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Colorado Springs Private Swim Lessons

One on One Swim Lessons

Full Armour Swim Team offers affordable private swim lessons in Colorado Springs with elite and experienced instructors. Our swim lessons location is centrally located in Colorado Springs near Academy and Union.

Private Lessons are available for youth and adults.

All Swim Lessons will take place at Full Armour Training Center:
2380 Montebello Dr W, Colorado Springs, CO 80918


After you register for private one on one swim lessons, an instructor will reach out to you to schedule your lessons.
Interested in Group Classes Starting at $60 per month, click here.

One on One Swim Lesson Pricing

4 Pack                 $160
8Pack                 $300


Swim Lesson Pricing

Some of the Reasons Kids May Prefer Private Lessons

My Child Learns at a Faster or Slower Rate than Most Other Kids

My Child is Scared of the Water

My Teenager Doesn't Want to Be Stuck in a Class with Little Kids

I enjoy the water, but I would really like to be able to swim so I can enjoy the ocean

Whatever your reason, we are here to help!

We have a demanding schedule and need the flexibility to have a class at a different time than the group lessons

My Child is so close to swim team, but just needs work on a couple skills

Swim Lesson Curriculum

Swim Lessons Curriculum

It is not necessary to know your child's swim lesson level during registration. All of our swim classes can acomodate each level.

On the first day of class, our Swim Instructors will conduct a swimming skills assessment to determine your swimmer’s skill ability and continue forward with the curriculum necessary to improve your child's success. 

Level 1

For kids who are afraid of the water, have never taken a swim lesson before, or cannot swim at all.

Our Goals:

  • Get Your Kids Used To The Water

  • Learn Necessary Water Safety Rules

  • Have FUN!

Swim Lesson Curriculum:​

  • Ask Permission to Get in the Water

  • Wall Walk

  • Jump Into Pool to Instructor While Holding Breath

  • Climb Out of the Pool

  • Look Underwater and Hold Breath

  • Complete 3 Bobs in a Row

  • Complete an Assisted Front Float for 5 Seconds

  • Complete an Assisted Backfloat for 5 seconds

  • Stand and Recover

Level 2

Our Second stage, focuses on water safety as we teach your kids to safely navigate the pool and get back to safety

Our Goals:

  • Kids Gain Confidence In The Water

  • Kids Recognize Their Limits & Learn How To Remain Safe In & Around The Water.

Swim Lesson Curriculum:​

  • Assisted Front Streamline

  • Assisted Back Streamline

  • Assisted and Unassisted Roll Back to Front/ Front to Back

  • Back Float Unassisted 5 Seconds

  • Demonstrate Proper Use of Kick board

  • Explain Buddy System and Jumping Safety Rules

  • Jump In, Submerge, Recover for Air, Roll on Back, Kick for 5 Seconds

  • Jump In, Submerge, Recover for Air, Roll on Back, Kick for5 Seconds with Clothes

Level 3

In the Third stage, kids continue to learn basic swimming skills and an introduction to freestyle and backstroke. Water Safety lessons continue to be taught and emphasized.

Our Goals:

  • Kids learn and practice how to assist another swimmer to safety and call 911.

  • Kids learn forward movement in the water.

Swim Lesson Curriculum:​

  • Reach and Throw Assists

  • Unassisted Front Streamline with Kick

  • Unassisted Back Streamline with Kick

  • Assisted Front Streamline & Rotation to Side Glide with

  • Kick

  • Unassisted Freestyle (Kick and Pull) for 10 Feet

  • Unassisted Backstroke (Kick and Pull) for 10 Feet

  • Retrieve Submerged Object

  • Reach or Throw (Don't Go) and Call 911

  • Jump In, Submerge, Recover for Air, Forward Movement (Front or Back) for 10 Feet, Change Direction and Return toWall with Clothes

Level 4

In the Fourth stage, kids will learn how to manage deeper water, with an emphasis on getting to safety. Kids also continue to progress in their ability to swim freestyle and backstroke.

Our Goals:

  • Successfully swim for 10 feet.

  • Swimmers begin to learn rotary movement and breathing.

Swim Lesson Curriculum:​

  • Unassisted Side Glide with Kick on Both Sides

  • Roll From Side Glide to Streamline to Side Slide

  • Unassisted Front Streamline with Kick & Rotation to Back

  • Streamline

  • Streamline Off Wall and Swim 3-5 Strokes Freestyle with

  • No Breath

  • Scull and Tread for 10 seconds

  • Jump In, Submerge, Recover to Side Glide Position & Kick

  • 10 Feet

  • Unassisted Freestyle (Kick and Pull) for 30 Feet

  • Unassisted Backstroke (Kick and Pull) for 30 Feet

Level 5

The Fifth stage, is our highest level before swimmers begin our swim team prep and stroke development courses. Swimmers in this stage will begin to gain confidence as they are able to explore more of the pool safely.

Our Goals:

  • Swim 30 feet.

  • Tread water.

  • Begin to learn how to dive safely and effectively.

Swim Lesson Curriculum:​

  • Survival Float & Tread Water for :30 Seconds

  • Demonstrate Deep Water Bob and Surface Dive

  • Demonstrate Changing Directions in Deep Water

  • Jump Into Deep Water, Level Off and Swim Freestyle 50 feet

  • Jump Into Deep Water, Level Off and Swim Backstroke 50 feet

  • Head First Entry (Dive) from Side

  • Demonstrate Proper Use of Backstroke Flags

  • Complete a 25 Freestyle

  • Complete a 25 Backstroke

  • Complete a Flip Turn

  • Demonstrate Streamline, Underwater and Breakout from aDive

Swim Team Prep

If your child just can't get enough of swimming, your child doesn't have to stop learning. Our Advanced Swim Lessons and Swim Team Prep courses help prepare kids to join swim team and teach them the necessary skills to succeed such as flip turns, diving, butterfly and breaststroke!


We Started To Ensure That Every Child Has The Ability to Learn How to Swim!

Regardless of financial constraint. Full Armour Swim Lessons aim to provide Affordable Private Swim Classes in Colorado Springs. Armed with an experienced team of private swim lesson instructors and a swim lesson curriculum that utilizes the experience of teaching youth to swim, we offer unmatched excellence in the swim lesson space. 

Our owner, Jason Lupo searched far and wide and has prior experience teaching Starfish, WSI and YMCA curriculum, serving as an Aquatics Director at the YMCA and the Head Swim Coach for the Pikes Peak YMCA before starting Full Armour Swim Team and Swim Lessons in September 2016. Since then Full Armour has serviced the Colorado Springs area at over 10 different pools and has provided excellent service to over 1000 families.

Full Armour's swim lessons are designed to prepare kids for a future love of the water. Many of our swim lesson kids move on to join our swim team, become lifeguards and even swim in college and high school.

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