What We Offer

Our Adult Learn to Swim Program is one of the most successful in Brisbane, we take pride in teaching those from being fearful in the water to now swimming in our adult squad. We excel at helping our swimmers achieve their goals in the water and learning a skill for life.

When you start an adult learn to swim program with Element Swimming you are assigned a coach for the entirety of your program. All coaches are trained by Ben Geard the head coach, who oversees swimmers progression & provides advice where required.

Our program structure gives each swimmer the best chance to achieve their goal and in a timely period, plus free supervised practice sessions at our pool aid in developing new skills.

About Our Coaches

Ben Geard
Ben GeardHead Coach
Ben is a Silver Level accredited coach and has been involved with competitive swimming, both as a swimmer and coach, for the past 22 years. He started swimming competitively from the age of 10 and was a finalist at the Australian Open National Championships for 4 years.

He enjoys helping adults & children achieve their swimming goals from beginners right through to elite athletes.

Jack Riley
Jack RileyAssistant Coach
Jack Riley, has always had a love of the water. He began swimming at a young age, joined a swimming club and competed at major swim meets throughout his school years.

He qualified and competed at the Australian National Championships where he was selected in a number of elite and representative swimming teams.

Jack takes great pride in teaching swimming and water safety, and helping swimmers of all ages achieve their goals in the pool.

Norah Elvidge
Norah ElvidgeAssistant Coach
Norah has been a swim instructor for the past 12 years, and has experience teaching all ages and abilities. Her love of water began at a young age – she competed in swimming all through her youth and has recently returned to competition in Masters swimming. Outside of the pool, she is studying to be a nurse and brings a caring and detailed oriented approach to her lessons.

Our Promise

At Element swimming you won’t find: A teacher that doesn’t take interest in your progression,  crowded classes where you are just a number, repetition of the same boring classes, constant changing of instructors and instructors teaching different content.

At Element Swimming you will find: Enthusiastic and positive teachers with a ‘can do’ attitude, female coaches for those who may prefer that option, free practice sessions under supervision, a program that not only gives you just the tools and skills to swim but a program to help you swim well.

Private Lessons

Casual program

$59per lesson
  • 1 person
  • 1 x 45 min lesson
  • one on one with your own personal instructor
  • free pool practice time

6 week program

$55per lesson
  • 1 person
  • 6 x 45 min lessons
  • one on one with the same instructor
  • free pool practice time
  • $330 total program cost

10 week program

$55per lesson
  • 1 person
  • 10 x 45 min lessons
  • one on one with the same instructor
  • free pool practice time
  • $550 total program cost

Partner Sessions

Casual program

$79per lesson
  • 2 people
  • 1 x 45 min lesson
  • 2 on 1 with your own personal instructor
  • free pool practice time

6 week program

$75per lesson
  • 2 people
  • 6 x 45 min lessons
  • 2 on 1 with the same instructor
  • free pool practice time
  • $450 total program cost for 2 people

10 week program

$75per lesson
  • 2 people
  • 10 x 45 min lessons
  • 2 on 1 with the same instructor
  • free pool practice time
  • $750 total program cost for 2 people

Group Sessions

Casual program

$99per lesson
  • 3 people
  • 1 x 45 min lesson
  • 3 on 1 with your own personal instructor
  • free pool practice time

6 week program

$90per lesson
  • 3 people
  • 6 x 45 min lessons
  • 3 on 1 with the same instructor
  • free pool practice time
  • $540 total program cost for 3 people

10 week program

$90per lesson
  • 3 people
  • 10 x 45 min lessons
  • 3 on 1 with the same instructor
  • free pool practice time
  • $900 total program cost for 3 people

Free Practice Times:

If you would like to practice any of the skills you have been taught in your lessons, we offer some allocated pool space for you to come down & swim for free. Come for as long or as little as you like in the timeslots below.

Full use of any pool equipment provided.

Mondays

5.30pm to 7.30pm

Tuesdays

5.30am to 8.00am

5.30pm to 7.30pm

Wednesdays

5.30pm to 7.30pm

Thursdays

5.30am to 8.00am

5.30pm to 7.30pm

Saturdays

8.30am to 11.00am

How it works

Step 1: Simply book & pay for your first lesson below.

Step 2: After your first lesson, your swimming coach will recommend whether you could start the 6 week or 10 week program to achieve your swimming goals.

Step 3: Please get in touch via email once you have completed your first lesson so we can book your 6 week or 10 week lessons. No need to get in touch if you would like to book casual lessons yourself.

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