About us

Big Starfish Swim School was founded in 1997 by several passionate swimming instructors, carrying a dream to offer efficacious swimming lessons and to reduce the deaths due to drowning. 


In Big Starfish, all the coaches are fully certified by the National Registry of Coaches (NROC), which means the Big Starfishers are up-to-date in the coaching knowledge and skills.


Our Big Starfishers are also duly certified under the Singapore Coach Excellence (SG-Coach) Programme in swimming and hold Standard First Aid certification.


Its main purpose is to

promote physical fitness,

develop leadership qualities and sportsmanship,

encourage team involvement,

foster self-discipline,

build self-confidence


provide a competitive swimming experience

in an environment where your kids' full potential may be reached. 

Not only are we founded on this philosophy,

we ensure our staff are well-trained, and design our lessons according to the child's pace, to ensure that pleasure and confidence are not compromised at any time. 


We aim to give the best instruction to all your children, including the added element of fun and frolics =)!