Private Swim Lessons in Buffalo Grove , IL

When you start with a talented swim teacher in Buffalo Grove, stir in personalized swim lessons, and combine them with the convenience of your backyard or community pool, you end up with a recipe for success. Whether the student is an infant, toddler, child, or adult, Sunsational Swim School delivers Buffalo Grove swim lessons that produce results.

Whether for summer fun or water safety, everyone should know how to swim. With Sunsational's private swim lessons in Buffalo Grove, you can be sure that your individual needs are met. Our instructors can work with every type of student, from those who are apprehensive about the water to those who want to improve their strokes. We're so confident about our swim lessons in Buffalo Grove that we're proud to offer a Sunsational Instructor Guarantee and a Learn-to-Swim Guarantee.

Getting started with private swimming lessons in Buffalo Grove takes just a minute of your time. Enter your zip code and let Sunsational match you with a swim instructor in Buffalo Grove who will arrive where and when it's convenient for you.

When you choose Sunsational, life simply gets easier. You won't have to worry about traffic. You won't have to interrupt your day. You won't have to spend two hours shuttling kids back and forth for a half-hour group swim lesson.

Here's what you will be able to do. You'll be able to create a swim lesson schedule that works for you. Maybe it's a morning lesson for a child and an evening lesson for an adult. Perhaps it's back-to-back lessons for two or three neighborhood kids. It could be lessons on two separate days. You call the shots.

Why not get started? Book your Buffalo Grove swim lessons now!
Private Swim Lessons for Babies
Your baby can begin to learn water safety skills—it’s never too early to start!
Private Swim Lessons for Kids
Our private classes can help your child achieve—and exceed—their swimming goals.
Private Swim Lessons for Adults
Our lessons help even the most reluctant adults to conquer their fears.
Private Swim Lessons for Special Needs
Our one-on-one lessons keep your toddler focused; our instructors make swimming easy and fun.

Why are Buffalo Grove Swim Lessons so important?

Drowning is the second leading cause of accidental death in the U.S among children under 14
9 out of 10 drowning deaths occur while a caregiver is present.
75% of children are missing from sight for only five minutes or less
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Sunsational Swim Instructors
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Benefits of Private Swimming Lessons in Buffalo Grove

Water Safety is Our Priority

For Sunsational, safety is first. And second. And third. Most accidental drownings are preventable, which is why we equip swimmers of all ages with the skills necessary to potentially recover from a fall into the water.

Flexible Scheduling

Busy lifestyle? We understand. Our swim instructors are flexible, and can arrive whenever you're available. Book a class for Monday at 10:00 and another for Wednesday at 6:00. Back-to-back classes? No problem!

Personalized Lesson Plans

Private and personalized swimming lessons in Buffalo Grove mean rapid progress. Whether working with a beginning or accomplished swimmer, our instructors provide the one-on-one attention that results in confidence and mastery.

Convenience of Your Pool

It doesn't make sense to waste time dealing with traffic and driving to swim lessons. Sunsational Swim School instructors deliver no-hassle swim lessons to your backyard or community pool in Buffalo Grove

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    Shortly after registering we introduce you to your hand selected instructor who will contact you to schedule lessons
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Featured Swim Instructors in Buffalo Grove, IL

We believe our students deserve the best, so we hire only the best swim instructors in Buffalo Grove. Every Sunsational swim teacher has a minimum of 2 years teaching experience, is CPR/First Aid certified, passes a national background check, and has a proven track record of successful teaching before they even land an interview with Sunsational. We screen for the best so you don't have to, and we stand by all our swim instructors with our 100% satisfaction guarantee. Why? Because we know great instructors means fast results!

Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Buffalo Grove, IL - Johnathan P
Johnathan P
Buffalo Grove, IL
Hello, my name is John and I've been instructing swim lessons with children ages 7 to 14. I go to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and will have a bachelor's in Integrative Biology in 2021. I enjoy teaching swim lessons because it's fulfilling to help a person achieve their goals. I did competitive swimming in high school so I am comfortable in some more advanced techniquesÔÇö I'm also more than capable of working with children and adults with zero swimming experience.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Chicago, IL - Matthew K
Matthew K
Chicago, IL
Hi my name is Matthew, IÔÇÖve been instructing swimming for 15yrs I am a USMS Masters Member ID# 217R-09N11 I formerly facilitated a program with Chicago Mary Kaplan and Autism Speaks called ÔÇ£All in SwimÔÇØ focusing on teaching children on the autism spectrum or any form of developmental difficulties. IÔÇÖve also taught 3rd and 4th grade English and speak Spanish fluently. I studied at the School of the Art Institute Chicago majoring in Fine Art
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Waukegan, IL - Jameela B
Jameela B
Waukegan, IL
Hello my name is Jameela Bridges. IÔÇÖve been teaching swim classes going on 4 years now, working with a variety of children from 6 months to 14 years. During that time I took side jobs babysitting and earning a certificate in ABA therapy, to meet the needs of children on the spectrum. I love teaching swimming because I learned to swim at a young age and I loved it. Swimming brought me some of the best memories in my childhood, it helped me stay safe while having fun.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Chicago, IL - Nick P
Nick P
Chicago, IL
Hey! IÔÇÖm Nick and I have taught lessons for three years, first working with the YMCA with children of all ages and adults. I have also worked as a junior camp counselor and a religious education aide for 4th graders.<br /><br />The greatest joy I have is in helping beginners become confident with the water creating a lifelong enjoyment of water as well as the safety benefits. I swam competitively but even though I wasnÔÇÖt Michael Phelps, the experience taught me to love water and I like to share that.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Chicago, Illinois - Lorena R
Lorena R
Chicago, Illinois
I'm Lorena and I've been teaching swim lessons for 10 years. I speak English and Spanish and I have a Bachelor's Degree as Occupational Therapist so I've worked teaching kids from infants 6 months old to adults 80 years old with and without disabilities. I love teaching swimming lessons because is so fulfilling to see how a person is able to accomplish water skills, with plenty of patience, effort, dedication, and commitment
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Chicago, IL - Clifford J
Clifford J
Chicago, IL
Hi, my name is Clifford James Jr and I've been teaching swim lessons for 17 years with ages 6 months to adults. I've also worked with children for 2 years as a summer camp instructor. I went to Malcolm X College and earned a degree in healthcare as a Paramedic in 2012. I love teaching swimming because I learned how to swim at 15 and I want to spread that joy with people. I taught tiny tots 1 & 2, all levels of learning to swim, water polo, aqua aerobics, lifeguarding, and competitive swim team.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Matteson, IL - Emily L
Emily L
Matteson, IL
Hi, my name is Emily Lonie and I have taught swim lessons for 7 years. I have experience teaching all levels of swim lessons. I have a Bachelor degree from Columbia College Chicago in American Sign Language/ English Interpretation. I work full time as a Sign Language Interpreter in education. I have worked in elementary school for 4 years and high school for 7 years. I have decided to start teaching swim lessons again because it is something I have always really enjoyed.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Chicago, IL - Allison S
Allison S
Chicago, IL
Hello, my name is Allison and I am new to the Sunsational Swim Team but I've been teaching swim lessons for two years with ages 6 months to 7 years. I've also worked with children for two years as a babysitter. I am going to a University to earn a degree in Aviation Flight Management. I love swim teaching because I love seeing kids faces glow as they are "getting a swim." I just want to make a difference in kids lives that they will use forever.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Park Ridge, IL - Ryan C
Ryan C
Park Ridge, IL
Hi, my name is Ryan! I've been teaching swim lessons for 4 years with children ages 3-12 years old. I've worked with children for 7 years as a tennis instructor, camp counselor and soccer referee. I went to Case Western Reserve University and earned a degree in Mechanical Engineering. I swam competitively in high school, college and as part of Triathlon racing to this day. I love teaching swimming because I'm able to share my passion and help others enjoy the thrill of making improvements!
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Naperville, IL - Helena W
Helena W
Naperville, IL
My name is Helena and I've been teaching swim lessons for 2 yrs, mainly the ages 3-6 (some exp. with 6-12), along with being a lifeguard for 3 yrs. My skills are water safety and comfortability, floating, kicking, streamline and freestyle/backstroke. I have worked with children for 7 yrs as a babysitter, preschool teacher and student teaching. I go to Illinois State for my degree in Elementary Education because I love to be a part of the process when children grow and feel proud of themselves.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Wilmette, IL - John O
John O
