BASC Learn2Swim Programme is based on the Swim Ireland Child Learn2Swim syllabus and award scheme, and is designed for children from the age of 5 years. Lessons take place every Tuesday term time
between 6.30pm - 8.30pm depending on ability.
the emphasis on building confidence and enjoyment, children learn the fundamental skills for water safety and for developing a wide range of aquatic skills alongside the four main swimming
child is placed in an appropriate level according to experience and ability, and will progress at his or her own rate through the Levels 1 – 8.
Children who have completed Level 6 may apply for a trial to join the Development Squads in the club, which start them on the competitive pathway (there may be restrictions due to the number of
places available). Not all children wish to proceed to competitive swimming; the aim of the programme is make swimming fun, develop safety and competency in the water, and provide the
foundation for a lifetime involvement in aquatics.
To view the objectives of the BASC
Learn2Swim levels please contact our Learn2Swim Head Teacher - Derek Beattie.