Early Childhood Swim Teachers Qualification - 018AUG004 - Edinburgh

Date:
04 August 2018 to 11 August 2018
Location:
Portobello Swim Centre
City:
Edinburgh
Postcode:
EH15 2BS
Contact:
Chris Sneddon
Email:
chrissneddon@edinburghleisure.co.uk

Prerequisite: UKCC Level 2 qualification, current Safeguarding and Protecting Children certificate & Scottish Swimming Member

This qualification is intended for those who wish to deliver quality teaching in the early years through aquatic based programs. The Early Childhood Swim Teacher will cover the age range from 0-5, including Adult & Child and Preschool Swimming Lessons. In addition to developing knowledge of the fundamental principles that underpin child development, learners will also gain practical teaching techniques and games and activities, which will enhance learning and development. Thorough feedback and peer evaluation will ensure that Teachers will have the opportunity to develop their skills delivering in an Aquatic Environment.

The qualification is internally accredited by Scottish Swimming and credit rated by SQA at SCQF Level 7 with 6 credit points.

Learners must be aged 17years and above to access this course while also holding a minimum of the Level 2 UKCC Teaching Aquatics qualification and Safeguarding and protecting children certificate or equivalent.

*There are 2 ways of becoming a Scottish Swimming Member:

1. Via one of our affiliated clubs – please liaise directly with the club Membership Secretary to authorise / process
2. Via one of our affiliated Swim Schools – Details below.

Swim School Membership (see our membership section)
• Please visit: http://www.scottishswimming.com/members/membership.aspx
• Sign up for an account
• Request to join a swim school
• Pay for the membership online.