The  Best  Instructors  For  The  Best  Swimming  Experience

Knowledgeable and Fun

All of our instructors have a wealth of teaching experience and will work hard to keep you actively engaged throughout each class.

Safe and Responsible

All of our instructors are also fully certified lifeguards who have passed criminal record screenings.

Consistent

By sticking with the same instructor throughout your swimming advancement you’ll find that you learn much faster than if you were constantly switching instructors. At Propel Swim School, you always get to pick your instructor.

Also if you know an amazing instructor who should on our team send them our way! We are always looking to hire the very best instructors.

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Instructors

Lindy-Lou Trueman
Female 28 Years Experience

Lindy-Lou started to swim at 6 months old and hasn’t stopped since. There are not many instructors around with 28 years of teaching experience that are still passing on their love for the water. Lindy-Lou is convinced that everyone can learn to swim and takes …

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Asia Hermann
Female 3 Years Experience

My name is Asia. I have been a lifeguard and Water Safety Instructor for 2 and a half years and have enjoyed it very much. I have always had a strong connection with teaching people how to swim because i invest the time and effort …

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Cassandra Ly
Female 6 Years Experience

Cassandra has been around the pool since the age of three and hasn’t left since. She swam competitively for 10 years before coaching for and ultimately working as an aquatic instructor with the Parks Board. Cassandra understands the importance of learning the fundamentals of each …

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Nick Ko
Male 6 Years Experience

My name is Nick and I have been a lifeguard and swimming instructor for the last 6 years. I love helping kids overcome their fear of water and find it super rewarding when they become independent enough to be in the pool by themselves. I’m …

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Kimberly Ho
Female 6 Years Experience

Kimberly is passionate about helping others, especially when they want to learn to swim! She has been teaching for 5 years and specializes in encouraging beginner swimmers to fulfill their goals no matter their age or struggles. She is also interested in learning new languages …

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Nadiya Ketabchi
Female 2 Years Experience

I’m Nadiya. I’ve been teaching for over a year with multiple swim programs, ranging from beginner to swim club levels and ages 3 to 64. My private lessons are very personalized and goal-oriented, I can cater to the specific needs of the swimmer. I understand …

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Oliver Cooper
Male 10 Years Experience

As an aquatics professional for the last 10 years, I have had the opportunity to develop and lead staff teams of up to 60 swim instructors at multiple municipal pools. I am familiar with many techniques to help swimmers of all ages and abilities to …

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Justin Lui
Male 4 Years Experience

Not long ago, I found out that teaching swimming is one of my strong passions in life. I have been coaching swimming and lifeguarding for almost four years. I understand that without failing, you will never learn. I have never given up on any of …

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Olivier ‘Octopus’ Hovasse
Male 6 Years Experience

My name is Olivier Hovasse and I have been a lifeguard and swimming instructor for the last 6 years. I really enjoy helping kids overcome their fear of the water and adults achieve their swimming goals. The kids call me Octopus but you can call …

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Kiel Olver
Male 12 Years Experience

Hey I’m Kiel (pronounced Kyle), I’ve been teaching swimming and lifeguarding for over 10 years and I know how hard it can be to find and register for quality swim lessons. I love teaching beginners, from preschoolers to adults. Trust me, I know all the …

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Amie Nguyen
Female 10 Years Experience

With over a decade of being a lifeguard and swim instructor, Amie has spent the majority of her life in the water. She has really found a passion to help swimmers (or non-swimmers) discover new depths and aid them in fostering the same love she …

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Rosanna Chen
Female 5 Years Experience

I am a certified lifeguard and swim instructor with over 5 years of experience. I am fluent in English, Cantonese and Taishanese. I have a competitive swimming background and I also have some experience coaching. I teach a wide range of levels from parent & …

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