Combined SEQ Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) and Level 2 Teaching Swimming - Face to Face

This course develops your knowledge, skills and abilities as a swimming teacher, giving you the skills to independently plan and deliver swimming lessons.

Who is the course designed for?

Due to the intense nature of combined courses, those looking to enrol on such a course should ensure they are prepared by:

  • Gaining experience of supporting swimming lessons or working within an aquatics environment
  • Ensuring you have technical knowledge of swimming
  • Having an understanding of Stages 1-7 of the Swim England Learn to Swim framework
  • Having an understanding of the key legal areas swimming teachers must adhere to
  • Having a basic understanding of lesson planning

Course content

The course is delivered through a mixture of classroom activities and practical poolside learning. You will participate in at least six 30-minute swimming lessons to gain hands on practical experience.

You will learn about:

  • The responsibilities and role of a swimming assistant and 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, including 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

Please be aware, throughout the duration of the course you will allocated homework by your Tutor that must ‘Meet the Standard’ before the end of the course. These include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • 30x Theory Questions (17 for Level 1 & 13 for Level 2)
  • 1x Review Record
  • 2x Overview of a Series of Lessons
  • 6x Lesson plans
  • 1x Self Evaluation
  • 1x Professional Development Plan
  • Download a PDF of the full SEQ Level 2 Teaching Swimming specification

    Location

    Venue

    Aylestone Leisure Centre

    Address

    2 Knighton Lane East, Leicester, LE2 6LU

    Region

    East Midlands

    Course Details

    • Awarding Body SEQ
    • Course Type Teaching Swimming
    • Training Format Face to Face

    Further Details

    Course Start Date
    8th October 2023
    Number of Places
    0 Remaining (Total: 12)
    Tutor Name
    Louise Johnson
    Closing Date
    4th October 2023
    Duration
    9 x Full days
    Training Format
    Face to Face

    Itinerary

    Start
    8th October 2023
    End
    8th October 2023
    Venue
    Aylestone Leisure Centre
    2 Knighton Lane East,
    Leicester,
    LE2 6LU
    Start
    14th October 2023
    End
    14th October 2023
    Venue
    Aylestone Leisure Centre
    2 Knighton Lane East,
    Leicester,
    LE2 6LU
    Start
    15th October 2023
    End
    15th October 2023
    Venue
    Aylestone Leisure Centre
    2 Knighton Lane East,
    Leicester,
    LE2 6LU
    Start
    4th November 2023
    End
    4th November 2023
    Venue
    Aylestone Leisure Centre
    2 Knighton Lane East,
    Leicester,
    LE2 6LU
    Start
    5th November 2023
    End
    5th November 2023
    Venue
    Aylestone Leisure Centre
    2 Knighton Lane East,
    Leicester,
    LE2 6LU
    Start
    18th November 2023
    End
    18th November 2023
    Venue
    Aylestone Leisure Centre
    2 Knighton Lane East,
    Leicester,
    LE2 6LU
    Start
    19th November 2023
    End
    19th November 2023
    Venue
    Aylestone Leisure Centre
    2 Knighton Lane East,
    Leicester,
    LE2 6LU
    Start
    25th November 2023
    End
    25th November 2023
    Venue
    Aylestone Leisure Centre
    2 Knighton Lane East,
    Leicester,
    LE2 6LU
    Start
    26th November 2023
    End
    26th November 2023
    Venue
    Aylestone Leisure Centre
    2 Knighton Lane East,
    Leicester,
    LE2 6LU

    Prerequisites

    You must be at least 16 years of age at the start of the course.

    Assessment Type

    Practical, Workbook

    Disclaimer

    Course times are subject to change. These will be confirmed nearer to the course start date. Learners must attend all of the sessions listed, unless you are advised otherwise by your course tutor. Please note learners are required to assist in the water in order to meet the assessment criteria of the qualification.

    This qualification is delivered and assessed in English.

    Bookings must be made through the account of the individuals attending the training.

    You have 12 months from the start date of the course to complete this full qualification.

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    Price per place £950

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