Crash courses are ideal for all ages and abilities who lack in water confidence, those who are behind the swimming ability of their peer group and those who are almost swimming but need that extra boost (for example just before a family holiday) and those who want to improve their swimming technique.

Crash courses are only held at:

  • Rickmansworth School, Scot's Hill, Corxley Green, WD3 3AQ

Classes are held in the morning between 08 am and 1 pm on the following dates:

Summer Holiday Crash courses 2019

  • Week 1: Monday 22nd July - Friday 26th July
  • Week 2: Monday 29th July – Friday 2nd August
  • Week 3 - Monday 5th  August – Friday 9th August
  • Week 4 - Monday 12th August – Friday 16th August
  • Week 5 - Monday 19th August – Friday 23rd August
  • Week 6 - Tuesday 27th August – Friday 30th August (4 days due to Bank Holiday)

Crash Courses include:

Non-swimmer groups - up to 10m front & back (maximum 4 per class)

Lane swimmer groups - Small groups of 5 to 6 per class

Private Classes - One to One or Two to One

Parents and Babies - lessons (Max 10 per group held in Rickmansworth School and Royal Masonic School)

Mixed - Able to swim 50 metres using two recognised strokes – a fun way to learn skills at 5 different activities – stroke technique, diving, water skills, rookie lifesaving and snorkelling

Snorkelling - Able to swim 50 metres using two recognised strokes

Diving - Able to swim 50 metres using two recognised strokes (basic dives, racing starts and turns) – a great opportunity for club swimmers to improve their times

Made to Measure - Join with three+ friends and make up your own class – talk to us for more information

Adults - Private one to one or group lessons (all abilities from beginners to improvers)

Costs for the week (per pupil) and class ratio:

  • Group lessons - 4:1 = £50 (4 days £40) Beginners 4:1 and Lane swimmers 6:1
  • Semi private lessons - 2:1 = £75 (4 days £60)
  • Private lessons - 1:1 = £125 (4 days £100)
  • Mixed group lessons - 6:1 = £65 (4 days £60)