Adult Swimming Lessons

Swimming is truly a life skill. There are a number of situations where you might need to swim in order to survive or participate in water sports.


⦁ 60 minutes
⦁ 2 students per instructor ratio
⦁ Optional 1x or 2x a week


⦁ 18 years or older by the session start date


Adult Swimming Lessons is customize to cater adult’s learning progress and needs. Don’t worry if you are beginner or already gained some swimming knowledge elsewhere, the swimming lessons is tailored to suit you and achieve the ultimate goal, which is to swim comfortably!

At Water Skills, we have taught more than 100 adults from zero swimming knowledge to be able to swim at least 100-200 meter independently! Some of them are even with water phobia.

Our swimming instructor who specialized in Adult Swimming Lessons uses a powerful swimming teaching system to ensure your success. Each lesson are designed to offer an individual style program. You can put your fears aside as our highly trained instructors gently ease you in and around the pool at your own pace.


⦁ 20,000 for a session
⦁ 8 classes make a session


We do offer make ups, but the days/times we offer are not guaranteed to work for
each family’s individual scheduling needs. A limited number of make ups are offered when parents submit prior absence notifications. We also offer make up days on Good Friday, Easter-Monday, Works Day, IdelFitr, Democracy DAY, IdelKabir, (announced yearly). Make ups can NOT be used to extend a session. If you are not renewing for the next session any unused make ups will expire on the last day of the session that your child is enrolled in. The summer session is sold separately therefore unused make ups cannot be used during the summer session.

Students enrolled for the full school year 3 sessions from February – November) can earn up to 8 make ups if they complete an absence notification form PRIOR to missing their class. Student who enroll once the school year has started can earn the following based on when they enroll. If you start in session #2 you can earn up to 5 make ups for the remainder of the school year, if starting in session #3 you can earn up to 3 make ups for the remainder of the school year Our summer session is sold separately and you can earn up 2 make ups to use during the summer session, when purchasing an 5 week (12-14 classes).

Achievement Levels

There are four Adult Learn to Swim Levels

Be Water Confident

This Level is about gaining the confidence to enter the pool safely. It also covers the ability to move around the pool with confidence and to achieve basic core water skills. These are entries, exits, buoyancy, breathing, body positions and gliding.

Be a Swimmer

By the time you earn this Award you will have the necessary skills to start swimming independently over short distances (5 to 10 meters). You won’t need support or swimming aids.

Be a Better Swimmer

By this point you’ll be able to swim up to 400 meters independently. You’ll also have the confidence to try other pool activities, such as lane swimming.

Be a Master Swimmer

Gaining this Award means you can confidently enter the Masters section of a swimming club (find more on Masters swimming here). It’s about more advanced swimming skills to enable you to compete.



For Students 1 year up to 3 years with no certificate OR a Clam certificate

Schedule is subject to change

Monday 8:00am – 9:00am
5:30pm – 6:30pm
Tuesday 8:00am – 9:00am
5:00pm – 6:00pm
6:00pm – 7:00pm
Wednesday 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Friday 8:00am – 9:00am
9:00am – 10:00am
Saturday 8:00am – 9:00am
5:00pm – 6:00pm



Water Skills offers a seasonal program during the school year months and a separate summer program.


Our seasonal lesson program runs from February – November and we offer 3 sessions. Session #1 runs from February to mid April, session #2 runs from May to July, session #3 runs from September to November. Each session is 10 weeks long. Registration occurs 2 weeks before the start of each session.
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We offer a summer session from the end of July through August, typically 12 classes (a session). The summer program is a great opportunity to get your child at Water Skills. The summer schedule offers unique programs with more flexible scheduling, and privatized instruction. Registration occurs in mid- July.
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Schedule is subject to change

Toddler 10,000 30 mins 10 Classes
Learn to Swim 15,000 60 mins 10 Classes
Stroke Discovery 15,000 60 mins 10 Classes
Stroke Development 15,000 60 mins 10 Classes
Stroke Clinic 15,000 60 mins 10 Classes
Pre Team 15,000 60 mins 10 Classes
Private 20 ,000 30 mins 10 Classes


Ndame Julia Ibeh
Ndame Julia Ibeh
Olanipekun Toyese
Olanipekun Toyese
Lead Coach
Oyeneye Abel
Oyeneye Abel

Efficient and professional support team has made my swimming experience much brighter. I look forward to new classes.

Dr Kayode Isola

I am 100% happy about training at Waterskills. Their trainers are well experienced and coordinated

Mary Adesola
Mary Adesola, Ibadan

My ever craving thirst for learning swimming has finally become a reality! Thank you for your fantastic and excellent service.

Dapo Adesoji
Dapo Adesoji, Lagos
Waterskills, beside NTC, ibadan
Need help? You can call us on +234(706)-425-6188