SKILLS THAT SAVE LIVES

The YMCA has long been America’s favorite swimming instructor. The aquatics programs at the Y are about more than just the techniques and skills; they are about building friendships, developing self-esteem and creating positive experiences that will last a lifetime. 

Many of our locations offer indoor, outdoor, heated, multi-purpose and lap pools, providing varied aquatics opportunities all year long.

SWIM LESSONS >

Infants, kids, teens and adults can participate in Swim Lessons. Choose from day, evening and weekend swimming class schedules designed to fit your busy life.

SWIM TEAM >

This competitive program offers children and teens ages five to 18 years an opportunity to work with trained coaches to improve swimming skills, endurance and promote a healthy lifestyle.

LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION AND TRAINING >

Gain the skills and knowledge you need to provide care and act in an emergency through lifeguard training, CPR training, first aid training or babysitting safety training.

DROWNING ELIMINATION >

We are pleased to collaborate with leaders in the Greater Houston area who share our commitment to eliminating drowning in our communities.