Teaching Scheme Structure

The Teaching scheme runs at the weekends at Godalming pool and lessons are based on the National Plan for Teaching Swimming. Further details on Session Times, Locations and Fees can be found under About Us

  • "Teaching 30-I" is a weekly 30 minute lessons for non swimmers from as young as 4 years old.
  • "Teaching 30-II" is a weekly 30 minute lesson for beginners, typically 6 - 8 years old.
  • "Teaching 60-I" is a weekly 60 minute lesson for those that have basics of Breaststroke/Backstroke/Frontcrawl, are deep water confident and can swim 50m. Generally swim widths to begin; and lengths by the end of term. Introduction to Butterfly and starts/turns. Typically 7-10 years old.
  • "Teaching 60-II" is a weekly 60 minute lesson for those that can swim Breaststroke/Backstroke/Frontcrawl, but need to work on the weaker areas i.e. starts/turns/Butterfly. The session is focused on technique, stamina and an introduction to competitive swimming. Typically 8-12 years old.

The emphasis of the teachers is continuous development of the swimming skills and so each individual swimmer will be developed at their own pace and in light of their individual potential within a friendly environment.

Teaching Scheme Overview

Teaching sesisons will be on Sundays from January 2013 with the same structure using both the main pool and new teaching pool.

Sessions Per WeekSundayPoolClassSwim LevelASA NPTS Level
1 x 30 minutes 4.00-4.30pm Teaching Teaching 30 - I Non-Swimmer Foundation Stage & Learn To Swim: Stage 1
1 x 30 minutes 4.30-5.00pm Teaching Teaching 30 - II Beginner Learn To Swim: Stage 2
1 x 1 hour 5.00-5.30pm
Teaching 60 - I Improver Learn To Swim: Stage 3 & 4
1 x 1 hour 5.00-5.30pm
Teaching 60 - II Advanced Learn To Swim: Stage 5 & 6
1 x 1 hour 5.00-6:00pm Main Teaching 60 - III Pre Comp development Learn To Swim: Stage 7

Competitive Assessment
Selected swimmers from Teaching 60 - III Spring Term C League Gala
Summer Term Time Trials and Junior Galas
Autumn Term Club Championships

Upcoming Events

23 SepRother League round 2
30 SepJunior Cup
14 OctNational Arena League round 1