CLICK HERE to find out more about the Y’s Online Registration System.

Online Registration

Youth Swim Lessons

Group swim lessons are available for youth ages 3 years and older.


Fall 2021 Swim Lessons 

Monday/Wednesday & Tuesday/Thursday classes  

  • September 13th – October 21st    CLASSES ARE FULL
  • November 1st – December 16th (no classes November 22, 23, & 24)      REGISTRATION BEGINS 10/8


Saturday classes

  • September 18th – October 23rd    CLASSES ARE FULL
  • November 6th – December 18th (no classes November 27)    REGISTRATION BEGINS 10/8


CLICK HERE to find out more about the Y’s Online Registration System.

CLICK HERE  to see the list of classes & the registration form 

How to Register for Youth Swim Lessons

  • Registration can be done online by clicking here.
  • Registrations without a current Santa Monica Y Membership cannot be processed.
  • No Refunds will given once signed up for lessons. No credit will be given for cancellations.
  • Questions??? Please contact the Erika Altshule, Youth Department Director at (310)393-2721, ext 123 or


Youth Private Swim Lessons

30 minute Private Swim Lessons available for Youth/Teen YMCA Members ages 3-17 years of age.  Participant must have a current Santa Monica Family YMCA Membership.

$55 for 1 lesson

$200 for 4 lessons

Payment made at the Member Service Desk, bring receipt to the instructor

To schedule or inquire about Private Swim Lessons, send an email to