Swimming Lessons

Do you and your children know how to swim?

Swimming is such an important life skill. Join the fun in the water, and let us teach your children swimming and water survival skills that they’ll keep with them for life.

At Healthways, we’re the experts in developing skills in the water for the whole family!

Is your family water-ready? 

Being water-ready means that any time of the year your family can enjoy the water.  Picture yourself happily swimming on holidays, gleefully joining in pool parties, and creating memories and experiences with confidence.  The water is so much fun!

Our small class sizes mean that your children will receive more teacher attention, making every lesson a splash of confidence-building excitement!

There are:

  • Tailored programs for: Babies, Toddlers, Pre-schoolers, Primary school age children, Secondary school age students, and Adults.
  • Term and Holiday programs available.
  • Group and Private lessons available.

With locations in Mont Albert North and Ringwood, Healthways Swim School offers lessons 7 days a week: mornings, afternoons and evenings.

Book online now and unlock the magic of our 4-student small classes and our warm 32-degree saltwater pools.  Get ready for educational programs that encourage smiles, skills, and successful learning!

All students welcome.  Start any time!



You can enquire or book:



Why swim with Healthways?

Industry awards and recognition:

Renowned for small class sizes and great programs, families choose Healthways because:

  • We have small class sizes!  There is a maximum of 4 students in ALL Learn-to-Swim classes!  This is such great value, allowing for more teacher attention and feedback!  For under 3yr old classes where parents are in the water, there is a maximum of 8 students per class and parents work 1:1 with their children.
  • Salt-Water Pools!  Dive into the comfort of our salt-water pools. Ideal for sensitive skin and eyes, our salt-water pools ensure a pleasant swimming experience.
  • Warm 32-Degree Water Year-Round!  No matter the weather outside, our warm-water pools maintain 32-degree temperature, providing optimal comfort and facilitating continuous learning.
  • Flexible Make-Up Classes!  Life happens, and we understand.  If you miss a class, enjoy flexible make-up class and family swim options, easily managed through your client portal for 24/7 convenience.
  • Qualified & Experienced Teachers!  We invest in our staff.  The depth of experience in the Healthways Team is immense, and staff are constantly participating in ongoing training and professional development, ensuring we remain at the forefront of effective teaching methods.
  • Industry-Leading Teaching Progressions!  Our teaching progressions follow industry-leading best practices, providing a high standard of education for every student.  Healthways’ curriculum proudly fits into the National Grading Guidelines, ensuring that students progress through levels that meet and exceed established standards.
  • Special Programs Throughout the Year!  Our comprehensive ‘SwimSAFER Weeks’ curriculum focuses on developing valuable survival skills year-round.  Additionally, with special events like Swim Carnivals, Distance Swims, and Race-Starts workshops, there’s always something special happening at Healthways.  Join in the excitement!

Additionally…  It’s important for new clients to feel confident that you are coming to a swim school that is reliable and reputable.  Amongst our industry peers we are recognised as:

  • We are long-serving senior members of the Australian Swim School Association and regularly attend National and International Industry Conferences and Events;
  • We are members of RecLinkand support welcoming and inclusive practices;
  • Our teaching practices are accredited to award the Victorian Government’sPremier’s Award for Swimming certificate.
  • Our teacher training is accredited by all industry bodies, including AUSTSWIM, SwimAustralia, Life Saving Victoria and Aquatics & Recreation Victoria;
  • Through Healthways Community Initiatives, we fund and deliver Award-winning Water Safety Education Programs to childcare centres, kindergartens, maternal health centres, and play groups.
  • We are Solar poweredand Geo-thermal heated.
  • We have achieved:
    • Board Member of Australian Swim School Association 2024.
    • Board Member of Australian Swim School Association 2023.
    • Board Member of Australian Swim School Association 2022.
    • Board Member of Australian Swim School Association 2021.
    • Finalist VIC Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 2020.
    • Board Member of Australian Swim School Association 2020.
    • FinalistVIC Swim School of the Year 2019.
    • Finalist VIC Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 2019.
    • Finalist VIC Teacher of Infants and Pre-schoolers 2017.
    • FinalistVIC Swim School of the Year 2015.
    • WinnerAUST Most Environmentally Friendly Swim School 2013!
    • FinalistVIC Excellence in Facility Management 2013.
    • WinnerVIC Innovative Program of the Year 2012!
    • Winner VIC Teacher of Infants and Pre-schoolers 2012!
    • Winner AUST Teacher of Infants and Pre-schoolers 2012!
    • Finalist VIC Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 2012.
    • Finalist AUST Most Environmentally Friendly Swim School 2011.
    • Finalist AUST Best Swim School Print Material 2011.
    • President of Swim School Owners Association of Australia (VIC Branch) 2010.
    • Pre-2010 award wins and finals have been kept off this list to show you more recent achievements, however, more can be supplied if required.

We proudly share these achievements with you as an indication of the passion and dedication we have for our profession and for the children that we teach.

For more information…

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We look forward to seeing you soon!  SWIM.  SAFE.  FUN!

Kind regards,

The Healthways Team



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