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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
  • Breaststroke
  • Butterfly
  • Old english back stroke
  • Starts and turns
  • Lifesaving

What are the pre-requisites?

You are required to:

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.