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Swimming Teacher
Training Courses

Over 1,500 swimming teachers trained so far!

Fancy a rewarding part time Job? Love swimming? Enjoy working with Children? Like flexible working hours? Become a Swimming Teacher!

As part of our ongoing training for our staff we run regular teacher training courses and CPD course.

All of our courses are accredited by the various governing bodies, which are run by our fully qualified, insured and CRB checked tutors. Wessex Swim School has been training swimming teachers since 2005 and over 1,500 teachers have successfully completed their qualifications through us.

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Our Current Courses

If you’re a swimming teacher, aqua aerobic instructor or school teacher and looking for a qualification that will allow you to provide safety cover for swimming sessions, this is the qualification for you! On the course, you’ll learn basic rescue, first aid and resuscitation skills.

Holding a rescue/safety award such as this is also recommended for our swimming teaching qualifications, so this may be included with your swimming teaching course

This course is strongly recommend to become a swimming teacher.
STA Level 2 Award in Safety Award for Teachers
Course Date
April 24, 2022
£
130
Course Location:
Kings' School, Winchester
Course Duration:
1 Day
Minimum Age:
14
Spaces available
4
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Course Date
August 15, 2022
£
130
Course Location:
Kings' School, Winchester
Course Duration:
1 Day
Minimum Age:
14
Spaces available
7
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Course Date
October 29, 2022
£
130
Course Location:
Kings' School, Winchester
Course Duration:
1 Day
Minimum Age:
14
Spaces available
10
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This is the first course you will need to complete, if you would like to become an STA Swimming Teacher. It is an introduction to swimming teaching, with basic essentials of teaching, assessed by the STA – Swimming Teachers Association.

The STA Award in Teaching Swimming is the perfect step to begin your exciting career as a swimming teacher and with no previous experience required, you can get started right away.

Successfully completing this course would qualify you to teach non-swimmers to improver stages.Min 16 years 5 day course. We Recommend also holding the STA Safety Award.
Course Date
August 8, 2022
£
549
Course Location:
Regents park School, Southampton
Course Duration:
5
Minimum Age:
16
Spaces available
10
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Course Date
August 16, 2022
£
549
Course Location:
Kings' School, Winchester
Course Duration:
5 Days
Minimum Age:
16
Spaces available
1
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Course Date
September 3, 2022
£
549
Course Location:
Hampton Lido, London
Course Duration:
5
Minimum Age:
16
Spaces available
10
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Course Date
October 24, 2022
£
549
Course Location:
Wildern School, Hedge End
Course Duration:
5
Minimum Age:
16
Spaces available
10
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This is the next stage to your qualification. The course aims to prepare holders to teach, without supervision, pupils of all levels. It enables you to teach all ages and abilities, with in depth assessments of teaching and teaching practices, assessed by the STA – Swimming Teachers Association.

In order to attend this course, you must have successfully completed the STA Level 2 Award Course before hand Successfully completing this course would make you a fully qualified swimming teacher.
Course Date
October 1, 2022
£
499
Course Location:
Hampton pool
Course Duration:
4 Days
Minimum Age:
16
Spaces available
7
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Course Date
August 22, 2022
£
499
Course Location:
Godolphin School, Salisbury
Course Duration:
4 Days
Minimum Age:
16
Spaces available
6
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For any additional information please contact our Course Co-ordinator Gilly on gill@reesleisure.co.uk

If you would like to organise a course at your own venue for your own staff this can also be arranged for you.

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