Global Swim

Helping to make diverse communities safer.

Swimming and water safety training that is effective, safe and fun!

Global Swim is designed for our culturally and linguistically diverse community.

Global swim offers quality swimming and water safety training. By adjusting teaching materials and training techniques, Global Swim opens its program everyone, including those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. Global Swim helps to encourage closer and safer communities.


Global Swim is swimming and water safety for individuals, families and communities. 

Swimming for any age, at any stage.
Explore the water for life!

Global Swim offers courses for all ages and for all swimming levels. Focus is on creating a foundation of safety awareness and competence. Families are encouraged to learn together, with an emphasis on parental awareness and involvement. Community involvement is encouraged through water safety training for parents, caregivers, teachers, group leaders and more. Special programs such as Swimming in English provide added educational benefit.


According to the World Health Organisation, drowning is the 3rd leading cause of unintentional injury death worldwide, accounting for 7% of all injury-related deaths.

Click here to view the WHO Drowning Fact Sheet

Global Swim PRO offers instructor training and program partnerships.

Global Swim, as a division of Enigmatic Global, is an authorised program provider for both Starfish Swimming and Starguard, and offers certifications in both swimming instruction and life guarding. Global Swim also offers specialised training for aquatics professionals who deal with clients from diverse communities. Existing swim programs may add Starfish Swimming and Global Swim specialised programs through partnership with Global Swim.

Global Swim pro

Strong youth leadership means stronger local and global communities.

Global Swim Internships for Young Adults

Young adults from New Zealand and from overseas are invited to become part of the Global Swim experience!

Global Swim offers training internships and exchange programs for young adults (18 - 30), both from New Zealand and from overseas. Internships offer not only useful training certificates, but also opportunities to gain valuable experience, and build global competence in communication, cooperation, leadership and problem-solving skills. International exchange opportunities are made available through cooperation with STARFISH SWIMMING training centers around the world.


Working together to make diverse communities safer!

Global Swim cooperates with others, both in New Zealand and around the world.
Working together, we help to make diverse communities safer.