Absolute beginner level. Has had no previous water experience and is a non swimmer. Target badges are; Well Done, Stan 3 & 4, Octopus 1.
Non swimmer with some previous water experience. Will be comfortable with entering the water. Target badges are; Stan 5 & 6, Octopus 2 & 3, 5 metres.
Early swimmer with previous water experience. Will be comfortable with short swims unaided. Target badges are; Stan 7, Goldfish 1 & 2, 10 to 20 metres.
Able to swim full widths unaided. Will be able to submerge to pool bottom. Target badges are; Goldfish 3, 25 metres, Angelfish1, Beaver 1.
Able to swim at least a length unaided. Will be able to do so on front & back. Target badges are; 50 to 100metres, Kingfisher 1, Angelfish2 & 3, Beaver 2.
Able to swim a length on 3 different strokes. Will be able to do so on forwards roll. Target badges are; 200metres, Kingfisher 2, Shark 1, Beaver 3.
Can swim Butterfly for at least a length. Can also swim over 2 lengths on all other strokes. Target badges are; 400m, Shark 2, Kingfisher 3, Beaver 4
Swimming lessons for children aged 4 - 15 years old.
Very happy with Fineswim. Particularly like the small classes and fact that instructors are in the water with the children.
Jacqui Clayton O'Rourke
Can swim 3 strokes for 100m with correct starts and turns. Target badges are; 600 to 800metres, Shark 3, Beaver 5, Bronze award.
Can swim all strokes for 100m and can do a 100m IM with correct start and turns. Target badges are; 1000metres, Silver award, Competitive Starts & Turn.
Can swim all strokes for 200m with good technique to include correct starts and turns. Target badges are; Gold award, 1500m, 1 mile.
Can swim 200m IM with good technique and correct turns. Target badges are; Platinum award and bronze school speed awards.
Our Swim Technik level which is our highest level attainable. Target badges are; School speed silver and gold.