Our Philosophy

Hook Swim School

Hook Swim School & Aqua Centre is a fantastic privately owned, family run 15 metre, purpose built teaching pool. The pool has a 0.8m shallow end with a slope down into a 1.8m deep end and hosts Hook Swim School, teaching over 600 classes weekly for all ages and abilities from babies up to adults.

We also have a wide variety of activities including Water Aerobics, Crash Courses, Adult Leisure Swims, Pool Parties and School Holiday Family Fun Swims.

Hook Aqua Centre is located in Hook, Chessington, Surrey and is easily accessible via both car and public transport.

Pool Side
Pool Side

Our Philosophy:

At Hook Swim School we believe swimming should be fun, allowing children to build confidence is vitally important and a key part of their learning.

We also understand that all children are different and learn at different paces, therefore our instructors will work with each child's individual needs to ensure they have a fun and personal swimming experience allowing them to develop and perfect new skills.

Meet The Team:

Cass Florin
Cass Florin

Cass Florin - Owner

Cass is the owner of Hook Swim School and Aqua Centre.

Cass is an ASA Level 2 Swimming Instructor/Coach and has been teaching for over 30 years. Cass teaches all levels and abilities including 25 years experience in Parent & Child and Special Needs.

A previous Club Coach,  Emergency First Aider and Qualified Lifesaver.

Our Swimming Instructors








  • Level 2 Swimming Instructor


  • Qualified Life Saver


  • Emergency First Aid


  • Current DBS check


Some of our Staff :

  • Specialise in "Parent and Child" classes


  • Extensive experience with "Special Needs" children