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Learn to swim with our Swim England-qualified instructors in Ilford

Our popular 'Swim England Learn to Swim' programme at Nuffield Health in Ilford is run by Swim England-qualified instructors.

Whether you're an adult wanting to improve your technique or your child wants to learn to swim, our lessons can be tailored to your needs.

Lessons are available to members and non-members.

Adult swimming lessons

It's never too late! Whether you're a complete beginner or want to improve your stroke, we offer 1-2-1 lessons throughout the day. Your instructor can tailor lessons to your ability and goals, teaching front crawl, back stroke, breast stroke or butterfly.

Simply let us know when you would like to book a lesson and we will find a suitable time for you.

Our heated pool is 25 metres long and you'll have your own lane to swim in.

Group lessons:

  • Group class times: Wednesday: 07:30 - 08:30, Friday: 08:00 - 08:30
  • Maximum 6 pupils per class
  • 30-minute classes

Children's swimming lessons

We offer an extensive group lesson timetable for child swimmers of all abilities.

  • Group lesson times: Monday -  Friday: 16:00 - 18:00, Saturday: 09:00 - 15:00, Sunday: 09:30 - 12:30
  • Maximum of 6 children per class
  • Available to children aged 2.5+

Private lessons

As well as 1-2-1 lessons, if you would like your child to learn with a friend or sibling, we can offer private lessons for up to 3 children per lesson.

Parents are welcome to relax in our cafe while your child is swimming.


Swimming badges and certificates are included in your fees.

Parent and baby group swim lessons

  • Mondays 10:30-11:00 
  • Any age from 6 weeks - 3 years
  • 10 per class

For further information or to book a lesson, please get in touch. We look forward to welcoming you to our swim school.