SWIM ACADEMY LESSONS OVERVIEW
At Castle Park Swim Academy and Sports Centre, we provide a centre of excellence for swimming, incorporating a multi-faceted approach whereby we encourage a lifelong passion for swimming and water activities.
Our Children's Lessons follow the Swim Ireland 'Child Learn to Swim' programme, the current national standard for swimming lessons in Ireland. This programme comprises 8 levels that teach children how to swim proficently in the four main strokes, beginning at Level 1 with basic principles of floating and body position.
We believe that at every age swimming has multiple health and lifestyle benefits, and can be a key factor in maintaining an active lifestyle. Whether you are an adult or child, beginner or triathlete, we can accomodate you.
The aim of our Swim Academy is to develop a Swimming Centre of Excellence through:
Delivering a structured swimming lessons programme for both children and adults to suit all ability levels.
Providing qualified, professional swimming instructors who are accredited by Swim Ireland.
Providing regular swimming instructor staff training.
Providing a dedicated Swimming Lessons Co-ordinator.
Providing the Swim Ireland lesson programme and awards.
Adhering to current codes of practice with regard to child welfare.
Children’s lessons progression:
1 Parent and Toddler - 6 months+
2 Water Confidence 3 – 4 years
3 Learn to Swim Levels 1 – 8/4 years +
4 Lane Training or Rookie Lifeguard 8 years +
5 Swim Club
Adult lessons progression:
1 Adult Beginner - Including Nervous Adults
2 Adult Improver
3 Adult Advanced
For those who can swim proficiently and wish to incorporate swimming into their weekly routine we have the following options:
1 Adult Lane Coaching
Swimmers may also avail of private lessons, on a one-to-one basis.
Please contact the Swim Office for more information and bookings.
We are at full capacity for private lessons, and will be unable to take any more private lessons until February
Children's swimming lessons booking form
Adult's swimming lessons booking form
Lesson dates 2012 - 2013
Lesson days & times