Pre-School

As important as walking and talking, swimming is a skill for life!

The Makino Swim School offers many lesson programmes to suit a wide range of ages and abilities. Each programme is designed to develop your child's swimming ability as well as teach personal and group survival and rescue techniques.

Explorer

Beginner level primarily working on submersion, independence and confidence in the water.

Target age: 3 - 5 years

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Glider

This class is all about gliding through the water in the correct streamline position and getting comfortable with floating.

Target age: 3 - 5 years

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Paddler

Now we are moving, learning our correct kick and bringing in our arm actions.

Target age: 3 - 5 years

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Mover

Putting our kick and arms together on both front and back. We also introduce a Breaststroke kick.

Target age: 3 - 5 years

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All Makino Swim School instructors are AUSTSWIM trained.

For more information on learn to swim classes, contact Makino Swim School - swim.school@mdc.govt.nz