Training Courses

ADV offer regular aquatic qualifications for existing swimming teachers and for anyone that wants to become a swimming teacher.  We work closely with the STA (Swimming Teachers Association) and hold courses at local venues across East and West Sussex.  We also hold regular lifesaving qualifications, CPDs (Continual Professional Development) and seminars.

We have courses on the following dates:

 

STA LEVEL 2 SAFETY AWARD FOR TEACHERS (QCF)

Holders of the Lifesaving – Safety Award for Teachers are capable in pool rescue, first aid, adult, child and infant CPR techniques. Holders will be competent to deal with poolside emergencies in accordance with The HSE Publication Managing Health and Safety in Swimming Pools and British Standard BS EN 15288 Part 2, Safety Requirements for Operations.

 

11th January 2017 – Cumnor House, Danehill

12th January 2017 – Bevern View, Barcombe, BN8 5FJ

12th February 2017 – Cumnor House, Danehill

2nd April 2017 – Cumnor House, Danehill

28th May 2017 – Cumnor House, Danehill

4th June 2017 – Oaklands Pool, Isfield

22nd June 2017 – Bevern View, Barcombe, BN8 5FJ

9th July 2017 – Cumnor House, Danehill

 

STA LEVEL 2 AWARD IN SWIMMING TEACHING (QCF)

The Swimming Teaching – Award aims to produce teachers that can teach up to 10 beginners and deliver the STAnley Series of awards, as well as the Octopus and Goldfish Series of STA’s International Learn to Swim Programme. They may also act as an assistant swimming teacher and can teach larger classes or advanced skills under the direct supervision of a swimming teacher qualified to certificate level.

 

25th, 26th, 27th, 28th July 2016 – Beacon Academy, Crowborough

 

STA LEVEL 2 CERTIFICATE IN SWIMMING TEACHING (QCF)

The Swimming Teaching – Certificate aims to prepare holders to teach, without supervision, pupils of all levels.

15th, 16th, 17th, 18th February 2016 – Cumnor House, Danehill

 

STA LEVEL 2 AWARD IN AQUATIC TEACHING – BABY AND PRE SCHOOL (QCF)

The Swimming Teaching – Baby and Pre-School qualification aims to produce teachers that can teach aquatic activities, including paddle strokes to babies and pre-school children during adult and children lessons. They are able to deliver the STA Starfish programme, as well as the Teddy Bear awards and up to the STAnley Series of STA’s International Learn to Swim Programme.

30th, 31st March & 1st April 2016 – Beacon Academy, Crowborough

24th, 25th, 26th October 2016 – Beacon Academy, Crowborough

13th, 14th, 15th February 2017 – Beacon Academy, Crowborough

 

CPD/SEMINARS

We can hold a seminar of your choice at any of our venues or we can arrange one for you at your venue.  Please contact us for more information.