Why choose Shapland Swim Schools
- Maximum 3 children per class
- Separate parents viewing room
- Free make-up lessons
- Easy monthly payments
- 32°C enclosed pool for year-round comfort
- Heated change rooms
Gold Coast / GavenContact Us
We are proud to have our new Gold Coast location join the Shapland Swim Schools family.
Located in Gaven, not far from Westfield Helensvale, we supply semi-private swimming lessons with only three children per class, ensuring each child receives more one-on-one attention with their teacher. And by having a maximum of just two classes in the pool per time slot, we reduce distractions, making for a more focused lesson time.
Our friendly manager Sandra, along with our swimming teachers are all committed to making you and your child's learn to swim experience the best one possible.
The pool is heated to 32 degrees Celsius year-round, and change rooms and toilets are located pool-side. Plus, our parents viewing room allows parents to watch, and siblings to play while waiting for their turn.
All our instructors are Industry qualified (e.g. AUSTSWIM, SwimEd), and Blue Card holders. Shapland Swim Schools Gold Coast is a Swim Australia registered facility.
This facility is a purpose Learn to Swim pool with 8 different depth levels to accommodate the student from beginner to advanced swimmer. The pool design incorporates over seven decades of experience in teaching children to swim, as well as optimal building and pool side facilities.
Fill out a booking enquiry now to secure your lesson spot.
Please down load our App this allows you easy access to My SSS as well as allowing us to send you notifications, please make sure that you go into settings and allow notifications relevant to the swim school you attend. It has other functions too one of them is a swim cam that allows you to send photos and videos of your children swimming. Just search for Shapland in your App store it's a free app.
Note: Hours are subject to change.
Cost & Enrolment Info
Only 3 children to a class
The Shapland Swim School at Gaven, like all Shapland Swim Schools, runs a seamless learn to swim program so you never have to rebook your spot.
Monthly in advance at $19 per lesson charged by the calendar month (number of lessons days in the month)
A deposit of $76 is charged for each family. We require one months notice when finishing the program, and this deposit will be used against your final month of lessons.
We have discounts for the 3rd and fourth children in the same family, when they are all enrolled in the program together.
If you would like your child to have more than one lesson per week
The second lesson is $10.45 per week
The third lesson $7.80 per week
You can pay by cheque, internet transfer or by using your credit card. Once you have enrolled in the swim school program, you will receive detailed instruction on how the payment and invoicing system works.
Log into MySSS to take control of your lessons. Features include cancelling a lesson if you are going to be away or booking a make up lesson when you are ready to have one. You can also pay your account, book a sibling in for classes and look for a new time for your child if you want to swap days.
Free make up system
If you cancel a lesson before 8am, you are entitled to a free make up lesson. To cancel a lesson, you can either iog into MySSS, or phone the swim school.
To book a make up lesson, we have found that the best way to schedule that class is via MySSS. Alternatively, you can call the swim school on the morning you require the make up.
Over the years we have found that once you break your child's swimming lesson routine (come at a different day and time for a make up lesson) it is very easy to forget the make up swimming lessons time and day. It is swim school policy not to give out make up lessons more that one day in advance.
A water temperature of 32 degrees Celsius (all year round) is crucial for your child's comfort. Normally children have a low percentage body fat and if the water is below 32 degrees Celsius then they start to feel the cold. Any parents who are in the water with their child will understand how important it is to feel comfortable in that environment.
Servicing the following suburbs
Servicing the following Suburbs:
Gaven, Pacific Pines, Helensvale, Oxenford, Maudsland, Coomera, Mt Nathan, Labrador, Molendinar, Biggera Waters, Parkwood, Arundel, Nerang, Pimpima, Upper Coomera, Studio Village, Wongawallan, Ormeau, Kingsholme, Hope Island..