Children’s Swimming Lessons

Children’s classes will continue to develop your child’s confidence, water safety and independence with a focus on stroke technique.

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Class Features

  • Small class sizes for individualised instruction
  • Experienced and qualified teachers
  • Lessons in warm water, while mastering basic strokes
  • Complimentary swim assessments
  • Similar levels to Department of Education lessons

Our Centre is endorsed by the Royal Life Saving Society of Australia.

Skills

Our program focuses on technique from an early age to encourage competency and build safety skills in a caring and fun environment. Higher levels aim to develop competitive strokes and skills for those who wish to enter squad programs. 

Level One

Entry level class for all children in full time school.

Student age: Full time school age

Class duration: 30 minutes

Class Size: Up to five students

Class location: Indoor Leisure Pool

Skill 1 - Float and glide on back unassisted

Skill 2 - Kick on back unassisted

Skill 3 - Float and glide on front unassisted

Skill 4 - Kick on front unassisted

Skill 5 - Jump into deep water and turn to safety with minimal assistance

Level Two

Student age: Full time school age

Class duration: 30 minutes

Class Size: Up to five students

Class location: Indoor Leisure Pool

Skill 1 - Front and back torpedo

Skill 2 - Swim 10m freestyle with arms clearing

Skill 3 - Swim 10m backstroke with arms clearing

Skill 4 - Jump into deep water and turn to safety

Skill 5 - Deep water swim

Level Three

Student age: Full time school age

Class duration: 30 minutes

Class Size: Up to five students

Class location: Indoor Leisure Pool

Skill 1 - Swim 10m freestyle with breathing

Skill 2 - Swim 10m backstroke with proficient technique

Skill 3 - Demonstrate breaststroke kick on back with a board

Skill 4 - Dive into deep water from kneeling position

Skill 5 - Somersault

Level Four

Student age: Full time school age

Class duration: 30 minutes

Class Size: Up to five students

Class location: Indoor Leisure Pool

Skill 1 - Swim 15m freestyle with breathing

Skill 2 - Swim 15m backstroke

Skill 3 - Swim 15m survival backstroke

Skill 4 - Demonstrate breaststroke kick on front

Skill 5 - Demonstrate breaststroke arms whilst standing

Skill 6 - Dive into deep water from crouching position

Skill 7 - Streamline starts

Level Five

Student age: Full time school age

Class duration: 30 minutes

Class Size: Up to six students

Class location: Indoor Leisure Pool

Skill 1 - Swim 25m freestyle bilateral breathing

Skill 2 - Swim 25m backstroke

Skill 3 - Swim 25m survival backstroke

Skill 4 - Swim 25m breaststroke with correct timing

Skill 5 - Deep water confidence

Skill 6 - Dive into deep water

Skill 7 - Swim 10m dolphin kick

Level Six

Level Six introduces students to squad styled training and has a focus on competitive stroke development.

Student age: Full time school age

Class duration: 30 minutes

Class Size: Up to eight students

Class location: Indoor 25m Pool

Skill 1 - Swim 50m freestyle with correct technique

Skill 2 - Swim 50m backstroke with correct technique

Skill 3 - Swim 50m breaststroke with correct technique

Skill 4 - Swim 50m survival backstroke

Skill 5 - Demonstrate a dive entry

Skill 6 - Demonstrate dolphin kick

Level Seven

Level Seven introduces students to squad styled training and has a focus on competitive stroke development.

Student age: Full time school age

Class duration: 30 minutes

Class Size: Up to eight students

Class location: Indoor 25m Pool

Skill 1 - Swim 75m freestyle with correct technique

Skill 2 - Swim 75m backstroke with correct technique

Skill 3 - Swim 75m breaststroke with correct technique

Skill 4 - Swim 75m survival backstroke

Skill 5 - Swim 10m butterfly

Skill 6 - Swim 150m continuously with correct technique

Skill 7 - Demonstrate dive entry

Level Eight

Level Eight is a squad styled class and has a strong focus on competitive stroke development.

Student age: Full time school age

Class duration: 45 minutes

Class Size: Up to ten students

Class location: Indoor 25m Pool

Skill 1 - Swim 100m freestyle

Skill 2 - Swim 100m backstroke

Skill 3 - Swim 100m breaststroke

Skill 4 - Swim 25m butterfly

Skill 5 - Swim 300m continuously with correct technique

Skill 6 - Demonstrate competition starts, turns and finishes

Level Nine

Level Nine is a squad styled class and has a strong focus on competitive stroke development.

Student age: Full time school age

Class duration: 1 hour

Class Size: Up to ten students

Class location: Indoor 25m Pool

Skill 1 - Swim 200m freestyle

Skill 2 - Swim 200m backstroke

Skill 3 - Swim 200m breaststroke

Skill 4 - Swim 50m butterfly

Skill 5 - Swim 600m continuously with correct technique

Skill 6 - Maintain correct technique and demonstrate competitive starts, turns and finishes for the duration of the squad session

Learn to Swim Plus

Learn to Swim Plus is a squad styled class that has a strong focus on competitive stroke development and is for children who want to continue their swimming development without joining a squad program.

Student age: Full time school age

Class duration: 1 hour

Class Size: Up to eight students

Class location: Indoor 25m Pool

Skill 1 - Swim freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke and butterfly efficiently whilst maintaining correct technique and using professional turns and push offs for the duration of the session

Swimming Lesson Prices

Swimming lessons are ongoing with a six week break in the December/January school holidays and a two week break in the July school holidays. Once enrolled, there is no fee to cancel your enrolment however you must provide seven days notice. Lessons do not run on public holidays.

Price effective from Monday 22 July 2019.

ClassFortnightly Direct Debit Payment
Tots and Levels $33.40

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