This months special offer

Swimming Teachers Beginners Certificate STC B
Time Frame Valid for
Minimum of 20 hours N/A
Course Content Pre- requisites
  • Basic confidence practices from first entry to the mushroom float
  • Regaining the feet from a front or back glide
  • Progressive practices leading to front paddle, back paddle, or treading water progressive practices leading to front crawl, backcrawl or breast stroke
  • Sculling, floating and the shallow water practices
  • Shallow water practices associated with diving
  • Safety
  • Hygiene
  • Confidence practices
  • Front and back paddle
  • Treading water
  • Frontcrawl, Backcrawl and Breaststroke
  • Sculling
  • Floating
  • Candidates shall be 16 years of age, or older, at the time of the examination

 

Swimming Teachers Full Certificate STC F
Time Frame Valid for
Minimum of 26 hours N/A
Course Content Pre- requisites
Practical
  • Introductory Activity (Candidate's Choice)
  • Main Theme (Examiner's Choice)
  • Contrasting Activity (Examiner's Choice)
  • Essential Factors
Theory
  • The STA level 2 swimming teachers' certificate – beginners
  • The NaRS[PH] syllabus
  • Principles of teaching including preparation and planning
  • Class organization and management
  • Fundamentals of swimming
  • Teaching front crawl, backcrawl, breaststroke and butterfly
  • The teaching of diving up to and including the plunge dive
  • Safety aspects relative to diving. These should include minimum safe depths of water.
  • The shallow water practices
  • The pool surround practices
  • Teaching water safety and survival skills
  • Elementary anatomy and physiology
  • Candidates shall be 18 years of age, or older, at the time of the examination