About Us

Making waves is a professional swim school with decades of experience. We're Scotland's biggest independent swimming school, and we're here for you and your children.

More than 18,000 children have learned to swim confidently and happily, with Making Waves' innovative programme. You'll watch your child learn to swim well and love the water.

Find swimming lessons for Babies, Children and Adults at our purpose-built Playsport swimming pool in East Kilbride.

This purpose-built facility has been designed with families in mind. From the large changing rooms, to the child-friendly shower area and from the warm, clean pool to the open viewing area, it has all been set out with learning and comfort in mind.

Our Team

We are a family business, with a love of swimming and of teaching others.Tom and Nicola hand-pick our Making Waves team members for their abilities as swimming coaches and also for their caring, fun-loving natures. We look for enthusiasm and confidence in all our staff.

All our teachers are UKCC or STA qualified and take part in the unique MW training programme.

Our lifeguards are fully qualified and complete a RLSS training programme every month.

Our coordinators are trained as both teachers and lifeguards.