Inspire a new generation of Swimmers...

Become a Swimming Teacher

Active Swim Training pride themselves on developing and equipping people with the skills and accreditations needed to gain a rewarding career in aquatics.

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Active Swim is committed to teaching swimming for all ages and abilities in the community. We are passionate about the need to help more children and adults learn to swim and progress within this life saving skill and enjoyable sport. We recognise the need to achieve this, is by having more accredited teachers on poolside with the right qualifications.

With highly experienced and passionate tutors, we provide technical expertise, within a perfect environment for candidates to gain the experience and knowledge needed for an exciting, rewarding career in aquatics.

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Active Swim is committed to teaching swimming for all ages and abilities in the community. We are passionate about the need to help more children and adults learn to swim and progress within this life saving skill and enjoyable sport. We recognise the need to achieve this, is by having more accredited teachers on poolside with the right qualifications.

With highly experienced and passionate tutors, we provide technical expertise, within a perfect environment for candidates to gain the experience and knowledge needed for an exciting, rewarding career in aquatics.

Accredited by Swim England as a Swim England Approved Centre, We are an inspiring training centre who provide not only the course delivery but the ongoing support required to build a successful career within the aquatics industry.

We offer support for newly qualified teachers to build their confidence in delivering enthusiastic and progressive swimming lessons in a friendly and nurturing environment.

We are passionate about ensuring that every child receives fair access to swimming lessons with the opportunity to learn this life saving skill and aim to have every child safely navigating the water by the time that they leave primary school.

Accredited by Swim England as a Swim England Approved Centre, We are an inspiring training centre who provide not only the course delivery but the ongoing support required to build a successful career within the aquatics industry.

We offer support for newly qualified teachers to build their confidence in delivering enthusiastic and progressive swimming lessons in a friendly and nurturing environment.

We are passionate about ensuring that every child receives fair access to swimming lessons with the opportunity to learn this life saving skill and aim to have every child safely navigating the water by the time that they leave primary school.

Course Details

Courses are held at Rickmansworth School, Scots Hill, Croxley Green, Rickmansworth. WD3 3AQ

Course Dates..

* candidates must attend all dates

Course Times..

Our Courses include:

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To guarantee a space on one of our courses, you are able to pay 50% of the course fee upon booking. You will be required to clear the full balance at least 14 days prior to the course start date.

Course Fees..

Note

* Candidates can attend level 1 or 2 separately, or take the plunge and take both courses together for the combined courses.

Frequently Asked Questions

Courses are currently held in Rickmansworth School, WD3 3AQ.

Our tutors are highly experienced and cater for individual learning needs, in a friendly and engaging environment. Candidates are welcome to bring a laptop or any other equipment that would help with their learning experience. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you wish to find our more before booking.

Yes, your training does not stop after completion of your course. Active Swim are a large swim school, partnered with Rickmansworth Swimming club and have the ability to aid your first steps in to your career as a swimming teacher, with ongoing support, encouragement and training. We may be able to offer further opportunities to help you to build the confidence needed to be a successful teacher.

On a Level 1 Swimming Assistant course, you will learn the skills needed to assist a fully qualified teacher in the delivery of their lessons.

The level two course gives you the knowledge and independence to deliver safe, fun and engaging swimming lessons under the guidance of one of our highly experienced tutors. Upon successful completion of a Level 2 Swimming Teacher Course, you will be qualified to work as a swimming teacher.

You need to be aged 16 years or over at the start of the course and able to swim comfortably.

In order to attend a Level 2 course, you will need to hold a Swim England Level 1 Swimming Teacher Assistant or an Swim England Level 1 Award in Teaching Aquatics (or equivalent) certificated after 1994.

All Swim England qualifications remain valid with no expiry date however we do advise keeping yourself up to date with regular CPD’s.

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Once submitted, you request will be reviewed for availability and a member of staff will get back to you with a confirmation.