Swimming

All swim sessions must be booked in advance. Sessions can be booked and our swim timetables can be found by logging into your account on our website or mobile app.

Public Swim

Public Swim

There are plenty of reasons to swim, it’s low-Impact, burns calories, an alternative exercise to name a few, it’s also something the entire family can do, exercising in water offers many health benefits and can be continued for a lifetime.


Duration: 1 hour

Must be booked in advance

£4 adult (free to members)


Available at:
Bilston – Bert Williams and Central


Family Fun Sessions

Lane Swimming

Swim lengths in our slow, medium or fast lanes during our lane swim sessions. These sessions are for swimmers aged 16 and above who want to swim continually at a consistent pace.


Duration: 1 hour

Must be booked in advance

£4 adult (free to members)


Available at:
Bilston – Bert Williams and Central


Family Fun Sessions

Family Swim Sessions

These sessions are for adults and children to enjoy a family swim. These sessions allow one paying adult and two children (under 16) for free, or two paying adults and one child (under 16) for free.


Duration: 1 hour

Must be booked in advance

Adult - £4 (free to members)
Child - £2 (free for under 8s and those with free swim passes)


Available at:
Bilston – Bert Williams and Central


Adult and Junior Swim Session

Adult and Junior Swim Session

A swim session for adults and juniors (ages 8 – 15) to enjoy. Each adult can bring a maximum of two juniors to a session. Each place must be booked separately with each attendee using their own booking profile.


Duration: 1 hour

Must be booked in advance

Adult - £4 (free to members)
Child - £2 (free for free swim passes)


Available at:
Bilston – Bert Williams and Central


Swimming Prices:
Child under 8 - free, Child 8+ - £2, Adult - £4

Bilston-Bert Williams Swim Times

Each session runs for 60 minutes and must be booked in advance. This can be done via our mobile app, website, in centre or on the phone. *Women’s Only Session runs once a fortnight.

 

Monday

Time Lane Swim Public Swim Family Swim Adult and Junior *Women’s Only
6:35am      
7:00am        
8:05am      
9:35am      
11:05am        
12:35pm      
2:05pm      
3:35pm      
5:05pm      
5:15pm        
6:35pm      
7:00pm        
8:05pm      



Tuesday

Time Lane Swim Public Swim Family Swim Adult and Junior *Women’s Only
6:35am      
8:05am      
9:35am      
11:05am        
12:35pm      
2:05pm      
3:35pm      
5:05pm      
5:35pm        



Wednesday

Time Lane Swim Public Swim Family Swim Adult and Junior *Women’s Only
6:35am      
7:00am        
8:05am      
9:35am      
11:05am      
2:05pm      
3:35pm      
5:05pm      
6:35pm      
8:05pm      



Thursday

Time Lane Swim Public Swim Family Swim Adult and Junior *Women’s Only
6:35am      
8:05am      
9:35am      
11:05am      
12:35pm      
2:05pm      
3:35pm      
5:05pm      
6:35pm      
8:05pm      



Friday

Time Lane Swim Public Swim Family Swim Adult and Junior *Women’s Only
6:35am      
8:05am      
9:35am      
11:05am        
12:35pm      
2:05pm      
3:35pm      
5:05pm      



Saturday

Time Lane Swim Public Swim Family Swim Adult and Junior *Women’s Only
8:05am      
9:35am      
11:05am      
12:35pm      
2:05pm      
2:15pm        
3:35pm        
4:00pm        
5:05pm      



Sunday

Time Lane Swim Public Swim Family Swim Adult and Junior *Women’s Only
8:05am      
9:35am      
11:05am      
12:35pm      
1:30pm        
3:35pm      
5:05pm      



Swimming Prices:
Child under 8 - free, Child 8+ - £2, Adult - £4

Central Swim Times

Each session runs for 60 minutes and must be booked in advance. This can be done via our mobile app, website, in centre or on the phone.

