Swimming Lessons At Aspire Leisure Centre we provide a calm and relaxed environment where anyone can learn to swim or improve their technique. We have a variety of classes and group sessions for all ages, ranging from babies to adults. We also provide group and one to one swimming lessons for disabled adults and children in our wheelchair accessible swimming pool. All of our swimming instructors are qualified to Swim England standard, or equivalent, so you can feel secure in the knowledge that pupils are in safe hands and learning from the experts. Our swimming lessons are very popular, call us on 020 8420 6723 or email us at [email protected] for further information and booking enquiries. Autumn Term 2018 Monday 3rd September - Saturday 22nd December. Half Term Monday 22nd October - Sunday 28th October Reports will be sent out on Monday 10th and Tuesday 11th December. If you are planning on cancelling lessons for next term please email the team by 22nd December. *Please note that we currently only have spaces in our Parent & Baby, Rookie Bronze, Saturday Pre-Comp and our Bridging Sessions. Download the Autumn term timetableSpring Term 2019 Monday 7th January – Saturday 6th April. Half term 18th February - Sunday 24th February *The payment deadline for customers not on direct debit is Saturday 22nd December, anyone that has not paid by this date will be removed from their lessons due to the high demand for spaces. Siblings will be able to book lessons for the new term from Thursday 3rd January pending space. New customers will be able to book lessons for the new term from Friday 4th January pending space. *Available stages, days and times will be published here prior to the 3rd January. Children's swimming lessons Level Age Session Parent and Baby 6 months - walking Water confidence with action songs. Parent and Toddler Walking - 3 years Movement on front and back with action songs. Ducklings 3 years + Water confidence, forward and backward propulsion and floating. Stages 1-7 Delivered under the ASA National Plan for Teaching Swimming. Stages 8-10 Once swimmers have reached stage 8 they have the option to continue to pre competition swimming, or take the Rookie course or other ASA badges. Price List Member Direct Debit Sept - Dec Non Member Direct Debit Sept - Dec Member Direct Debit Jan, Feb & Mar Non Member Direct Debit Jan, Feb & Mar Parent & Baby £30.00 £31.87 £32.00 £34.00 Parent & Toddler £30.00 £31.87 £32.00 £34.00 Group £31.87 £33.75 £34.00 £36.00 Adult £31.87 £33.75 £34.00 £36.00 Rookie £48.75 £50.62 £52.00 £54.00 Pre Comp £48.75 £50.62 £52.00 £54.00 One to One £56.25 £58.12 £60.00 £62.00 Parent and Baby / Child - Members £8.00 per lesson, Non-members £8.50 per lesson Group Lessons / Adults - Members £8.50 per lesson, Non-members £9.00 per lesson Pre Comp / Rookie Lifeguards - Members £13.00 per lesson, Non-members £13.50 per lesson One to One Lessons - Members £15.00 per lesson, Non-members £15.50 per lesson Direct debits are collected on or around the 15th day of each month. Each term the amount collect varies depending on the number of weeks. To work out the direct debit amount we work out the cost per lesson X number of weeks and divide by number of months in the term. One to one swimming lessons One to one swimming lessons for disabled adults and children run at various times throughout the week. These sessions are only available for those who are registered disabled. School holiday crash courses School holiday swimming lessons for children run from 3:30pm - 4:30pm. As a guide, ‘Ducklings’ classes are for 3 - 4 year old beginners, ‘Stage 1’ is suitable for 5 years+ beginners, ‘Stage 2’ for swimmers that can swim unaided up to 5m, and ‘Stage 3’ for swimmers that can swim unaided up to 10m. We will also be running intensive courses on both Breaststroke and Butterfly technique for children in Stage 4 and above. Crash courses will run in February half term Monday 18th - Thursday 21st February. Bookings taken from 21st January. Please contact the Swimschool office for prices. Book swimming lessons Email Swimschool on [email protected] to make your booking. Frequently Asked Questions General questionsCurrent pupilsCrash courses Terms and Conditions Read the Swimschool terms and conditions. Safeguarding Policy Statement We will endeavour to safeguard children in our care by: Adopting child protection guidelines through play scheme procedures and a code of conduct for staff and volunteers. Sharing information about child protection and good practice with children, parents and carers, staff and volunteers. Sharing information about concerns with agencies who need to know, and involving parents and children appropriately. Following carefully the procedures for recruitment and selection of staff and volunteers. Providing effective management for staff and volunteers through supervision, support and training. We are also committed to reviewing our policy and good practice at regular intervals. Aspire play schemes are registered and inspected by OFSTED under the Children's Act 1989. Aspire also recognises the Human Rights Act of 1998 and The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.