Perth College Swim Academy

Perth College Swim Academy

The Perth College Swim Academy provides a range of swimming services across skill levels. Program delivery of the Swim Academy is broken down into key streams, including:

  • Learn to Swim program
  • School-based program
  • Inter-School programs (IGSSA and JIGSSA)
  • Squad Development programs

Perth College students also have the opportunity to earn their swim teacher qualifications through the School curriculum, with on-the-job training and part-time employment opportunities available through our program delivery.

Perth College Swim Academy 2023
Perth College Swim Academy 2023

Learn to Swim program

The Learn to Swim program is a community based after-school program and prioritises the safety of all children around water. Participation opportunities are offered at the following swimming locations.

  • Perth College Swimming Facility - programs are delivered during Term One, Term Four and Summer School Holidays.
  • Chisholm College Swimming Facility (indoor) - programs delivered all year round.

More information can be found in theLearn to Swim program booklet below, along with instructions on How to Enrol.

How to Enrol - Learn to Swim

  1. New families, contact our Learn to Swim team via with details of the current swimming ability for your child/ren.
  2. The Learn to Swim team will contact you to discuss the most suitable stage for your child/ren and allocate this detail to their profile.
  3. Once an appropriate stage has been allocated, please follow the link below to enrol into a suitable class via Perth College Swim Academy Swim School Enrolment portal link below (

For more information about our Learn to Swim program contact Macie Bennetts via

School-based program

The school-based programs are available to all Perth College students and already incorporated into school fees. Program delivery caters for a variety of ages and skill levels and is delivered during school hours in Terms One and Four each year.

The Perth College Swim Academy also provides co-curricular swimming opportunities (across both Junior and Senior Schools) in preparation for House and Inter-School (IGSSA and JIGSSA) competitions. These swimming commitments are offered to students during Term One and Term Four each year, conducted outside of school hours.

For more information about our IGSSA Swim programming, please contact our Sports Director, Courtney Guard, via

Squad Development programs

The Perth College Swim Academy also offers Swim Development programs, including our Fundamental, Junior Development and Junior Swim Sports squads as a swimming pathway for motivated students looking for additional development opportunities within the sport. The swim squad training sessions will be delivered out of the Perth College Aquatic Facility and Chisholm College Swimming Facility, under the guidance of Perth College Swim Academy coaching staff.

Our Squad Development Schedule is available below.

For more information on our Squad Development Programs, please contact our Perth College Swim Academy staff via

For more information on our Squad Development Programs, please contact our Perth College Swim Academy staff via