Beginner
Swimmers will work through the Beginner 1 and 2 awards learning the techniques for front crawl and back crawl, and the basics for breaststroke and butterfly. The class is aimed at children able to swim 5 metres front crawl and back crawl unaided. Once swimmers have completed the Beginner 2 award they can move up to the Improver level.
Class ratio: 1:5
Length of lesson: 30 minutes

Location: Energize Gym​, Bathgate Academy, St Leonards School, Craigroyston Community High School

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Improver

Swimmers will work through the Improver 1 and 2 awards building on techniques for all 4 strokes. The timings for all 4 strokes are also developed, other with other skills such as sculling and treading water. The class is aimed at children able to swim 10 metres front crawl, back crawl, breaststroke and 5 metres butterfly comfortably. Once swimmers have completed the Improver 2 award they can move up to the Advance level.​
Class ratio: 1:6
Length of lesson: 30 minutes

Location: Energize Gym​, St Leonards School, Craigroyston Community High School

Advance Plus

Swimmers will work through the Advance Plus 1 and 2 awards building on technique, timing and stamina for all 4 strokes, along with starts and turns for all 4 strokes. The class is aimed at children able to comfortably swim 50 metres front crawl, back crawl, breaststroke and 25 metres butterfly. Once swimmers have completed the Advance Plus 2 award they will have completed the learn to swim pathway. If they wish to continue swimming they can join a Swim Fit or Rookie Lifeguard class, or possibly join a club.​
Class ratio: 1:10
Length of lesson: 45 minutes

Location: Not currently running - please get in touch to register interest

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Foundation

Swimmers will work through the Foundation 1 and 2 awards learning the basics for front crawl and back crawl. They also build their confidence so are comfortable moving around the pool and also going under water. The class is aimed at children of school age that have had little or no previous lessons. Once swimmers have completed the Foundation 2 award they can move up to the Beginner level.​
Class ratio: 1:4
Length of lesson: 30 minutes

Location: Energize Gym​, Bathgate Academy, St Leonards School, Craigroyston Community High School

​​Preschool 

Swimmers will work through the Preschool 1, 2 and 3 awards learning basic skills, such as floating and kicking, and building confidence, and most importantly having fun. The class is aimed at children aged 2-5 years old. Once swimmers have completed the Preschool 3 award, or turned 5 years old, they can move up to the Foundation level.​
Class ratio: 1:4
Length of lesson: 30 minutes

Location: Energize Gym, Bathgate Academy, St Leonards School, Craigroyston Community High School

Advance

Swimmers will work through the Advance 1 and 2 awards building on technique and timing for all 4 strokes. Stamina is also worked on through distance swims. Aspects of water polo and dives (where pool allows) are taught to break up the distance swims. The class is aimed at children able to comfortably swim 25 metres front crawl, back crawl, breaststroke and 10 metres butterfly. Once swimmers have completed the Advance 2 award they can move up to the Advance Plus level.​
Class ratio: 1:8
Length of lesson: 30 minutes

Location: Bathgate Academy, St Leonards School