Private Swim Lessons in Forest Park , IL

Driving kids all over Forest Park for swim lessons can be aggravating: between struggling to get through traffic to get there on time and classes scheduled at the least convenient possible time, maybe you've asked yourself 'Is it worth it?'

The good news? There's a better, faster, less stressful way to help everyone in your family be more confident in the water: private swimming lessons with a Sunsational Swim instructor in Forest Park! When you choose us as your swim school, we bring personalized lessons to your club, community pool, or even your own backyard.

Everyone knows that kids learn better when they have one-on-one attention, so it's no surprise if you haven't been impressed by the results from your child's crowded group lessons at the public pool. And, if you are a reluctant adult that's finally brave enough to learn to swim, it's much less nerve-wracking to give it a try for the first time in the comfort and privacy of your Forest Park home—not next to a class of infants and toddlers who seem ready to compete in the Olympics!

From start to finish, we make learning to swim convenient, cost-effective, and confidence-building. To get started, enter your zip code and answer a few brief registration questions, and we'll match you with a top-notch swim teacher who will come to you: any time of day, anywhere in Forest Park. From early-morning sessions to prepare for a military swim test, to weekday afternoons after school to work on stroke technique for a swim team tryout, there's no schedule that our Sunsational instructors can't accommodate.

Does it sound too good to be true? It's not—and because we're so sure we'll deliver the results you want, you can take advantage of our Sunsational Learn-to-Swim Guarantee (for kids 3 and up), if your swimmer is still unable to turn around and reach the wall after our twelve-lesson package. Why not sign up for Forest Park swim lessons today and see the Sunsational difference for yourself?
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 Forest Park 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
60,000+
Swim Lessons taken
2000+
Sunsational Swim Instructors
1500+
Cities Served

Benefits of Private Swimming Lessons in Forest Park

Our Focus: Water Safety

Our Learn-to-Swim Guarantee emphasizes each student's ability to turn around and swim back to the wall after an unintentional fall into the pool. Swimmers throughout Forest Park have learned to be safer in their own backyards with Sunsational's private swimming lessons, learning these critical skills in the comfort of home swimming pools.

Scheduling at Your Convenience

Private swim lessons scheduled at the time that works best for YOU are the ultimate in stress-free swimming in the greater Forest Park area. Whether you have multiple kids that you want to schedule back-to-back or an adult in the family that needs lessons on their lunch break, our instructors can accommodate your calendar!

Individualized Lesson Planning

We understand that every swimmer brings a different set of skills and challenges to the water, so our personalized lessons help each student to conquer their fears and make real progress in their water safety skills. Not only do our infant and toddler classes help even the youngest swimmers to be able to turn around and get to the side of the pool, but our Learn-to-Swim Guarantee (for kids ages 3 and up) provides up to four extra lessons at no charge if your swimmer hasn't mastered our “Sunsational Swim Sequence” by the 12th class.

Which Pool? You Decide!

Our Sunsational instructors will work with you at your favorite pool in Forest Park, whether it's down the street or just outside your back door.

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How does Sunsational Swim Work

  • 1
    Register Online
    Tell us your needs so we can match you with the perfect Sunsational Instructor
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    Get Matched
    Shortly after registering we introduce you to your hand selected instructor who will contact you to schedule lessons
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    Get Started
    Dive in and begin reaching your swimming goals!

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Featured Swim Instructors in Forest Park, IL