Wilmette, IL
Hi! My name is Jack and I've been working with children from the ages of 4 to 12 for the past 5 years (teaching, counseling, swim instructing, and tutoring). I've been a lifeguard at a pool for 3 years and a white water course for 1 year for a total of 4 years of lifeguarding experience. I am going into my senior year at the University of Notre Dame working toward a degree in mechanical engineering. I love teaching swimming because I love working with kids and seeing them make progress.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Melrose Park, IL - Adelaide R
Adelaide R
Melrose Park, IL
Hi, my name is Adelaide and I've been teaching swim lessons for two years with ages 3-12. I have also been working with children for five years as a babysitter and swimming instructor. I attend Walther Christian Academy and will be graduating this year, finishing with my high school diploma. I love teaching swim lessons because I love working with children. I also have experience in being a competitive swimmer for two years.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Chicago, IL - Brandon C
Brandon C
Chicago, IL
Hi, my name is Brandon and I've been teaching swim lessons for most of my life with ages 2.5 to 19. I swam all four years of high school and I am currently enrolled at LA Film School and i am pursuing a bachelors in Digital Filmmaking. I love teaching swimming because i have a passion for swimming and i feel like everyone needs to learn the skill.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Cicero, IL - Stacey K
Stacey K
Cicero, IL
Hi, my name is Stacey. I've been teaching & coaching swim for twenty years. I teach all ages: from infants through seniors. I'm a former competitive swimmer, but now enjoy the water non-competitively. My background as a Mental Health Therapist & Yoga Instructor encourage success with my students, as I strive to best support their learning styles and help them to find rhythm and relaxation via their breath. I hope to instill confidence in my students & for them to ultimately enjoy swimming!
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Oak Park, IL - Nyra N
Nyra N
Oak Park, IL
My name is Nyra and I have over 7 years experience teaching all age groups, babies to adults. I also have experience working with special needs, ranging from autism to cerebral palsy. Additionally, being a competitive swimmer, I have head coached a park district team and offered private coaching. <br />I have several techniques for acclimating swimmers to the water, for those who are still uncomfortable with it, as well as those with specific goals in mind. Let's learn to swim!!
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Chicago, IL - Audrey M
Audrey M
Chicago, IL
Hello! My name is Audrey and I've taught swim lessons for the last five years with ages 2 to 12. I also teach preschoolers through Jumpstart and have worked at various summer camps over the past six years. I am currently finishing my degree in Psychology at the University of Chicago. Swimming has always been my greatest passion, and as I enter my last year of competitive swimming, I hope to help more children develop the same love of swimming I've had my entire life.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Crystal Lake, IL - Kasey (Katherine) R
Kasey (Katherine) R
Crystal Lake, IL
Hi my name is Kasey Roberts! I am a teacher, former Div. 1 swimmer, and an all ages swim instructor for the past 6 years. Whether your swimmer needs basic water safety skills or stroke refinement, I can provide the instruction needed. I believe lessons should teach swimming is FUN! I graduated December 2018 with a degree in Elementary Ed. with endorsements in Special Ed. & Coaching from Iowa State. I hold ISU's school records in the 200 Breast & 200 IM and was a High School All-American.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Elgin, IL - Lissette Velasquez V
Lissette Velasquez V
Elgin, IL
Hi, my name is Lissette. I have been a swim instructor for the past four years. I have had experience working with children through high school and also by working as a lifeguard. I have taught infants through adults. I have worked with children that have disabilities and autism. I was in the swim team throughout high school. I'm currently a student at Indiana State University majoring in Recreation Sports Management. I am excited to share my passion for swimming.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Wilmette, Illinois - Chad N
Chad N
Wilmette, Illinois
My name is Chad, I have 5 years of experience teaching swim lessons (ages 5-18), 5 years competitive swimming, and 6+ years lifeguarding. I've worked with children as a camp counselor as well as tutoring elementary ESL. I will be a senior at North Park University with a double major in Spanish and Education. My favorite part about teaching swimming lessons is watching the student's progression and seeing how it reflects in their attitude towards learning and self-confidence.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Chicago, IL - Litzy M
Litzy M
Chicago, IL
Hi, my name is Litzy and I've taught lessons with students as young as 6 months and as old as 15 years. I've also worked with children for several years as a babysitter and tutor. I love teaching swimming because it is a skill that everyone must know, and is very useful.

Private swim lessons vs. Group swim lessons

Private Swim Lessons Group Swim Lessons
AVG TIME WITH EACH
STUDENT (30 MIN LESSON)
30 Minutes 5 Minutes
SUITABLE FOR SPECIAL NEEDS/ BEHAVIOR ISSUES OR VERY FEARFUL SWIMMERS? Yes No
AVG. # LESSONS TO BECOME A SWIMMER (3YRS+) 8-12 lessons 60+
AVERAGE TIME TO SWIM 2-4 weeks (3-4x week) 1-3 years
TOTAL COST FOR A SWIMMER $390-$540
(12 private lessons)
$1000-$3000+
(@ $80/month for 1x week)

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