Skip to main content

Private & Semi-Private Swim Lessons

Youth swim lessons in a more personalized environment with our highly qualified teaching staff.

 Contact for questions

Private Lessons

Learn in a one-on-one situation with our highly qualified teaching staff. Lessons are 25 minutes long with four or eight sessions available for purchase.

  • Ages: 5-16 years

Semi-Private Lessons

Bring a buddy! If your swimmer has a sibling, relative, or friend with similar water ability, they can learn together in a semi-private lesson. Register just one participant, with the understanding the lessons will be for two.

  • Ages: 5-16 years
  • Lesson Type: Group Lessons
  • Staff Ratio: 2:1


Program Registration Information

Private swim lessons are 25 minutes long and can be scheduled between 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.

The Register button will take you to our CampDoc registration portal, where you can view availability and options. After payment, our enrollment office will send scheduling instructions. You can schedule the lessons yourself or we can assist with this. 25-minute lessons will be available at 4:30pm, 5:00pm and 5:30pm Monday-Thursday starting June 17 and ending August 1.

In CampDoc click “Swim Lessons” and scroll down.  You are welcome to waitlist, but we have long waitlists for all Private Lessons, and have not been able to move anyone off of it since registration opened in January.

Waitlist on CampDoc

  Day of the Week Price Start Date End Date
Private/Semi-Private Swim Lessons        
Private Lesson – 4 pack Mon – Thu $200 6/17/2024 8/1/2024
Private Lesson – 8 pack Mon – Thu $370 6/17/2024 8/1/2024
Semi-Private Lesson – 8 pack Mon – Thu $600 6/17/2024 8/1/2024



Berkeley Youth Recreation Enrollment Center



For Summer Private and Semi-Private Lesson questions and scheduling, please email:


Thank you to our sponsors

  • safeway community markets logo
  • Xfinity logo
  • CheddarU Logo
  • Naked Juice logo
  • Cal Athletics Logo
  • Peet's Coffee logo
  • Columbia logo
  • Cal Alumni Association logo
  • graduate berkeley logo
  • Berkeley City Club logo
  • asuc student union logo