Training & Support

Making Sure Things Go Swimmingly

Goldfish University LogoIn order to make our young swimmers safer and more confident in the water, we have to be confident in everything we do. That’s why we have time-tested, science-backed training and support methods in place for our franchisees and the franchisees' employees.

Our franchise training and support team at Goldfish Swim School is dedicated to providing you with the training and support you need throughout your entire Goldfish Swim School journey.

From the moment you sign your franchise agreement, our team will guide you through the school opening process which includes:

  • A comprehensive Goldfish University training program designed for owners and general managers – this includes classroom and on-the-job experience
  • Complete swim school management training and support
  • Review and training of our operations manual and proprietary swim lesson curriculum
  • Local, regional and national marketing support
  • Training on our point-of-sale system and member management software
  • Pre-opening support and training at your Goldfish location
  • Ongoing site visits designed to provide you with the ongoing support you need to run your business

Contact us today to learn more about our swim school franchise training and support process.

Join a Franchise that’s Making Waves

Discover Your Child’s Potential

We aren’t looking for entrepreneurs who simply want to dip their toes in the water. The Goldfish culture thrives because of our close-knit franchise family. We want to ensure you are passionate about family, community, and running a successful business. Our franchisees go all in – they are the rocks of our business and believe in and uphold our Core Values.

If you are passionate about helping kids learn and grow in a fun and safe learning environment, you may be a great fit to join our swim school franchise.

Contact us to see if you’re a perfect match. We appreciate your interest in our premier swim school franchise.

Territories Available Across the Nation

Goldfish is bringing our swim lessons to kids throughout the U.S. and Canada. Explore our available territories to find one close to you!

What Our Franchisees Are Saying
  • “Goldfish Swim School feels like a family! I have worked in corporate America prior to this role and it makes all the difference to feel like you are part of a family and that each and every day we have the opportunity to change a child's life in so many ways.” - Katie Lee
  • “Having both grown up around the water, we know how important water safety skills are and are so thrilled to be able to help instill life skills in the kids we teach. Goldfish was a phenomenal resource for us to bring to our community. We are so happy to have a place here for all families while building a business and life for our own.” - Manuel Alex
  • “Goldfish Swim School puts good into the world. The safety of the children comes first and is seen throughout the training and curriculum in place. It is a family-oriented business that cares about the franchisees and teams that run the schools on a daily basis.” - Gina and Ryan Bewersdorf

Our Core Values

  • We go above and beyond with every detail to create a GOLDEN Experience!
  • We believe in nurturing a culture that provides WOW! Customer Service
  • We meet and exceed expectations so you see Extraordinary Results
  • We make a big deal about life’s accomplishments by remembering to Celebrate!
  • We do the right things, make the right decisions and treat people with Integrity - Compassion - Trust

Water You Waiting For?

We would love to hear from you! To begin the process, simply complete this application. Once we receive and review your application, we will follow up via e-mail to set up an introductory webinar to get started!

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