The classes detailed below are a guideline only as we appreciate that every child learns to swim at their own pace, these guidelines are not set in stone and are an indication, should you wish to discuss your childs ability in more detail please do not hesitate to contact us.
Aimed at Children ideally 3 and a half years plus, children gain water confidence and learn to move through the water through play, teachers accompany the children in the water playing games, offering encouragement & motivation.
Awards include Seahorse 1-3, Ducklings 1-3.
BEGINNERS 1 & 2
This class is designed for non swimmers who cannot swim independently on their front or back. Teachers accompany the children in the water.
Awards include Ducklings 1-4, Learn to swim 1, Salamanda 1, Waterskills 1 and 5m.
Children can swim without aids 5m confidently on their front and back and have attempted 10m . They can tread water and fully submerge beneath the water to recover an object. Teachers tend to to teach from the pool deck with an assistant in the water for safety of the swimmers.
Awards Learn to swim 2-3, Salamanda 2, Water skills 2, 10-15m.
Children have achieved 15m, can confidently swim on front and back with arms attempting a recovery over the water. Can swim very basic breaststroke and butterfly. Can tread water for at least 1 minute, can fully submerge and swim under the water and are working towards Learn to swim 4 and 25-50m. Teaching is done from the poolside.
Awards Learn to swim 4, Salamanda 3-4, Water Skills 3-4 and 25-50m.
These are all lengths classes and are aimed at swimmers who can swim 25m-50m Frontcrawl, Backcrawl and Breaststroke. Must have a knowledge of butterfly undulation with arms attempting overwater recovery. There are 4 Lanes each working on a different Level of the Swim England Programme.
Awards Learn to swim 5,6,7,8,9 and 10. Salamanda 5-6, Waterskills 5-6, Bronze, Silver, Gold and Honours, 75m-2000m
STROKE TECHNIQUE SESSIONS
Instructed by ASA LEVEL 2 Coaches, we offer stroke technique to Club level swimmers and tri-athletes includes all strokes, dive turns etc
**Swimming lessons are non refundable once the course commences. A request for a refund will be at the discretion of Sally and Amanda **