Swim England Level 2 Teaching Swimming

This course develops your knowledge, skills and abilities as a swimming teacher. It builds on the Swim England Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) qualification and gives you the skills to independently plan and deliver swimming lessons.

Who is the course designed for?

Anyone who has a Swim England Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) qualification who wants to become a Swimming Teacher.

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 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 Swim England Level 2 Teaching Swimming specification

Location

Venue

Tooting Leisure Centre

Address

Greaves Place, London, SW17 0NE

Region

London

Course Details

  • Awarding Body Swim England
  • Course Type Teaching Swimming
  • Training Format Face to Face

Further Details

Course Start Date
7th May 2019
Number of Places
8 Remaining (Total: 11)
Tutor Name
Sarah Porter-Philpot
Closing Date
23rd April 2019
Duration
8 days
Training Format
Face to Face

Itinerary

Start
7th May 2019
End
7th May 2019
Venue
Tooting Leisure Centre
Greaves Place,
London,
SW17 0NE
Start
8th May 2019
End
8th May 2019
Venue
Tooting Leisure Centre
Greaves Place,
London,
SW17 0NE
Start
9th May 2019
End
9th May 2019
Venue
Tooting Leisure Centre
Greaves Place,
London,
SW17 0NE
Start
10th May 2019
End
10th May 2019
Venue
Tooting Leisure Centre
Greaves Place,
London,
SW17 0NE
Start
14th May 2019
End
14th May 2019
Venue
Tooting Leisure Centre
Greaves Place,
London,
SW17 0NE
Start
15th May 2019
End
15th May 2019
Venue
Tooting Leisure Centre
Greaves Place,
London,
SW17 0NE
Start
16th May 2019
End
16th May 2019
Venue
Tooting Leisure Centre
Greaves Place,
London,
SW17 0NE
Start
17th May 2019
End
17th May 2019
Venue
Tooting Leisure Centre
Greaves Place,
London,
SW17 0NE

Prerequisites

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

You must have one of the following qualifications:

An ASA Level 1 Award in Teaching Aquatics or an equivalent ASA qualification taken in or after 1994.
If you are unsure if your qualification meets the pre-requisites, please check with the Institute of Swimming on 01509 640640

Assessment Type

Practical, Workbook

Disclaimer

Course times are subject to change. These will be confirmed nearer to the course start date.

This qualification is delivered and assessed in English.

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Price per place £680

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