It's never too late to improve your swim skills. Whether you are looking to learn how to swim for the first time or refine your skills, the Y's Teen & Adult Lessons are designed to get you where you want to be. 

Teens and adults can begin to learn about water safety and continue to learn and refine skills in the four competitive strokes. 

DeVos-Blum Family YMCA in Boynton 

  • Ages: 13 and up 
  • Class length: 40 minutes, 8-week session 
  • Eight-class session cost: $93 for members and $185 for non-members
  • Sessions taught by an Adult instructor


Swim Basics

In this program, teens and adults learn personal water safety and achieve basic swimming competency by learning two benchmark skills—swim, float, swim and jump, push, turn, grab.

Swim Strokes

Having mastered the fundamentals, teens and adults learn additional water safety skills and build stroke technique.