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At FOSS, every last skill is purpose-built from the latest in aquatics science. Our swimmers learn to do things the safest way, and the smartest way. Our patented, expert training program has taught 100,000+ graduates, 2 American Record Holders, and 1 Olympic Gold Medalist. We currently have 80,000+ active students building confidence through the mastery of skills.®

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# OF TRAINING HOURS REQUIRED BEFORE TEACHING 1ST CLASS

100

% of kids we can teach to swim

80

# OF ADDITIONAL TRAINING HOURS REQUIRED YEARLY

11

Average # of Years A Corporate Team Member Has Been With FOSS

Swimmers Guaranteed.®

Since Jon Foss wrote the initial program in 1993, it’s been honed and fine-tuned to a science. One singular goal: creating safe, confident swimmers. In fact, we’re 100 percent positive we can teach 100 percent of kids to be strong, confident swimmers. No matter the swimming ability before, your child will improve each session.

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Watch The Lightbulb Moments™

We only hire instructors who have the skill and confidence to help kids learn. With an ability to light up, and make kids light up too. And that’s why we call our instructors Lightbulb instructors. Because they won’t just teach your kids the fundamentals of swimming. They’ll teach them to love it, too.

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Watch The Lightbulb Moments™

We only hire instructors who have the skill and confidence to help kids learn. With an ability to light up, and make kids light up too. And that’s why we call our instructors Lightbulb instructors. Because they won’t just teach your kids the fundamentals of swimming. They’ll teach them to love it, too.

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A Family Owned Company Passionate About Swimming

Jon Foss was destined to change how people learn to swim. His mother was an advocate for learning to swim. Her young brother was lost to drowning. Jon advanced to compete at a national level and progressed to coaching. Here, he developed his unique approach to teaching world class techniques to children. In 1993, Foss Swim School began with just 12 students. Today, we are the experts.

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