Swim England Level 2 Teaching Swimming Qualification27/02/2018
The Swim England Level 2 Teaching Swimming Qualification develops your knowledge, skills and abilities as a Swimming Teacher.
It builds on the Swim England Level 1 Swimming Assistant qualification and gives you the skills to independently deliver swimming lessons.
- Level: Intermediate
- Duration: 7-8 days
- Training Format: Face to Face
Who is the course designed for?
Anyone who has an Swim England Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) qualification who wants to become a Swimming Teacher.
The Swim England Level 2 Swimming Teacher Qualification course covers the core knowledge that is required to become a qualified Swimming Teacher, including:
- Planning and preparation of teaching activities
- Delivery of prepared activities within a session
- Monitoring and evaluating a series of swimming lessons
- Roles and responsibilities within a learn to swim programme
- Health & Safety in the aquatic environment
Download a PDF of the full Swim England 2 Swimming Teacher award specification here.
Find a course near you
Use Find Training below to find the next course near you. Results will appear on the Institute of Swimming bookings website.
You must be at least 16 years of age and hold the ASA/Swim England Level 1 Swimming Assistant in Teaching or equivalent ASA qualification certificated after 1994.
Becoming a swimming teacher in the UK you can look forward to an active and challenging role with great chances of employment.
Many local pools are always on the lookout for new staff. It is also great for mums, dads, guardians and students as the hours are very flexible.
Average pay is around £13 an hour. For a full breakdown of average hourly rates see the Careers in Aquatics Salary Checker here.
For the latest swimming teacher vacancies head over to Careers in Aquatics.