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Welcome to Making Waves Milton

Making Waves Swim School has been producing confident swimmers and providing award-winning water safety programs for children and adults since 1994. Between our four locations in Brampton, Milton, Mississauga and Vaughan, we currently teach over 6,000 students per week in learn-to-swim programs.

Our Facility Features:

  • Custom designed teaching pools with warm water
  • Large comfortable viewing areas
  • Family change rooms with hair dryers
  • Highly trained staff and trusted Small Steps Teaching Method

Testimonials as seen on Google Reviews

  • "I like the ratio of students to instructor. I think it is beneficial. My son & daughter loves swimming lessons – and all the instructors they had have been amazing. It has been a great experience."

    Delano Cadi

  • "We are so happy to be part of the making waves family. Both of our kids have made huge gains in swimming at this facility. The instructors are all fantastic and provide ongoing feedback to the kids and parents. The facility is clean and the pool is warm. A great place for kids to build their confidence and skills in the water."

    Erin Wilson

  • "Great swim school and great staff! Facilities are well maintained as well Our kids absolutely love going to swimming and have learned a life long skill!"

    Remon Hanna

  • "Making Waves is an awesome swim school the instructors are professional and the facility is always clean and everyone is always friendly. My son loves coming weekly for his swim lessons."

    Mena Galati

Meet the Manager of Milton!

I’ve been involved in aquatics my entire life! After almost drowning at the age of 3, I was put into swimming lessons, and my love for swimming quickly blossomed. My humble beginnings in lessons developed into a swimming career spanning 15 years, 8 of which I spent representing Canada on the National Team. Some of my greatest accomplishments include being a National Champion, Canadian Record Holder and Youth Olympic Gold medallist. Despite my success in competitive swimming, perhaps my greatest achievement of all was learning to feel comfortable and safe in the water, something which I owe to all of the great instructors and coaches I’ve had along this journey. My passion for aquatics stems from the great experiences I’ve had, and now I’m dedicating my career to making sure other children get the same opportunity. I look forward to meeting you at the pool and being a part of your journey!

Our Commitment to Safety:

We are committed to health and safety for our employees and families. Our plan promotes and adheres to strict hygiene, sanitation standards, and physical distancing to the extent possible. These will be our guiding principles in determining key factors to resume our swimming lessons safely.

Read more about some of the ways we've adapted the facility.

Hope to see you at the pool!

250 Bronte Street South
Milton, Ontario L9T 1Y8
Phone: 905.878.9747

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Save these dates!

Year round swim sessions offer daytime, evening and weekend options to suit every schedule.  Session start dates are listed below. Individual class start and end dates will vary based on the day of the week you are registered for.


Below are important dates throughout the year to remember, including session start and end dates, closures, and registration periods.

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ATTENTION: Making Waves is closed to align with directives based on the advice of Ontario’s Chief Medical Officer of Health regarding COVID-19. Please know that we are ready to open as soon as children’s activities resume in our communities. We all want our children back to a normal routine as soon as possible. We will keep in touch as this situation unfolds and will continue to respond to email and phone communications as promptly as possible during this time. Please continue to stay connected with us on our social media channels. We are so looking forward to laughter and learning filling our pools again!