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Swimming Lessons

Due to the recent provincial announcement regarding the four-week province-wide shutdown, all CK Recreation programs are cancelled as of Saturday, April 3.

All registered participants will be contacted by a member of the CK Recreation team via email with more information.

We look forward to welcoming you all back when it is safe to do so. Please continue to follow along on the CK Recreation Facebook page and the CK Recreation Instagram feed for programming updates throughout the shutdown.


Our lessons are taught through progressive evaluation using the Red Cross Swim program providing safe, enjoyable aquatic programs for swimmers of all ages. Our friendly instructors can't wait to see you in the pool! 


Lesson Descriptions

Group Lessons 

  • Style: Up to 10 participants per class
  • Focus: Swimmers work in a group environment to progress through a specified Canadian Red Cross swim level
  • Length: 10 weeks

H2O Lessons

  • Style: 2 participants per class
  • Focus: Swimmers receive more individualized instruction to progress through a specified Canadian Red Cross swim level
  • Length: 5 weeks 

Private Lessons 

  • Style: 1 participant per class
  • Focus: Swimmers receive individualized instruction to progress through a specified Canadian Red Cross swim level, improve a specific skill needed to pass a level or gain general confidence in the water
  • Length: Unlimited

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Progress Reports

Your child's progress reports are available through Swimgen. Please call 519-676-4544 to get your child's Client ID. 


What level should my child be in?

There are a few options to assist you in finding the right level:

  • Check a previous report card for the instructor's recommendation.
  • Take a free assessment!
  • Review the lesson descriptions.
  • Speak with our staff. We're always available for assistance.