Frequently Asked Questions
Is Black People Will Swim only for Black people?
Where are you offering classes?
What age groups do you teach?
What should I bring for swim class?
Bring a bathing suit, swim cap, and a towel. If you don't have a swim cap and goggles, we have a merchandise shop where you can buy it from us.
Do you offer refunds?
When will classes start?
Do you plan on expanding to other cities?
I would like to be a swim instructor. How can I join the Black People Will Swim team as an instructor?
Click here to go to our instructor directory
Click add entry
Email your resume and certifications to BlackPeopleWillSwim@gmail.com
I am based outside of New York. Should I sign up for swim lessons?
How can I support the BPWS mission and purpose?
#SwimFam — Join the #SwimFam by following us on our social media platforms and signing up for our newsletter on the bottom of the homepage.
Make a Promise — Make the commitment to yourself, family, and friends that you’ll learn how to swim.