 

Monday

Time Lane Swim Public Swim Family Swim Adult and Junior
7:30am    
9:00am    
10:30am    
12:00pm    
1:30pm    
4:00pm      



Tuesday

Time Lane Swim Public Swim Family Swim Adult and Junior
6:30am    
8:00am    
9:30am    
11:00am    
2:00pm    
7:00pm    
8:30pm      



Wednesday

Time Lane Swim Public Swim Family Swim Adult and Junior
6:30am    
8:00am    
9:30am      
11:00am    
2:00pm    



Thursday

Time Lane Swim Public Swim Family Swim Adult and Junior
6:30am    
8:00am    
9:30am    
11:00am    
12:30pm      
2:00pm    
7:00pm    
8:00pm      



Friday

Time Lane Swim Public Swim Family Swim Adult and Junior
6:30am    
8:00am    
9:30am    
11:00am    
12:30pm    
2:00pm    
5:00pm      



Saturday

Time Lane Swim Public Swim Family Swim Adult and Junior
8:00am    
9:30am    
11:00am    
12:30pm    
2:00pm      



Sunday

Time Lane Swim Public Swim Family Swim Adult and Junior
8:00am    
9:30am    
11:00am      
12:30pm      
2:00pm    



 

Free public swim sessions for 8-15 year-olds

Adult Swimming Lessons

Bilston – Bert Williams: Every Tuesday at 11:05am
Central: Every Tuesday at 12:30pm

Please call 01902 551010 for more information about our Adult Swimming Lessons and to book your space.


Children's Swimming Lessons

Interested in registering your child for swimming lessons?

The WV Active Swim Academy is back open and taking on new swimmers. Places for some stages will be available immediately, whilst others mat have a waiting list or may be full.

To find out more information and to register, please call 01902 551010 and select the centre where you wish to sign up. Please note that children must be aged 4 and over to start lessons or to be added to a waiting list.


Children's swimming lessons at Bilston - Bert Williams:

If your child is returning to or starting lessons at WV Active Bilston - Bert Williams:

  • Your child's swimming lessons will be every other week to ensure we can offer lessons to everyone in our swim school.
  • Parents must drop off and collect their child from the session and cannot spectate due to social distancing restrictions.

Children's swimming lessons at Central:

If your child is starting or returning to lessons at WV Active Central:

  • Your child's swimming lessons will continue to take place every week.
  • One parent only can spectate during each lesson. Additional adults and children cannot spectate due to social distancing restrictions.

Manage lessons on Home Portal:

What is Home Portal?

Our online Home Portal is for parents of children who are in our Swim Academy. The portal allows parents to access information about their child's swimming lessons, as well as making payments for their lessons.

What can I do on Home Portal?

  • Manage account and update details
  • Make payment for lessons
  • Track lesson progress
  • View assessment information

Register on Home Portal

All parents with registered email addresses will have received an email to set up their Home Portal account. If you would like to set up an account but no longer have your registration email, please speak to a member of our reception team who will be able to help.

Register on Home Portal

Free public swim sessions for 8-15 year-olds.

Each session runs for 60 minutes and must be booked in advance. This can be done via our mobile app, website, in centre or on the phone.

Free public swim sessions for 8-15 year-olds

Free 8-15 year-olds Swim

We offer free public swim sessions for 8-15 year-olds who live in a household paying council tax to City of Wolverhampton Council.

To register for this, speak to our reception staff in centre. A recent council tax bill will be required to complete registration.

All under 8’s are free of charge with a paying adult at all Leisure Centres without an application. Wolverhampton Swimming and Fitness Centre also offer this, however there is a £2 initial card charge to set a profile up on their system. All under 8’s should be accompanied by an adult as part of the leisure centres safe swimming policy. Please contact the centre you wish to use regarding ratios of adults to children.


Duration: 1 hour

Must be booked in advance

Free for registered 8-15 year-olds


Available at:
Bilston-Bert Williams and Central