8 Children per Instructor
Children are taught by their Instructor in the deep pool area
Children should be able to swim 20m confidently in all three strokes front crawl (must demonstrate over arm recovery and side breathing) , back crawl (must demonstrate over arm recovery) and breast stroke. They should be confident in deep water and able to jump in and tread water for 10 seconds.
In addition children should have good comprehension skills and coordination so they can follow verbal instructions.
Focus on perfecting stroke technique on all 4 strokes over longer distances, introduction to surface dives and sitting dives, practising water survival skills and building stamina in preparation for promotion to Selkie Swim Squad.