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ASA Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) *BLENDED LEARNING*

L1 - Learn to Swim
  • Sport
    Teaching Swimming
  • Start Date
    27.01.2017
  • Closing date for applications
    26.01.2017
  • Tutors
    ASA West Midlands Region,Joanne Deakins
  • Available Places
    11
  • Price
    £375.00
Prerequisites

You must be at least 16 years of age at the start of the course.

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification and learners are not required to have any prior experience of teaching.
 

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Additional Important Information:

Learners will be required to provide formal identification and present this to the Course Tutor on the first day of the course. This should be photographic ID where possible, the following list details accepted forms of ID:

  • Passport
  • Driving license
  • ID card or other form of national ID
  • National Insurance Card
  • Photographic security pass for current place of employment
  • Armed Forces service ID
  • Re-enrolment of known student (record as ‘returning student’)
  • Exam certificate
  • Birth certificate (and corresponding marriage certificate if applicable)

We will also require learners to complete some documents and hand these to the tutor on or before the first day of the course, such as Emergency Contact Forms and Duty of Care forms (where applicable). These will be included in your final confirmation letter which we send to you approximately 2 weeks prior to the course start date.

Learners must be at least 16 years of age at the point of registration of this qualification.There are no formalThere are no formal entry requirements for this qualification and learners are not required to have any prior experience of teaching.
Learners must be at least 16 years of age at the point of registration of this qualification.There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification and learners are not required to have any prior experience of teaching.
Learners must be at least 16 years of age at the point of registration of this qualification.There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification and learners are not required to have any prior experience of teaching.
Learners must be at least 16 years of age at the point of registration of this qualification.There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification and learners are not required to have any prior experience of teaching.
Learners must be at least 16 years of age at the point of registration of this qualification.entry requirements for thisThere are no formal entry requirements for this qualification and learners are not required to have any prior experience of teaching.
Learners must be at least 16 years of age at the point of registration of this qualification.qualification and learners are not required to have any prior experience of teaching.
Learners must be at least 16 years of age at the point of registration of this qualification.There are noThereThere are no formal entry requirements for this qualification and learners are not required to have any prior experience of teaching.
Learners must be at least 16 years of age at the point of registration of this qualification. are no formal entry requirements for this qualification and learners are not required to have any prior experience of teaching.
Learners must be at least 16 years of age at the point of registration of this qualification.formal entry requirements for this qualification and learners are not required to have any prior experience of teaching.
Learners must be at least 16 years of age at the point of registration of this qualification.There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification and learners are not required to have any prior experience of teaching.
Learners must be at least 16 years of age at the point of registration of this qualification.
Units

ASA Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching)

Unit

Details

This is a Blended Learning programme which means that learners complete part of the theory elements online. This work is assessed and will need to be completed prior to attending the face-to-face practical elements at Centre AT7.

Bookings for this course close on the 26th of January 2017.  You will be able to begin your online learning from the 27th of January 2017. We will send you an email with details of how to begin this on or before the 27th of January 2017. You will have until 48 hours before the first face to face date to successfully complete your online learning.

Please read carefully through the other details on the page so you know what this course entails.

Dates and times for face to face units will be:  

Face to face course dates & times:

11th and 12th of February 2017

9am - 5pm (subject to change)

 **Please note that there is a £20 late booking fee applicable to learners that book on after 26.01.2017. This will be included in the course price total.**

Description
The ASA Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) qualification is a practical qualification, which develops the knowledge, skills and abilities needed to be a Swimming Assistant (Teaching).
 

What is Blended Learning?

Blended learning uses a combination of delivery methods to help you through your qualification: an arrangement of both online learning and face-to-face delivery. Your online learning needs to be completed prior to the face to face elements of the course. Please see details section for further information on dates.

By registering onto this course you are agreeing to undertake elements of the qualification prior to the face to face days. We estimate that the online learning should take you between 2 - 3 hours to complete. Please ensure you set time aside to complete this work.

Why pick a Blended Learning approach to complete this qualification?

