Mermaid of Hilton Head Mermaid U Swim School

 mermaid swim school

Now you can swim like a real mermaid with our Mermaid Swim School. We have partnered with FinFun Mermaid Tails and Mermaid U to bring you the Mermaid of Hilton Head Mermaid U Swim School.  

Join us at a partnering Hotel or Resort and learn how to swim like a Mermaid. The rental of the tail is included in the cost of the course.  

Class Pre-Requisites: 

  • Float: 30 seconds on back, 30 seconds on front-take breath while on front.
  • Roll from front to back, roll from back to front. 
  • Tread water for approximately one minute.  

Mermaid 101 Curriculum:

  • You will learn how to safely put your mermaid tail on and how to safely remove it with the Quick Release Method.
  • Learn Mermaid safety - how to safely swim with your mermaid tail. 
  • You will learn how to swim like a mermaid and perfect your dolphin-kick technique. 
  • Learn how to properly care for a mermaid tail.
  • Learn what it means to be a Mermaid - an ocean ambassador
  • The last part of class is mermaid fun!  Learn how to give mermaid bubble kisses, dive for toys and treasures, swim through a hula hoop underwater, and other fun mermaid games!
  • Once you pass the certification test, you will be given a Certified Mermaid card to show that you have what it takes to be a mermaid.


What you need to know:

  • Tail rentals are included in the price of the swim class. If you have your own tail, you may bring it, however if it does not fit within our safety standards, we will require that you use one of our tails for the class.
  • You do have the option of purchasing the tail before or after class if you choose to do so. 
  • You should bring extra towels and goggles or a mask if needed.
  • Classes are supervised at all times and safety is our number one concern.  We ask that parents or friends not attending the class please not interfere with the class as it is taking place.  There will be time for photos at the end of class.