Cannington Leisureplex - Swim School
 
Quality Education | Small Classes | Adult Learn to Swim | Squads | Junior Lifeguard Club (stages from 8 - 16)

  

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Swim School Enrolments

 

Term 1, 2017   Monday 30th January - Sunday 9th April 2017

 

Monday lessons - 9 week term   $141.30

 

Tuesday to Sunday lessons - 10 week term   $157.00

 

Click here to download the Term 1 Timetable and Price Brochure

 


Download an enrolment form.

 

To get an idea of the level your child might suitable for, click here to view the skills list for each level.

Medical information will need to be completed and signed when collecting membership swipe cards prior to your first lesson.
We also have classes for special needs. 
Download special needs enrolment form. 
  

Our year round program allows your child to continue building on his or her abilities with constant reinforcement and repetition.

 

Mums & Bubs

30 minutes duration - 6-8 Babies Per Class                                                 

3 months - 6 months (1st immunisation recommended)

Take pleasure in your child’s first aquatic experience in the warm soothing waters of the Cannington Leisureplex leisure pool. Dedicated, experienced staff will gently nurture you and your precious infant through this memorable 30 minute class.

Our water familiarisation classes encourage you to praise, reassure and applaud your baby’s natural curiosity. Through play and song, babies explore the water's buoyancy like an invisible helping hand kicking; floating and submerging. 

   

River Babies, River Tots (Parent & Baby classes)

30 minute duration - 6-8 Babies Per Class

River Babies 1:              6-12 months     

River Babies 2:              12-18 months

River Tots 1:                 18-24 months

River Tots 2:                 24-36 months

River Tots 3:                 First time swimmers turning 3 years within the  booked term.

River Tots 4:                Transition class for tots  to our pre-school class structure. For those who turn 3 years  during the booked term. Just 4 tots per class with the parent moving out of the water by the end of term.

River Taddies (independent classes) 

30 minutes duration - 4 Taddies per class

River Taddies 1:           3-5 years (initial water orientation)

River Taddies 2:           3-5 years (water familiarisation)

River Taddies 3:           3-5 years (water confidence)

River Taddies 4:           3-5 years (stroke development)

River Taddies 5:           3-5 years (stroke progression)

The leisure pool with its warm water and varying depths becomes a water playground for our taddies.  Our lessons use exciting colourful and stimulating equipment. 

Preschool skills are introduced through an enjoyable learning atmosphere that utilises play, creative expressions, self-discovery and independent thinking to achieve the goals of the lessons.  Children develop water familiarisation and confidence then progress to formal stroking.

Our preschool sticker chart enhances the program with an ongoing reward system to promote and encourage skill development.  Sticker charts may be purchased from front reception.

 

Lifesaving and Rescue Awards

These awards focus on skill development accompanied by judgment and initiative.  A continuation from Cannington's school age curriculum, Swim and Survive provides a broad, balanced program of swimming, water safety and survival skills. The program builds confidence and endurance. These stages will be run in conjunction with the Junior Lifeguard Club.

Junior Swim & Survive (stage 10)

Swim Survive (stage 11)

Senior Swim & Survive (stage 12)

Wade Rescue (stage 13)

Accompanied Rescue (stage 14)


School Age Lessons

30 minute duration - 5.5 years plus - 6 per class

Classes are skill focused and outcome based.  Experienced AUSTSWIM staff ensure innovative lessons promoting water safety and enjoyment. 


Junior Lifeguard Club

10 per class - Passed stage 8   

1/2 hour of swimming and stroke correction and 1/2 hour dedicated to life saving skills working towards all the skills required for a Bronze Medallion, with a social event at the end of each term                          

Awards for best swimmer each Term                               

Levels 8-14 stage certificates will be issued. Please note a cost will apply for stage 13-14.   

 

Squads 12 per class                                                              

Minimum entry to squad training: Passed Stage 7

All sessions are conducted in the heated indoor 25m pool with qualified Swim Australia coaches.
Click here to download our Squad Program and Timetable.