Swimming Pool Opening Hours

Monday - Thursday 8am - 9.30pm
Friday (July & August)  8am - 9.30pm
Friday (September - June)  8am - 6pm 
Adults Only (Mon- Fri)  8am- 9am
Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday 2pm – 5.45pm

Additional Pool Closing Times

Please select the link below to see other times that our swimming pool is schedules to be closed throughout the year due to staff training.

Lakeland Forum Swimming Pool Closure Times 2019


Please click here to view the Child Admission Policy



Types of Swimming Courses, Groups and Lessons offered at Fermanagh Lakeland Forum

Swimming is a fundamental life skill that everyone should have the opportunity to develop and help them stay safe near the water. Fermanagh Lakeland Forum offers a great environment to learn how to swim in our 25 metre indoor swimming pool. We offer a vast array of swimming group lessons for both children from 3 months-16yrs, right up to adults, where you will have the opportunity to improve swimming skills, stroke development & technique or even help you find a new aquatic challenge. 

Fermanagh Lakeland Forum offers both weekly and intense group lessons, one-to-one swimming or swimability lessons, Aquatic based exercise classes, National pool lifeguard Courses and so much more. Below is a list of the variety of Swimming groups/courses we offer here at Fermanagh Lakeland Forum. If you are interested to find out more details about these Swimming Groups or to find a specific Swimming Group that suits you or your kids then please simply select the group below.


 Swimming Group Lessons

Friday Night Group Lessons

✔5 Metre Group
✔10 Metre Group
✔25 Metre Group
✔50 Metre Group
✔100+ Metre Group
✔Front & Back Crawl

-ASA Learn to Swim Groups

✔Levels 1&2
✔Levels 3&4
✔Level 5
✔Level 6

-Rookie Lifeguard Awards

✔Rookie Bronze Levels 1,2&3
✔Rookie Silver Levels 1,2&3
✔Rookie Gold Levels 1&2
✔Rookie Gold Level 3

-Baby Splash Groups

✔4 months - 8 months
✔8 months - 12 months
✔12 months - 24 months
✔2 years - 4 years Beginners
✔2 years - 4 years Advanced

-Introduction to Competitive Swimming

 -Senior Swim Group

-Snorkel & Flipper Fun

-Aqua Legends

-Disability Swim Group





Aqua Based Exercise Classes

-Aqua Aerobics
-Aqua Float Fit
-Aqua Jog

One-to-One Swimming Lessons

 Instructors: Aoife Hegarty
                  Aoife Straume
                  Christopher Carney
                  Declan Maguire
                  Grace Hopper
                  Lynda Taylor
                  Maeve Clancy
                  Marty Donaghey
                  Natasha Love
                  Rodney Howe         

Swimability One-to-One Lessons

  Instructors: Aoife Hegarty
                   Ceri McManus
                   Christopher Carney
                   Liam Campbell
                   Lynda Taylor
                   Marty Donaghey
                   Rodney Howe


National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

Fermanagh Lakeland Forum is an approved training centre for the Royal Life Saving Society (RLSS) and offers courses for the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ). The NPLQ is open to anyone over the age of 16 on the day when the course is assessed.
The course is an ideal starting point for those wishing to start a career in the Leisure Industry.
The NPLQ covers all elements of Pool Rescue Techniques, Lifeguarding Theory, First Aid and CPR.  
Offered over the course of 12 weeks or on occasions intense 1 weekers.


Fermanagh Lakeland Forum Current 2019 Swimming Programmes

September-October 2019 Swimming Programme

July-August 2019 Summer Swimming Programme