We believe our students deserve the best, so we hire only the best swim instructors in Forest Park. 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 Atlanta, GA - Alexa D
Alexa D
Atlanta, GA
Hello! My name is Alexa and I've been teaching swim lessons with ages 2 to 13 for two years now. I've also worked with children as a babysitter and as an assistant VBS teacher. I graduated from Lakeside High School in 2018, and I'm currently pursuing a B.S. Chemistry degree at Georgia Southern University. I've also played water polo and was on a summer league swim team for 3 years. I've had some experience with autistic children as well as with fearful swimmers. Smiling faces are the goal!
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Lithonia, GA - Chelsea S
Chelsea S
Lithonia, GA
Hi, my name is Chelsea and I've been working with children of all ages for over 7 years. I've also worked as a lifeguard for 2 years. I have experience tutoring and volunteering for youth programs including special needs children. I enjoy teaching and comforting children so they can conquer their fears. I encourage students that they can accomplish anything. I love teaching swim lessons because it is a life skill that can be carried on for the rest of your life.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Tucker, GA - Monique S
Monique S
Tucker, GA
Hi, my name is Monique and I have taught swimming to ages ranging from 6 months to adulthood over the last 20 years. I've worked with children during that time as a swim instructor, personal trainer and nanny. I love teaching swimming because I believe it is a vital skill to have.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Cumming, GA - Ansley P
Ansley P
Cumming, GA
Hi, my name is Ansley and I've been teaching swim lessons for eight years with students ages 1 to 12 years old. I've also worked with children for eight of years as a swim coach. I do have experience in teaching swim lessons in children with special needs. I went to Lanier Technical College and earned a degree in Early Childhood Care and Education in 2018. I love teaching swimming, because I like to know that I am making an impact on their lives.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Marietta, GA - Ashley J
Ashley J
Marietta, GA
Hi, my name is Ashley Jones and I have worked with all different age groups and ability levels. I have also worked with children as an elementary school teacher. I went to Georgia Southern University and earned a bachelor's degree in Elementary Education in 2018. I love teaching swimming because I have been swimming since I was a little kid and would love to share my love for the water with you!
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Buford, GA - patrice p
patrice p
Buford, GA
My name is Eva and I have taught swim lessons to various age groups over the last two decades. As a teenager, I was on the high school swim team.I attended Liberty University and earned a graduate degree in education in 2010. I love teaching students to swim because it is lifetime safety skill and way to exercise. I love to see someone's confidence soar.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Athens, GA - Carlie S
Carlie S
Athens, GA
Hello,<br />My name is Carlie, and IÔÇÖve been teaching swim lessons for over 10 years with ages infancy to adults. IÔÇÖve also worked with children and adults for 7 years as a mental health clinician. I went to the University of Colorado in Denver and earned a MasterÔÇÖs degree in Counseling Psychology/Counselor Education. I love teaching swimming, because it combines my love for the water and helping children/adults grow into learning a new life skill. I look forward to meeting you!<br />Carlie
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Marietta, GA - Parag K
Parag K
Marietta, GA
Hello! My name is Parag and I have been teaching swim lessons for 3 years with ages 3 to adults. I have also worked with children for 3 years as a tutor, swim coach and babysitter. I currently attend Occidental College pursuing a degree in Biochemistry. I am also a competitive swimmer with almost 10 years of experience. I love teaching swimming because I want people of all ages to to fell confident around water, and come to love the sport as I have.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Dunwoody, GA - Max H
Max H
Dunwoody, GA
Hi, my name is Max, and I have been teaching swim lessons for 2 years. I have worked with swimmers ranging in age from 3 to 18 of levels varying from first-time swimmers to competitive club swimmers. I swam at Dynamo Swim Club for 6 years where I swam times that allowed me to compete nationally, and I also swam for Westminster where we won state two years. I am currently a rising senior at Purdue University where I study Industrial Engineering and Management.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Atlanta, GA - Lindsay K
Lindsay K
Atlanta, GA
Hi, my name is Lindsay and I have been teaching swim lessons for 6 years, working with children from ages 2-13 years old. IÔÇÖve also worked with children for 7 years as a nanny and have great references. I feel very comfortable working with children of all ages and needs. I went to College of Charleston and earned a pre-nursing degree. I love teaching swimming because I get to help children build more confidence in their swimming abilities.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Lithonia, GA - Azariah C
Azariah C
Lithonia, GA
