ABC Swim School

where learning to swim is as easy as ABC

07802 631 571

Our Classes

We run classes from Stages 1 to 10 of the ASA Learn to Swim Pathway

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Stages 1 - 7 are the fundamentals of

learning to swim and include multi skilled

and multi aquatic learning outcomes.

Synchronised Swimming

We offer introductory synchronised swimming lessons for those who want to develop their skills and create a pathway to explore competitive opportunities. More »

Additional Swimming Skills

Stages 8,9 and 10 can be achieved in

Competitive swimming, Diving,

Synchronized swimming, Water Polo and bronze, silver and gold stages for

Rookie Lifeguard . More »

Baby & Toddler Classes

Our baby and toddlers classes are a great way to introduce your little one to swimming. More »

Click on the sub-headings below to learn more about he services we offer.  

Adult Classes

No one is too old to learn how to swim! Join us and learn how to swim or improve your stroke and/or fitness, learn new skills such as swimming underwater, floating, rotation skills and diving. Our classes are small and we can help the most nervous of swimmers gain water confidence More >>

Our Teachers

All our teachers are members of the Amateur Swimming Association ASA and experienced to teach even the most nervous of pupils. More »

Become a Swimming Teacher

Do you want to become a qualified swimming teacher or improve your skills as a swimming teacher,? Join us at Aquability Teachers Training Centre. Alison Bell and Lorna Crust, the founders of the centre are experienced instructors who teach, develop and motivate swimming teachers to reach a high level of competence.  Visit our website at for more info.  

Welcome to ABC Swim School’s Website

At ABC Swim School, our passion is to develop confident swimmers and that is what we have been doing since 1985. We are located in South East London - Eaglesfield Sports Centre, Shooters Hill Post 16 Campus SE18.

Our classes run every Wednesday (term time) between 9:45 am - 11:15 am & 4:00 pm - 7.30 pm and on Saturdays between 1.30 pm - 5:00 pm.

Our classes are small in order to enhance the swimming experience of every individual and allows each pupil to progress at their own pace.

ABC Swim School was founded and is still managed by Alison Bell. She is an avid swimmer, former national coach for synchronised swimming and an ASA Tutor. Alison is also the co-founder of Aquability Teacher Training Centre for people 16 and above who want to become qualified swimming teachers or improve their teaching skills.     

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Summer Term 2015

Saturday Classes

1.30 - 5.00pm

18th Apr - 11th Jul   (No swimming 30th of May)

Wednesday Classes

(including baby & toddler)  

15th Apr - 08th Jul

(No swimming 27th of May)

One to One Lessons available on  Wed & Sat

Adult Classes Saturdays 4:00-5:00pm

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To Enquire About Our Lessons, booking and re-enrolment information Click Here

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“Dear Alison and all of ABC staff, Thank you so much for teaching me to swim since I was 3 years old. I have really enjoyed my time swimming with ABC. I will really miss it.” Thanks Again. Sam 11 years old.  

“My son has always loved the water but despite lessons on holidays he never gained the confidence to ditch the armbands. ABC Staff have given him the confidence and can now swim unaided and improving all the time.” Claire mum of Ben aged 9.”

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