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Developing basic safety awareness in a ‘class’ scenario, including movement and water confidence skills. Swimmers may use aids, e.g. floats etc.
In Stage 1 of the ASA Learn to Swim Framework your children will develop basic movement skills, water confidence and safety awareness. Don’t forget the swimmers will be able to use aids e.g. arm bands and floats to help complete this stage..
During Stage 2 your children will develop safe entries to the water and will continue to practice floating, travel and rotation in the water. Remember swimmers can still use aids e.g. arm bands and floats to help complete this stage.
During Stage 3, your children work towards being able to swim 10m on their front and back and will be able to swim underwater to collect objects from the bottom of the pool. Rotation skills and water safety knowledge will also be developed.
In Stage 4 of the ASA Learn to Swim Framework, swimmers will focus on refining kicking techniques for all four strokes and develop a better understanding of buoyancy..
In Stage 5 of the ASA Learn to Swim Framework, your children will focus on swimming all four strokes to the ASA expected standards. Swimmers will also develop skills in sculling, treading water and complete rotation..
During Stage 6 of the ASA Learn to Swim Framework, your children will focus on developing effective swimming skills including co-ordinated breathing, water safety and an understanding of how to prepare for exercise..
By the end of Stage 7 of the ASA Learn to Swim Framework, your children should have reached 10 outcomes. Swimmers should complete these outcomes without support..
Before enrolling into a course of swimming lessons or setting up a Direct Debit membership (if your child is not already registered), please contact the Swimming Co-ordinator at Horwich Leisure Centre to check availability and to discuss the correct level/stage for your child. You can choose to pay for each course of swimming lessons up front or to spread payments monthly with a convenient Direct Debit Membership. All pupils choosing to pay by Direct Debit receive priority re-enrolment for the next course.Enquire here online; we'll check what courses we have available; which would suit your child best and give you a call back or alternatively call us on 01204 334488 .GET IN TOUCH**Terms and Conditions apply.