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Swim School

Active Swim School operates from 9.00am - 6.30pm Weekdays. Weekend hours are 9.00am - 3.00pm.

Our lessons operate for Babies through to adults. Our swimming levels are listed below. All lessons are 30 minutes in duration, except squad and adults which are 1 hour.

If you're interested in our Swim School classes, then please download and fill in our Active Swim School Enrolment Form or contact the Centre.


Swim Levels

Water Babies and Aqua Tots

POOL RULESNO PHOTOGRAPHY - STILL OR VIDEO is permitted within the pool area. Children under the minimum age (13) are not allowed entry unless accompanied by an adult. Children aged between 0 to 5 years and non-swimmers: a) must at all times be accompanied by an adult in the water: and b) the adult must be within arms' reach of the child or non swimmer. Children aged 6 to 12 years: a) must be actively supervised by an adult; and b) the adult must be prepared to enter the water. 
WaterbabiesFor children 4-15 months. Water familiarisation, Water Confidence, Splashing, Body Position, Eyes in and Bubbles and mobility. 
AquatotsFor children 15 months-3 years old. Independence (on wall), Cues, Torpedoes, Back Floats, Separation, Paddling and Bubbles. 
Tiny TadpoleFor children 3 - 4 years old. Confidence, Independence, Drills developing torpedoes, back floats and bubbles, Introduction to arm circles and Basic safety rules 
StarfishFor children 3 - 4 years old. Freestyle 2 - 3m, Backstroke 2 - 3m, Developing kicking strength and leg position, Head position when breathing, Safe entries, treading water, throw rescue, beach safety. 
JellyfishFor children 4 - 5 years old. Confidence, Independence, Drills developing torpedoes, back floats and bubbles, Introduction to arm circles, Basic safety rules, Help signal. 
TurtleFor children 4 - 5 years old. Freestyle 10 - 12m, Backstroke 10 - 12m, Focus on breathing technique, (bi-lateral), Streamlining, Introduction to breastroke kick and Safety rules, throw rescue and reach rescue. 
CrayfishSchool Levels. Confidence, Drills developing torpedoes, floats and glides, Introduction to arm circles leading into freestyle 5m and backstroke 5m, Safety rules, reach rescue and throw rescue. Assessment available. 
OtterFreestyle 5 - 8m, Backstroke 5 - 8m, develop kicking strength, improving coordination and rotation, introduction to breathing and dives, Safety - talk/reach/throw 
PenguinSchool Levels. Freestyle 10 - 12m, Backstroke 10 - 12m, Developing kicking strength, Head position when breathing, Diving, Safety - talk/reach/throw rescue and treading water. Assessment available. 
SwordfishSchool Level. 15 - 25m freestyle and backstroke, Focus on bi-lateral breathing technique, Introduction to breaststroke kick, Streamlines, Dives and Safety rules, rescues and treading water. Assessment available. 
StingraySchool Level. 50m freestyle and backstroke, Freestyle bilateral breathing, Development of breaststroke arms and timing, Introduction to butterfly kick, Introduction to racing dives and Introduction to turns. Assessment available. 
MarlinStudent Level. 100m freestyle, 100m backstroke, 100m breaststroke, 50m butterfly, Racing starts and turns and Advanced safety skills including rules, rescues and treading water. Assessment available.  

Non Competitive Squads

SquadFocuses on stroke technique and endurance, Non-competitive environment, Incorporates aspects of pool lifesaving events. Squad runs each day for an hour. check Swim School Office for days and times. Assessment available. 
Young AdultDesigned for intermediate swimmers. Classes run for an hour and cater to the needs of the students. Beginner level adult swimmers are recommended to enrol in a private lesson. 
Private LessonsPrivate lessons cater to the individual needs of the student. Instructors work one on one with the student to quickly develop correct stroke technique.  

Prices

Prices are scaled according to the number if children and the length of the term. All prices include pool entry for the child and supervising adult and are inclusive of GST.

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