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2020 lesson timetable

Bonding adult and child in the water, learning together through play to build confidence in the water.

A great social gathering, lots of fun and useful knowledge to be gained.

Note: Waterproof nappies should be worn.

Enquire: swimlesson@medway.gov.uk

Group activity and sing-a-long.

First introduction to underwater submerges including early technique of breathing.

Lessons are on:

  • Wednesday: 9.45am
  • Friday: 9.15am

Childs first independent lesson, safety skills introduced and flotation learnt.

Beginner lessons are on:

  • Wednesday: 10.30am
  • Friday: 10am

Improver lessons are on:

  • Friday: 10.45am

Advanced lessons are on:

  • Friday: 11.30am

Pupils learn safety aspects of the pool and water confidence.

They go on to achieve independent movement in the water to a distance of five metres on their front and back.

Lessons are on:

  • Monday: 4pm
  • Tuesday: 4pm
  • Wednesday: 4pm
  • Friday: 4.45pm
  • Sunday: 8am

Lessons are on:

  • Monday: 4.45pm
  • Tuesday: 4.45pm
  • Wednesday: 4.45pm
  • Friday: 5.30pm
  • Sunday: 8:45am

Introducing skills, dolphin leg action and improving the body position, moving up to a distance of 10 metres on their front and back.

Lessons are on:

  • Monday: 5.30pm
  • Tuesday: 5.30pm
  • Wednesday: 5.30pm
  • Friday: 4pm
  • Sunday: 9.30am

Lessons are on:

  • Tuesday: 4pm
  • Friday: 4.45pm

Introducing stroke technique to a recognisable level, survival skills and visits to the deep end of the pool.

Lessons are on:

  • Tuesday: 4.45pm
  • Thursday: 4pm
  • Friday: 5.30pm

Lessons are on:

  • Tuesday: 5.30pm
  • Thursday: 4.45pm

Improving stroke technique to a good standard.

Pupils gain personal survival awards and improve stamina. Introducing tumble turns.

With the opportunity to work towards bronze, silver and gold medallion.

Lessons are on:

  • Thursday: 5.30pm

Booking swimming lessons

Weekly lessons run in school term time and must be booked and paid for in advance.

If a swimming lesson is full, you will join the waiting list. 

For details and course availability email swimlesson@medway.gov.uk or phone 01634 336 655. 

Find out more about our swimming lessons.