What accreditations do swim instructors need?
All teachers are required to hold a Blue Card and recognised certificates such as AUSTSWIM and Swim Ed.
When should my child start learning to swim?
Many accredited swim centres off parent and child classes for babies and toddlers from 6 months to 3 years old.
Do swim schools operate year round?
Yes, most swim centres offer lessons all year. Pools can be located inside or out and can be heated or cooled depending on the outside temperature.
What should I bring to swimming lessons?
You’ll need to bring your own swimmers, a towel and goggles. It’s also recommended you have a swim cap to protect your hair.