STA Certificate in Teaching Swimming
Be a Swimming Teacher
The Swimming Teachers Association (STA) Certificate in Swimming Teaching
A four-day course with the assessment on the fourth day
The STA Certificate in Swimming Teaching is a 4 day course, with a theory portfolio to be completed during the course which is tutor assessed. On the final day the learners will teach a 30 minute lesson which will be assessed by an external examiner.
What will I learn?
To be able to teach a group of learners
- Front crawl
- Back stroke
- Old english back stroke
- Starts and turns
What are the pre-requisites?
You are required to:
- Be a minimum 16 years of age
- Hold a current STA membership
- Hold an STA Award in Teaching Swimming
Booking onto a course
Courses are run throughout the year during school term holidays. To find when the next course is running please ask at reception or check out our courses page where you can find a list of courses being run.