Hello, my name is Azariah Copeland and I have been teaching swim lessons for going on years. I have had students of all age ranges as well as skill set. I swam competitively for 4 years, while also lifeguarding and teaching. I have worked with children in many different roles including as a babysitter and tutor. Although I am new to the company, I have a wide education of aquatic safety and instuction at my disposal. I look foeward to working with you!
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Kennesaw, GA - Tai R
Tai R
Kennesaw, GA
Hi, my name is Tai Reed and I've been teaching swim lessons for two years with ages three months to 70+. I've also worked with children for 9 years as live-in nanny, preschool teacher, lifeguard, and a babysitter. I went to Kennesaw State University and I'm earning a degree in Pre-Medicine. I love teaching swimming because I believe everyone learn how to have a fun and safe time in the pool. I have worked with fearful swimmers and have tons of tips/tricks to help get over their worries.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Kennesaw, GA - Michael N
Michael N
Kennesaw, GA
Hi, my name is Michael and IÔÇÖve been teaching swim lessons for 3 years with ages ranging from 3-12 during the summer leagues and private lessons. I was also apart of the Gwinnett county summer league as a competitor myself and in high school as well. IÔÇÖm currently attending Kennesaw State University majoring in Criminal Justice. Personally for me out of all of the sports IÔÇÖve been involved in swimming has always come the most natural and for that reason I enjoy helping other young swimmers.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Milton, GA - Andrea S
Andrea S
Milton, GA
Hello! My name is Andrea and I have been teaching swim lessons for 20 years! I was a collegiate swimmer and swam for the University of Louisville! I have a masters degree in teaching and was a classroom teacher for 18 years! I strongly believe in creating a safe, fun and relaxed environment. When kids are comfortable, they too will find they can conquer so much! I love showing them this path to success both in the classroom and in the pool!
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Atlanta, GA - Alex C
Alex C
Atlanta, GA
Hi! My name is Alex and I have been around swimming my whole life and have taught lessons for 5 years for swimmers ages 2-50. I started out teaching lessons while pursuing my own competitive swimming goals. My career took me to the Division 1 level, swimming for Clemson University all four years where I continued to gain experience teaching through summer swim camps hosted by the team. I moved to Atlanta upon graduation and look forward to continuing teaching this valuable skill!!
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Decatur, GA - Lauren B
Lauren B
Decatur, GA
Hi, my name is Lauren and I've been teaching swim lessons for 7 years with ages 3 mo.-76 yrs, along with coaching swim team and lifeguarding for 2 years. I have experience teaching swimmers with special needs and disabilities, as well as fearful swimmers. I've also worked with children for 8 years in the children's ministry. I graduated from the University of Arkansas with a nursing degree. I love teaching swimming because it is rewarding to know that I've improved someones safety in the water!
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Smryna, GA - Akintunde K
Akintunde K
Smryna, GA
Hi my name is Akin and I've been teaching swim lessons 4 years from ages 4-30 years old. I've also worked with children for 8 years as a lifeguard, camp counselor and swim instructor. I'm currently attending Chattahoochee Tech as a Radiology major. I love teaching swim lessons because swimming is such a fundamental skill to have and once you how to swim you can give back the lessons you were taught to someone else.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Atlanta, GA - Morgan C
Morgan C
Atlanta, GA
Hi, my name is Morgan and I have been teaching swim lessons for 2 years in my local community. I'm currently in school studying Art Direction. I love teaching swimming lessons because I was a competitive swimmer and at this time id prefer to give back. I think its best to teach children not to fear the water, but instead, show them how much fun they can have.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in Avondale Estates, GA - Emma L
Emma L
Avondale Estates, GA
Hi, my name is Emma and I have taught swim lessons on and off for about 2 years. I have worked with children ages 3-12 and have swam competitively for 12 years. IÔÇÖve also worked with children for 6 years as a babysitter and nanny. I am currently attending Georgia Southern University as a Sophomore, in the field of Exercise Science. Swimming has always been a pretty major part of my life and I love being able to work with children and share my love of swimming with them in a comfortable setting.
Sunsational Private Swim Lesson Instructor in  Atlanta,  GA - Jibria H
Jibria H
Atlanta, GA
Hello, my name is Jibria and I've been in water safety awareness for over 5 years starting with mommy and me classes all the way to 1 on 1 lessons with adults and special needs children. Alumni of Savannah State University where I earned my bachelors degree in Communications. I have experience as a substitute teacher ages 3-15. I love teaching swimming lessons because I want to diminish deep water fear and increase water safety awareness.

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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