• A parent / guardian must be at least 18 years old, and be responsible for the child.
• Children under the age of 10 must be accompanied by parent / guardian who must remain at the pool the entire time the child is present. If the child is left unattended it will be considered an abandonment issue and the proper authorities will be contacted.
American Red Cross swim lessons are offered year round for all abilities ages 6 months through adults. Parent/Child classes are for those 6 months-3 years old, preschool lessons are for those 3 years to 5 years old, Levels 1-6 are for those 6 years to 15 years, and adult lessons are for those 16 years and older.
All classes: $60
Active Duty: Free
Classes meet Monday and Wednesday or Tuesday and Thursday for four weeks. Each class is 30 minutes. Classes may be canceled or combined due to low enrollment.
Private & Semi-Private Swim Lessons
Instructor availability can be seen online on the MyFFR site. Book your lessons(s) and then bring your receipt to the Reception Desk at the Purdy Fitness Center to pick up your stickers.
Private Swim Lessons
Private lessons are available for those desiring one-on-one instruction. All lessons are 30 minutes. Cost is $20/lesson or $100/6 lessons
Semi-Private Swim Lessons
Available for 2 participants at the same level. All lessons are 30 minutes. $30 / lesson or $150 / 6 lessons.
Registration is available online beginning at 9 a.m. on registration day and in person during normal operating hours at Purdy Fitness Center reception counter and Ikego* MWR office. *Note: Swim Lessons held at Ikego Pool are available during the summer season only.
Be sure to get your MyFFR login and password by visiting Purdy Fitness Center, Yokosuka Community Center, Ikego Community Center, or the Tickets & Travel Office. If the child's age is not in the levels approved ranges outlined above, they will not be able to register online and will need prior approval for registration.