Beacon Health & Fitness Granger

3221 Beacon Parkway
Granger, IN 46530

Monday - Friday 5:00 am - 9:00 pm, Saturday, Sunday 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

(574) 647-8460

Give us a try and experience the Beacon difference for yourself

Stop by one of our Membership Offices or Information Desks to purchase your VIP Guest Pass today! The pass is good for a one time use of any of our three locations.

Swim Lessons

Elkhart Health & Aquatics offers a wide variety of lessons for swimmers of all ages and abilities. Our instructors lead your child through the movements while supporting and encouraging them. We offer over 30 swim lessons a week at different times of the day. Adult and masters clinics, private lessons for children and adults, and a competitive swim team are also available. Learn to swim at Elkhart Health & Aquatics today!

Download Swim Lesson Schedule

Register for Swim Lessons

Not a member? Sign up for a guest account or call 574.584.2560 for assistance.


How to find swim lesson registration:

Login to your account, navigate to Courses/Events, select Club: Elkhart, make sure it is set to the month of lessons.

You can also search for your specific class using the “A” code listed on the schedule.

Want to stay in touch with us to make sure you don’t miss your chance to sign up for swim lessons? Join our Swim Lesson email list and be one of the first to know about our next session of lessons.


*Lessons located at Beacon Health & Fitness Elkhart Therapy Pool

Age: 6 months-2+ – Designed to give young children a head start on swimming, to get comfortable in the water and begin to work on basic skills while interacting with instructor and other children in a fun and safe environment. Parents and children learn together to increase a child’s comfort level in the water and build a foundation of basic skills, such as arm and leg movements, breath control and basic independence/safety in the water. Lessons are fun-filled and help introduce water safety concepts, encouraging a healthy recreational habit that your entire family can enjoy.



*Lessons located at Beacon Health & Fitness Elkhart Lap Pool

LEVEL 1 – Introduction to Water Skills and Basic Water Safety – Age: 3-6+
For the beginner who is comfortable in the water.

Swimmers learn basics of swimming: bobbing, going under water, supported front and back floating, supported rolling over from front to back and back to front, supported gliding, supported flutter kick, supported front crawl arms and jumping in.

LEVEL 2 – Fundamental Aquatic Skills and Introducing Propulsion – Age: 3-6+
Swimmers should already be able to float on front and back and put head under water.

Swimmers will work on: independent front and back floating , independent rolling over from front to back and back to front, independent front and back glides, front crawl arms and kicks, back crawl arms and kicks, retrieving underwater objects, and jumping into water over their head.

LEVEL 3 – Stroke Development – Age: 3-10+
Swimmers should already be comfortable swimming front stroke and swimming on their back.

Swimmers will work on: gliding, freestyle with side breathing, backstroke, breaststroke and dolphin kicks, retrieving objects in deeper water, treading water, jumping into deep water and compact dives.


LEVEL 4 – Stroke Improvement – Age: 4-18+
Swimmers should already be able to: swim front and back crawl 25 yards.

Swimmers will work on: rotary breathing, freestyle, backstroke, elementary backstroke, introduction to breaststroke and butterfly stroke and kick, intro to turning at wall, treading water, and diving in kneeling position.

LEVEL 5 – Stroke Refinement – Age: 4-18+
Swimmers should already be able to: swim freestyle, breaststroke and backstroke 25 yards, breaststroke kick, treading water, and dive.

Swimmers will work on: alternate breathing, stride jump, refinement of: freestyle, backstroke, elementary backstroke, sidestroke, breaststroke, dolphin kick and butterfly, open turn on front and back, feet-first surface dive, and treading water.

LEVEL 6 – Swimming & Skill Proficiency / Pre-Competitive – Age: 4-18+
Swimmers should already be able to: swim front and back crawl 50 yards, elementary backstroke 25 yards, breaststroke 25 yards, butterfly 25 yards, tread water for 3 minutes, and dive.

Swimmers will work on: All strokes, freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly turns pike and tuck surface dive, dive from side/board, tread water for five minutes, and basic water rescue.

Not sure which class is best for your child or need more information on a program?

Contact Hannah and she can help!


*All lessons are at the pool at Elkhart Health & Aquatics.

Intended for teens and adults who wish to improve their knowledge and skill for many reasons. For individuals to learn a basic level of water competency, to improve their skill and technique, increase their level of safety in the water, to improve & achieve their health and fitness goals, or to perhaps compete in triathlons or join a masters team.

Adult Swimming 1 — Improving Skills and Strokes / I can get from point A to point B… but it’s not pretty

Adult Swimming 2 — Swimming for Fitness / I have some stroke fundamentals, but need some coaching to get ready for a race or to join the masters team.


*All lessons are at the pool at Elkhart Health & Aquatics.

Masters swimmers are coached through swim workouts practicing technique and refinement. Practices vary on distances and intensities based on the individual swimmer’s abilities and goals.

Swimmers work on:

  • Competitive strokes: freestyle, backstroke, butterfly and breaststroke
  • Starts and turns
  • Drills, and everything in between!

Masters Swim Team offers five practices a week at varying days and times. All swimmers must be at least 18 years of age to participate.

Contact Hannah to join the team today or for more information!


*All lessons are at the pool at Elkhart Health & Aquatics.

Achieve your aquatic goals with help from an Elkhart Health & Aquatics coach.

Coaches assist with:

  • Learning how to swim
  • Technique and refinement
  • Competitive training
  • Endurance and conditioning
  • … and much more!

Available for both youth and adults.