  • First sport in the UK to offer a blended learning delivery programme for UkCC Level 1 and 2
  • Flexible learning to meets the needs of you as a learner
  • Green – environmentally friendly!
  • Your time, your pace, your environment

System requirements for online learning

  • Laptop, PC, Mac, Android Tablet or iPad with a recent operating system installed (if using an iPad or Tablet you may be asked to download an app to view content)
  • Our recommended browsers are Google Chrome or Firefox
  • A stable internet connection is required to complete this course
This qualification is made up of a series of learning outcomes and assessment criteria. Assessment is through the completion of a series of tasks set by the ASA AB. The accuracy of the assessment is verified using ASA AB quality assurance procedures.The ASA Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) qualification is a practical qualification, which develops the knowledge, skills and abilities needed to be a Swimming Assistant (Teaching).
The delivery of the qualification is flexible with approved centres able to choose the timing and methods of delivery. The assessment of the qualification is prescribed and all approved centres will use the same materials to ensure consistency. All aspects of the qualification are compulsory. The qualification must be delivered and assessed in English.
This qualification is made up of a series of learning outcomes and assessment criteria. Assessment is through the completion of a series of tasks set by the ASA AB. The accuracy of the assessment is verified using ASA AB quality assurance procedures.
Assessment

This qualification is made up of a series of learning outcomes and assessment criteria. Assessment is through the completion of a series of tasks set by the ASA AB. The purpose of assessment is to ensure that effective learning has taken place to give learners the opportunity to achieve the learning outcomes and assessment criteria.

To achieve this qualification:
  • All learning outcomes must be achieved
  • All assessment criteria must be achieved
  • All evidence produced by the learner must be their own, and in English
Assessment is made up of a series of component parts
1. Theoretical questions
  • Please note these questions will change during the life of the qualification and be updated using the relevant hyperlink in the qualification specification
2. Observation record
3. Review record
 
This qualification is not graded. Learners will either meet the requirements and pass or will not meet the requirements and be referred.
Assessment is made up of a series of component parts
1. Theoretical questions
o Please note these questions will change during the life of the qualification and be updated using the relevant hyperlink in the qualification specification
2. Observation record
The purpose of assessment is to ensure that effective learning has taken place to give learners the opportunity to achieve the learning outcomes and assessment criteria.
To achieve this qualification:
? All learning outcomes must be achieved
? All assessment criteria must be achieved
? All evidence produced by the learner must be their own, and in English.
The purpose of assessment is to ensure that effective learning has taken place to give learners the opportunity to achieve the learning outcomes and assessment criteria.
To achieve this qualification:
? All learning outcomes must be achieved
? All assessment criteria must be achieved
? All evidence produced by the learner must be their own, and in English.
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Further study
On completion of this qualification, learners will have achieved the minimum recognised standards of competency to be a Swimming Assistant (Teaching) and can progress their career in a number of settings including private swim schools, local authority leisure centres, local aquatic clubs and youth and community groups.
 
Learners may wish to progress to the ASA Level 2 Swimming Teacher. Learners may also be able to take further qualifications within swimming, and/or progress onto leadership and management qualifications either within sport and leisure or outside of this.
Learners may wish to progress to the ASA Level 2 Swimming Teacher. Learners may also be able to take further qualifications within the swimming, and/or progress onto leadership and management qualifications either within sport and leisure or outside of this.On completion of this qualification, learners will have achieved the minimum recognised standards of competency to be a Swimming Assistant (Teaching) and can progress their career in a number of settings including private swim schools, local authority leisure centres, local aquatic clubs and youth and community groups.
Learners may wish to progress to the ASA Level 2 Swimming Teacher. Learners may also be able to take further qualifications within the swimming, and/or progress onto leadership and management qualifications either within sport and leisure or outside of this.
Course Syllabus

Further information for this particular qualification can be found here: ASA Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching).

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Qualifications

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ASA Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching)

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Venue
Centre AT7
Address
12 Bell Green Road CV6 7GP
Region
West Midlands
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