Teaching School Swimming and Water Safety

Equips Level 2 swimming teachers with the in-depth knowledge needed to deliver school swimming lessons that meet national curriculum requirements.

Book course

The national curriculum sets out three swimming and water safety outcomes which all pupils must demonstrate before they leave Year 6. Swimming teachers are perfectly placed to support schools to fulfil this statutory requirement and this course give them an understanding of what primary schools are required to teach and report on.

Training format

  • E-Learning – 3 hours (approx)
  • Face to Face – 3 hours

Who is the course designed for?

Level 2 Swimming Teachers who want to deliver school swimming lessons

Course content

This CPD covers the aims of the curriculum and sets out some important considerations for how swimming teachers can support schools. To make the most of swimming lessons, it reveals teaching methods relevant to the wider curriculum and school environment. It also covers the Swimming and Water Safety Charter and its awards framework which provides progressive outcomes for school swimming lessons.

CIMSPA Endorsed CPD – 1.5 points