How many in a swimming class?  Generally we have up to 9 swimmers per teacher. In the 'Beginner with Parent' classes in London there are up to 5 swimmers in a class.

At what age can children join the swim programme?  From the age of 3.

Are the teachers in the water?  No. If assistance is required for a young child we would ask their parent / carer to join them in the water.

How long is the swimming lesson?  All our lessons are for 45 minutes.

How do we pay for a swimming lesson?  Payment is taken by debit/credit card. We do not charge a booking fee for card payments.

When should I buy goggles for my child?  Goggles are worn from Improver level upwards.

Does my child have to wear a swim hat?  Yes. All swimmers are required to wear a swimming hat. You are given a free swim hat when you join the swim school.

Do I have to stay on site while my child is having their lesson?  Yes. All children should be accompanied by a parent / carer, who must stay at the venue for the duration of the lesson.

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