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Learn to Swim

Worksop Leisure Centre

We offer a range of sessions following the Learn to Swim stages that are suitable for children of school age and upwards.

Our swimming instructors are specially trained to build your child's confidence and ability in the water.

All classes are taken by an ASA Level instructor and range from 8-16 swimmers in each class depending on the ability and stages.

Class times range from 30 minutes to 1 hour depending on ability and stages.

Read about the different stages below, then use our enquiry form at the bottom of the page to make an enrollment enquiry for your child(ren). 

 

To complete your Swim School Application Form:

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STAGE 1

Age: School age and above
Location: Teaching Pool
Time: 30 minutes
Payment: £20/ month Direct Debit

The Learn to Swim Stage 1 Awards are half hour sessions for developing basic safety awareness, the 'class' scenario, basic movement skills and water confidence skills. Swimmers may use aids, e.g. arm bands, floats etc.

STAGE 2

Age: School age and above
Location: Teaching Pool
Time: 30 minutes
Payment: £20/ month Direct Debit

The Learn to Swim Stage 2 Awards are half hour sessions for developing safe entries to the water, including jumping in, basic floating, travel and rotation unaided to regain upright positions. Swimmers may use aids, e.g. arm bands, floats etc.

STAGE 3

Age: School age and above
Location: Teaching Pool
Time: 30 minutes
Payment: £20/ month Direct Debit

The Learn to Swim Stage 3 Awards are half hour sessions for developing safe entries including submersion, travel up to 10 metres on the front and back, progress rotation skills and water safety knowledge.

STAGE 4

Age: School age and above
Location: Teaching Pool
Time: 30 minutes
Payment: £20/ month Direct Debit

The Learn to Swim Stage 4 Awards are half hour sessions for developing the understanding of buoyancy through a range of skills, refining kicking technique for all strokes, and swimming 10 metres to a given standard as directed by the ASA.
Our Swim School will develop your child's confidence & ability in the water
STAGE 5

Age: School age and above
Location: Large Pool
Time: 30 minutes
Payment: £20/ month Direct Debit

The Learn to Swim Stage 5 Awards are half hour sessions for developing 'watermanship' through sculling and treading water skills, and complete rotation, also performing all strokes to the given standard as directed by the ASA.

STAGE 6

Age: School age and above
Location: Large Pool
Time: 30 minutes
Payment: £20/ month Direct Debit

The Learn to Swim Stage 6 Awards are half hour sessions for developing effective swimming skills including coordinated breathing; developing the water safety aspects and understanding of preparation for exercise.

STAGE 7

Age: School age and above
Location: Large Pool
Time: 30 minutes
Payment: £20/ month Direct Debit

The Learn to Swim Stage 7 Awards are half hour sessions for developing quality stroke technique up to 100 metres, incorporating skills learnt and combining them to develop a linked routine and complete successfully an obstacle course that combines a variety of skills accomplished throughout stages 1-7.

STAGES 8-10

Age: School age and above
Location: Large Pool
Time: 60 minutes
Payment: £20/ month Direct Debit

Once your child has developed the core range of skills required to be confident, competent and safe in water through Stages 1 – 7, they can progress onto Aquatic Skills in Stages 8-10. These are hour long sessions for advanced swimmers involving different aquatic disciplines and sports skills including competitive swimming, water polo, synchronised swimming, diving and rookie lifesaving, a great way to become an all round aquatic performer and learn lifelong skills as well as progressing into any aquatic sport.

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Worksop
Leisure Centre

Valley Road
Worksop
Notts
S81 7EN

01909 473937

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