestyle/backstroke, want to work on endurance, or transition into swim team. 

  • 4:1 Student to instructor ratio
  • What they will learn:
    • Endurance using basic freestyle and backstroke
    • Breaststroke
    • Butterfly
    • Flip turns
    • Other advanced techniques

Will resume April 2023! 

FAQ’s

All lessons have a place to swim for a short time before and after class to practice new skills!

Fall sessions are August, September, and October: These sessions are once a week and booked monthly. 

Membership

  • You do not need to be a member to sign up!
  • Members have use of our indoor and fresh air fitness centers, group fitness classes, and receive a discount for lessons! 
  • To receive member pricing, your child must be a member at the time of registration and the duration of lessons.

Cancellations

  • You can cancel up to 14 days before the lesson start date to receive a full refund.
  • Cancellations up to 3 days before start date will receive credit.
  • Cancellations after 3 days before the start date will not be eligible for credit or refund. 
  • Send us an email at aquatics@jvalley.org. for any cancellation requests. 

Refunds & Missed Classes

  • No refunds are given for vacations, sick days, or other absences.
  • Unused lessons cannot be refunded or substituted with additional lessons.
  • No makeup classes are given at this time. 

Questions? Email us at aquatics@jvalley.org or give us a call at (408) 357-7428.

SWIM LESSONS LOS GATOS

Professional swim lessons in Los Gatos – Learn to swim with ease and confidence.

JCC Los Gatos, equipped with an ultramodern, large pool facility provides comprehensive swim lessons, for kids, teens and adults. You can take part in group swimming lessons or book private sessions, all at affordable rates, as well as discounts for members.

Book Your Swim Lessons in Los Gatos – Learn to swim fast under expert guidance!