To make a swimming lesson course booking, please download and print the following form and send with your payment to:
Pineleigh House, Newbury Road, Hermitage, Berkshire, RG18 9TD
Please make cheques payable to ‘Aqua Blue’
Payment can be made via BACS:
HSBC Bank | Account No: 12044846 | Sort Code: 40-34-12
Please put your child’s name as reference followed by DS
STAGE 1 (Age 4 years +) Complete beginner. Developing basic safety awareness, basic movement skills and water confidence skill. Swimmers may use arm bands, woggles, etc.
STAGE 2 (Age 4 years +) Developing safe entries to the water, including jumping in, basic floating, travel and rotation unaided to gain upright positions.
STAGE 3 (Age 4 years +) Developing safe entries including submersion, learn to travel up to 10 metres on front and back, progress rotation skills and water safety knowledge.
STAGE 4 (Age 5 years +) Developing the understanding of buoyancy through a range of skills, refining kicking technique for all strokes, and swimming 10 metres to Swim England standards.
STAGE 5 Developing 'watermanship' through sculling and treading water skills, and complete rotation, also performing all strokes to Swim England standard. In addition to this course we will be working on the 25 metre distance that all children of primary school age need to pass before they leave Primary School. Booster class. Brownie Swimmer Badge & Cub Swimmer 1 Badge.
STAGE 6 Developing effective swimming skills including coordinated breathing, developing the water safety aspects and understanding of preparation for exercise. Plus Cub Swimmer 2 badge.
STAGE 7 Developing quality stroke technique up to 100 metres, incorporating skills learnt and combining them to develop a linked routine and complete successfully an obstacle course that combines a variety of skills accomplished through stages 1 to 7. Plus Brownie advanced Swimmer badge.