Starting 23rd July

The combined Level 1& 2 Swimming Teacher Course is a practical qualification, which develops the knowledge, skills and abilities needed to be a Swimming Teacher. 

The Level 1 course includes:

  • The legal aspects of assisting in swimming lessons
  • The responsibilities of a Swimming Assistant
  • The swimming pathway, fundamental movement, core aquatic skills and component parts of strokes
  • Scientific principles of swimming
  • What makes up a lesson plan, equipment and communications skills
  • How to identify anxiety and use of motivational techniques
  • The type of assistance you can provide

The Level 2 course includes:

  • The responsibilities and role of a swimming teacher
  • How the scientific principles of swimming impact on development
  • How to develop core aquatic skills and the four strokes
  • How to identify and correct common swimming faults
  • How to use a variety of teaching techniques and equipment to suit different needs
  • How to plan and deliver inclusive lessons for different levels of ability. Includes adaptations for swimmers with special educational needs and disabilities.
  • Key teaching and management skills including class management and assessment, organisational skills, behaviour management, communication skills, and teaching methods
  • National curriculum swimming lessons and how they differ from learn to swim lessons

Candidate Criteria:

All candidates must be at least 16 years of age at registration for the course.

100% attendance is required.

Course dates

Course dates for 2022 are as follows:

  • July 25th to 4th August – Macclesfield Leisure Centre

To find out more please email¬†[email protected]

 

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