Support Teacher of School Swimming – Durham Leadership Centre, Spennymoor, Durham

This  training gives you the knowledge and understanding to actively assist a qualified Teacher of School Swimming to deliver quality school swimming lessons.

Who is the course designed for?
This course is suitable for anyone working in a school environment including teachers and support staff, parents, and students involved in initial teacher training.

Course content
The course covers core aquatic skills and water safety, enabling you to support lessons in line with National Curriculum PE requirements.

Once qualified, you will be equipped to actively assist in the delivery of school swimming lessons to small groups of similar ability pupils.

The course covers how to:

  • Identify activities that will positively impact student learning
  • Engage with pupils, helping them to progress
  • Use aquatic activities to support and enhance learning in other areas of the PE National Curriculum.


How to Enrol:
For further details and to book onto the programme please contact David Bullen

You must be at least 18 years of age at the start of the course.



David Bullen - Durham County Council

[email protected]


9 Enterprise Way
County Durham
DL16 6YP