This qualification develops your knowledge, skills and abilities as a Swimming Teacher. It builds on the ASA Level 1 Swimming Assistant qualification and gives you the skills to independently deliver swimming lessons.
Who is the course designed for?
Anyone who has an ASA Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) qualification who wants to become a Swimming Teacher.
Duration: 8 days
Training Format: Face to Face
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The course covers the core knowledge that is required to become a qualified Swimming Teacher, including:
Planning and preparation of teaching activities
Delivery of prepared activities within a session
Monitoring and evaluating a series of swimming lessons
Roles and responsibilities within a learn to swim programme
Health & Safety in the aquatic environment
Download a PDF of the full ASA Level 2 Swimming Teacher award specification
You must be at least 16 years of age and hold the ASA Level 1 Swimming Assistant in Teaching or equivalent ASA qualification certificated after 1994.
Becoming a swimming teacher in the UK you can look forward to an active and challenging role with great chances of employment. Many local pools are always on the lookout for new staff. It is also great for mums, dads, guardians and students as the hours are very flexible.
Average pay is around £13 an hour. For a full breakdown of average hourly rates see our Salary Checker.
For current employment openings, you can also look at our jobs section.