Blue Dolphins Aquatics must have a registration for each swimmer before lessons begin! 
Your annual insurance fee (non-refundable) covers both swim academy and swim team for one year

Are you ready to join in the fun?

To schedule a lesson for the current or upcoming session, please:
  1. Read our Swim Academy PhilosophyPolicies and FAQs

  2. Register your family and each swimmer in your family (registration covers both swim academy and swim team)
    • You will not be billed for the non-refundable annual fee until a BDA service is scheduled.
    • You may register up to 5 family members during the original family registration
    • Add additional swimmers from your online portal 
    • Set your portal password when you register online
    • Semi-private and group lessons require a registration for each family

  3. Login to your BDA portal to request lessons for either Fall, Winter, Spring or Summer session (request lessons for the current/upcoming session - lessons do not continue automatically to the next session)
    • Once in the portal, click either the private, family, semi-private or group request form link
      At this time, group lessons are offered in the summer at Parkwood and other outdoor pools only
    • Enter some basic information about your lesson preferences (times, dates, swimmer information) on the form
    • Using the information given on the request form, we'll email you a list of available lesson options
    • Respond with your choices from the list and we'll set those lessons up for you!
    Bookmark the portal address and save your login information for fast portal access!

  4. Receive a lesson schedule email and separate invoice from BDA for the upcoming month and annual fees, as applicable
    Please allow us up to 48 hours to send the schedule and/or invoice after the specific lesson schedule has been set
  5. Pay your invoice by ACH transfer with our Dwolla BDA Payment Form or mail a check to the address on your invoice    

To access the portal for the first time (if you didn't create a password when registering) or if you forget your password:
  • go to the BDA Portal 
  • enter your email address (the same email address you entered when you registered)
  • click on the "Forgot your password for need to get started?" link
    • a temporary password will be emailed to you
  • login with the temporary password
  • click on the "My Account" tab on your portal page
  • change the password to one you will remember

To register additional swimmers in your family (after submitting the original family registration)
  • Login to the BDA Portal
  • Click the "My Students" tab
  • Click the "Add New Student" button
  • Enter the swimmer's first and last name, gender and birthdate and click "Add Student"
  • Select the newly-added swimmer from the list on the left-hand side of the screen
  • Enter information into the labeled fields as applicable
  • Skip any fields labeled "unused"
  • Click "Save" at the top left

    If you have questions about the swim academy, please email