Swim England Level 1 Assistant Swimming Teacher

The Swim England Level 1 Assistant Swimming Teacher qualification is a practical qualification, which develops the knowledge, skills and abilities needed to be an assistant swimming teacher and is the pre-requisite for the Swim England Level 2 qualification.

The 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

Candidate Criteria:

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

100% attendance is required.

Course dates

We are currently running combined Level 1 and Level 2 Swim Teacher courses. Course dates for 2022 are as follows:

  • January 21st to February 13th (weekends) – Alsager Leisure Centre
  • February 19th to 27th – Wilmslow Leisure Centre
  • April 2nd to 10th – Macclesfield Leisure Centre
  • May 27th to June 19th (weekends) – venue tbc
  • July 23rd to 31st – venue tbc
  • August 13th to 21st – venue tbc
  • October 22nd to 30th -venue tbc

To find out more please email [email protected]


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