October 2021 - Learn 2 Swim crash course
Information on October Crash Courses
Intensive Crash Course
Swimming every day, even if it's only for a short period, can help a child to progress quickly with their swimming. Parents often comment that they can see their child's swimming develop before their eyes! The children build every day on what they're being taught the day before, and without the week's break of standard swimming programmes their recall is much better! A week on a intensive course is as much swimming as most children do in 5 weeks of term-time lessons so we often see their swimming improve swiftly.
All sessions are required to be booked online. FROM MONDAY 4th OCTOBER ONLY
Water Confidence 4 + years - This class is aimed at children who lack confidence in the water. Crash courses are a great way to help young children get used to the swimming lesson environment. Getting into the pool without their parent for a first time can be daunting for a small child. By swimming every day they will settle a lot more quickly and be more prepared for their weekly swimming lessons.
Beginner Swimmer 5+ years - This class is aimed at children who already have a bit of confidence in the water and are now ready to swim with or without the use of armbands or buoyancy aids.
Improver Learn 2 Swim level 1 or 2 - This class is designed to assist your child develop basic technique. Your child should be in lessons already and attending skills 1 or 2.
Improver + Learn 2 Swim level 3 and 4 - This class is designed to improve stroke efficiency while building technique in all 4 strokes. Your child should be in lessons already and attending skills 3 or 4.
ASN beginner 5+ - This class is aimed at children with additional support needs who lack confidence in the water. They may require parental support or smaller class sizes. This class has a maximum of 4 particpants and encourages parents to attend with their child in water.
Sessions will open for booking on Monday 4th October. Advance online booking helps us to maintain an accurate register of attendance for Test and Protect purposes, if you are unable to attend please cancel your booking Tel 01292 269793.
Where possible you should attend beach ready, changing facilities have been isolated for these classes. However, we ask you to maintain social distancing and wear a face covering at all times within the centre. Face coverings are not required while participating in your class.
All lessons will take place at Citadel Leisure Centre. We would welcome a parent on poolside for the first 5 minutes of your child's lesson for essential emotional support. thereafter our spectating gallery will be opened on the 3rd floor.
Please make sure you check your child's current class level prior to booking as they may be refused swimming if booked into the wrong class level.
Monday 11th October - Friday 15th October
8.30 - 9am Water Confidence
9 - 9.30am Water Confidence
11 - 11.30am Water Confidence
10 - 10.30am Beginner Swimmer
10.30 - 11am Improver (Learn 2 Swim levels 1 and 2)
9.30-10am Improver + (Learn 2 Swim levels 3 and 4)
11.30 - 12pm ASN