Combined SEQ Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) and Level 2 Teaching Swimming - Blended Learning Whole Course

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

Blended Learning is a more flexible approach where you complete the theoretical elements of the course online through interactive activities and checks on learning, prior to the practical workshops.

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 online learning, 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

Download a PDF of the full SEQ Level 2 Teaching Swimming specification

Location

Venue

Sidcup Leisure Centre

Address

Hurst Road, Sidcup, DA15 9AE

Region

London

Course Details

  • Awarding Body SEQ
  • Course Type Teaching Swimming
  • Training Format Blended

Further Details

Course Start Date
11th July 2022
Number of Places
10 Remaining (Total: 10)
Tutor Name
Maggie Crowe
Closing Date
4th July 2022
Duration
See description
Training Format
Blended

Itinerary

Start
11th July 2022
End
11th July 2022
Venue
Online
Start
12th July 2022
End
12th July 2022
Venue
Online
Start
18th July 2022
End
18th July 2022
Venue
Online
Start
19th July 2022
End
19th July 2022
Venue
Online
Start
31st July 2022
End
31st July 2022
Venue
Online
Start
1st August 2022
End
1st August 2022
Venue
Sidcup Leisure Centre
Hurst Road,
Sidcup,
DA15 9AE
Start
2nd August 2022
End
2nd August 2022
Venue
Sidcup Leisure Centre
Hurst Road,
Sidcup,
DA15 9AE
Start
3rd August 2022
End
3rd August 2022
Venue
Sidcup Leisure Centre
Hurst Road,
Sidcup,
DA15 9AE
Start
4th August 2022
End
4th August 2022
Venue
Sidcup Leisure Centre
Hurst Road,
Sidcup,
DA15 9AE
Start
5th August 2022
End
5th August 2022
Venue
Sidcup Leisure Centre
Hurst Road,
Sidcup,
DA15 9AE

Prerequisites

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

Assessment Type

Online Test, 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.

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.

Book this course

Price per place £890

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