YMCAs have been teaching people to swim for more than a century. In YMCA aquatics programs, children learn to be safe around water and they feel the sense of accomplishment that comes with learning something new.  We offer swim lessons year round, so it’s never too late to start learning.


Swim Lessons, Swim Team, Swim Clinics, Lifeguard Certification Classes and more

Swim Lessons

Swim Lessons

Current Session: Fall II – January 2 – February 26, 2023
Upcoming Session: February 27 – April 30, 2023


Private Swim Lessons
Private Lessons

A YMCA instructor will work one-on-one with your child to teach the skills they
need for a lifetime of aquatic safety and fun. This is a great way to give your
child the individual attention they need.  

Private Lesson Package Options

Five 45 minute lessons

     -1 person:  $190 YMCA Members   $265 Non Members
     -2 person:  $240 YMCA Members   $315 Non Members
     -3 person:  $315 YMCA Members   $390 Non Members

Seven 30 minute lessons
     -1 person:  $190 YMCA Members   $265 Non Members      
     -2 person:  $240 YMCA Members   $315 Non Members      
     -3 person:  $315 YMCA Members   $390 Non Members

For more information contact Allie at 


UCFY Hurricanes Swim Team


UCFY Hurricanes Swim Team

Registration for Fall Swim Team opens August 15, 2023!  
For more information and to register click here.
Union County Family YMCA Hurricanes Fall Swim Team overview

Having trouble registering? Click below for a tutorial. 

Looking to perfect your swim stroke?  
Sign up for Private Swim Lessons taught by our Swim Team Coach! 

For more information about our Swim Team or regarding Private Swim Lessons contact 
Allie at
Swimming Conditioning Clinic
For more information contact the Y at 937-303-9285.
Swimming Stroke Skills Clinic
For more information contact the Y at 937-303-9285.
Lifeguard Certification Classes

Lifeguard Classes

This course is designed to give participants the basic skills and knowledge needed to be 
lifeguards in pools and aquatic environments.  This comprehensive course offers up-to-date 
information on how to guard; anticipate and prevent problems; and to take action to help those 
in need.  CPR, First Aid, and AED certifications are included in the cost of the program. 

Lifeguard Certification Training

There is currently no Lifeguard Trainings scheduled.  

Did you know? The YMCA will pay for your lifeguard certification if you work for us!  
Ask your instructor for more info or contact Dave at

Ages: 15 and older
Participants must be physically able to

  • Tread water for 2-minutes without hands
  • Swim 100-yards Front Crawl
  • Swim 100-yards Breast Stroke
  • Swim 100-yards combination of Front Crawl and Breast Stroke
  • Climb out of the pool without the assistance of a ladder or stairs
  • Retrieve 10 pound brick from deep end of the pool
  • Course also includes certifications in CPR, First Aid and AED
Water Safety Instructors Class
Water Safety Instructors Class
This course is helpful for those individuals who are interested in teaching swimming lessons. You will learn how to properly teach and evaluate students. Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be certified in the instruction of swimming lessons. Participants must be 16 yrs old and have all current Lifeguard certifications.  For more information contact Dave at
First Aid and CPR/AED Pro Training

First Aid and CPR/AED Pro Training Certification

Whether your job requires the training, you work with youth or you just want to get certified; this is the class for you.  
Participants will need to pre-register for class to complete the online portion. 
The online portion is done at the participant’s own pace but must be completed prior to the hands-on class. 
Participants must pre-register one week prior to the start of the hands-on training. 
Classes are offered monthly.  Click here for 2023 Dates.  

For more information contact Dave at
Water Scouts

Water Scouts

Are you in the Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, Brownies or Trail Life? Bring your Water Scouts to the YMCA to earn their aquatic badge or patch.  
Click here for pricing.
For more information or to make your reservation contact Dave at

Get all of your swimming needs and support the Y at the same time.  
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back to Union County Family YMCA! Also, get FREE SHIPPING on orders over $49.

Pool Schedules

Current Pool Schedule
August 1 - December 31, 2023

Keep in Mind

All classes may need to be repeated. Times are subject to change with notice.

ymca event calendar

The Ormeroid Family Warm Pool Dedication Ceremony

On Tuesday, June 21st, the YMCA Dedicated the Warm Pool to the Ormeroid Family.  The Y is very thankful for all the hard work, dedication and countless volunteer hours the Ormeroid Family gives the YMCA.


YMCA core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility are incorporated into daily programming.


Variety of age appropriate activities that promote opportunities for children to explore their environment safely and confidently.


Activities are led by assigned teachers, as well as, self directed by the child.  Creativity is encouraged to help promote individual growth.


Group and individual play. Kid Connect has activities that promote decision making skills, teach responsible behavior, and develop the child’s self confidence.