Level 1 Teaching Aquatics-018JUL001- Stirling Date: 02 July 2018 to 06 July 2018 Location: The Peak- Stirling Sports Village City: Stirling Postcode: FK8 1QZ Contact: Rachel McIntyre Email: McIntyreR@ActiveStirling.org.uk PLEASE NOTE: THIS COURSE IS FULLY ELECTRONIC VIA OUR ONEFILE EPORTFOLIO- ACCESS TO A LAPTOP / TABLET / SMART PHONE IS REQUIRED TO ACCESS AND COMPLETE COURSEWORK. Prerequisite: Age 16yrs or over, Scottish Swimming Member* This is the first step towards becoming a swimming teacher and is designed to introduce candidates to the basic principles of teaching.This course leads to a vocational qualification designed to provide you with an introduction to the knowledge, skills and understanding of the safe and ethical principles for effective teaching practices in aquatics. Once qualified the holder of the Level 1 Certificate for Teaching Aquatics is able to actively support a more senior qualified / licensed aquatic teacher at any level, in the delivery of a pre-prepared session. This person will be expected to have an understanding of the aquatic and a basic understanding of appropriate correction to common aquatic faults.This qualification is endorsed by UKCC and sits on the Scottish Qualifications and Credit Framework (SQCF) UKCC Level 1 Certificate for Teaching aquatics *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 / process2. 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.