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Becontree Heath Leisure Centre fitness equipment 

Becontree Heath Leisure Centre & Abbey Sports Centre 

Aquatics Programme 

Our Aquatics Programme runs at Becontree Heath and Abbey Leisure Centre.  With lessons and activities to cater for all ages and abilities, why not take the plunge to learn, improve or try something new?
All activities feed into the Barking and Dagenham Aquatics Club which offers:

4-36 months
Adult and Child classes (parent must go into the water with the child)

3-4 years
Pre School classes

5 years+
ASA Learn to Swim Framework Stages 1-7

9-12 years
Learn to Swim, competitive swimming, Rookie Lifeguard

12 years+
Competitive Swimming up to national level (our squads train daily at the London Aquatics Centre Olympic Pool), Survive and Save Lifesaving

Nervous Adults, Adult Beginners, Adult Improvers, Adult Advanced, Masters Swimming, Water Polo, National Pool Lifeguard Qualification

Bookings can be taken at any time at the main reception desk – email aquatics@lbbd.gov.uk for an information pack.

For enquiries about the Barking and Dagenham Aquatics Club (competitive swimming and lifesaving) please email bdac@lbbd.gov.uk

Swimming Lessons

Becontree Heath Leisure Centre

Althorne Way


RM10 7FH


Phone: 020 8227 3338

Email: aquatics@lbbd.gov.uk