Junior SEND Support Swimming Lessons 5yrs+

Junior Send Swimming Lessons

Junior SEND swimming lessons aims to support children with special educational needs or disabilities that may find mainstream lessons to challenging, or need additional support in learning to swim.

What’s different?

  • Lower than normal class sizes  
  • Parent/guardian required in the water to support the swimmer
  • Quite pool times

The SEND support lessons do work towards Swim England Learn to Swim Programme. 


  • Featherstone Sports Complex: Monday, 4pm - 4:30pm and 4:30pm - 5pm
  • Sun Lane Leisure: Wednesday, 4pm - 4:30pm
  • *New class* Minsthorpe Leisure: Friday 5:30pm - 6pm (from Friday 9 November)


SEND support swimming lessons cost £72.00 for a course of twelve 30-minute lessons.

To enrol or for more information you will need to contact your preferred facility direct or alternatively please contact aquatics@wakefield.gov.uk