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Preschool Swimming Programme
Preschool Swimming Programme

Metropolitan YMCA Singapore (MYMCA) is proud to offer swimming lessons for pre-schoolers!

Why Join MYMCA Preschool Swimming Programme?

  • We are Equipped with
    • 20 years of rich experience in conducting pre-school swimming programmes
    • Excellent opportunities for children to develop in healthy body, mind and spirit

  • We have Empowered
    • Children from MY World Preschool for more than 12 years
    • Swimmers with a strong foundation in water competence through an enjoyable, safe and systematic manner

  • We have Established
    • Positive reviews from parents of children who have completed our programmes

  • We hope to Engage
    • Your children on this journey to develop swimming skills and knowledge on water safety


Accredited instructors

We have a pool of dedicated and experienced instructors waiting for you!

Certified by the internationally recognized AUSTSWIM (Australian-based organization that specialises in teaching swimming and water safety) and/or Sport Singapore (formerly known as Singapore Sports Council), our instructors have extensive experience in coaching children of all levels and sought after to teach specialized swimming programmes, such as helping swimmers better learn the principles and practices of water safety.



  • Systematic Programme
    Our swimmers advance through progressive levels. Each level requires swimmers to proficiently and safely perform the skills taught within each level before progressing to the next level.

  • Customised Pace
    Every child will learn at their own pace, to perform every skill safely and proficiently before progressing to the next level.

  • Confidence Building
    Our swimmers get to participate in our annual Cross Culture Swim Meet and other fun events. Each event is an opportunity for your child to build confidence as well as cultivate friendships with children of different nationalities.



  • A robust in-house curriculum, with standards progressively reviewed to incorporate national needs and strong localized elements infused from other YMCAs across the world

  • Rich curriculum includes skill sets from the National SwimSafer 2.0. SwimSafer, a water safety programme that seeks to raise the standard of swimming proficiency in Singapore, is recognised by educational institutions and sports centre.

  • One-Stop Convenience: MYMCA is approved test centre for SwimSafer Levels 1 and 2

  • Includes basic water safety skills such as safe water entry


Strong instructor student ratio with bi-yearly assessment

Lessons are offered to maximize attention to your child in a group setting. We teach based on a ratio of 1 instructor: 8 students


We Choose You!

In an effort to promote water safety and prevent any drowning incidents (which is a worldwide concern), we are expanding our swimming programme to YOU!

We hope to expose your children to swimming, water safety and survival skills to reduce the risk of drowning. It is never too early to start your children on this journey to develop new skills.


Duration of Lesson

45 minutes


Where and When Will Lessons Be Held?

Metropolitan YMCA Singapore at 60 Stevens Road, Singapore 257854


Contact Us Today!

For more details please call 68398351 or email Ms Wong Shu Fen, programmes@mymca.org.sg


Our robust team of curriculum specialists and instructors also offer other exciting programmes for pre-schoolers from 3 to 6 years of age. Contact us to know more about our dance, music, speech & drama programmes!