Skills for swimming are skills for life

Whatever your age, learning to swim should be fun.  Our swimming lesson programme caters for pre-school children upwards, through 4 levels.  Our highly qualified Activity Instructors deliver the Scottish Swimming Learn to Swim framework.  For more information on the Scottish Swimming framework visit https://www.scottishswimming.com/learn-to-swim.aspx

Lesson duration is 30 minutes. Your child will be continually assessed throughout block and move to the next swim skills level when all the criteria of the current level is achieved. You can check their progress through our Home Portal at https://bookings.liveactive.co.uk/homeportal.

Levels

PRE-SCHOOL
No experience required. This class introduces children aged between 3 and 5 to the water environment and builds on their water confidence with basic water skills. Pre-School classes progress through as follows, Pre-School beginner, improver and advance.

NO LIMITS
Classes are available for children with sensory and learning difficulties. Please contact Activity Instructors for more details.

SWIM SKILLS 1 (SS1)
To further develop water confidence and core aquatic skills, whilst developing basic stroke technique.

SWIM SKILLS 2 (SS2)
To increase the competency of the core aquatic skills and develop stroke technique over all 4 strokes. Introduction to diving.

SWIM SKILLS 3 (SS3)
An introduction to more advanced stroke technique over all 4 strokes. Trying to develop legal technique especially in Breast Stroke and Butterfly.  Achieving Scottish Swimming'sTriple S award (Scotland's Safe Swimming award).

SWIM SKILLS 4 (SS4)
To improve the quality of stroke technique and introduce aquatic skills such as life saving skills.

CLUB READY
To improve and maintain stroke technique over distance. Develop turn technique over all 4 strokes and provide knowledge and understanding of club training practices.