School Age

Developed by industry professionals, our learn to swim program is customised to our facility.

With a dedicated learn to swim pool, a 25m and 50 pool, classes are taught in the best setting for the skills being learnt.

We provide an program which will see your child:
 
  • Develop a love of swimming for fitness and health
  • Develop strong technique across all strokes
  • Gain confidence in all types of water and develop a strong understanding of water safe behaviour
  • Graduate with the necessary skills  for entry into competitive swimmming and squad programs if required

As no child develops in the same way, your child will move through each of our 7 levels at their own pace. To determine the right level for your child, we first assess your child here at the centre. You can only enrol in a class once you have been assessed.

Once assessed, you will be advised of your class level,  and as long as there is a place available in a class, your child can begin the program straight away.

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Program Levels

Our 7 levels
We have 7 levels in our learn to swim program for school ages.

We will assess your child to determine the perfect level that they should begin with.
 

  ACTIVATE

Our first level is all about ensuring a strong foundation. We focus on floating, gliding, breathing and confidence in being underwater, so from here swimmers are ready to add on new elements.
 

  BUILD

Next we really work on kicks, which is crucial to a swimmer's stroke. We look at ensuring a strong technique across all primary strokes.

  COMMIT

It's time to add on arms! Once combined, swimmers will develop strong, coordinated movement through the water.

  DRIVE

Mastering breathing and timing can be one of the most challenging aspects of learning to swim. Our drive class is dedicated to ensuring swimmers are completely at ease in this area.
 

  EXCEL

Now all the primary strokes are perfected, we look at increasing the distances and improving each swimmer's individual technique.
 

  FINESSE

Continuing with distance drills and technique, swimmers will also focus on safety and how to respond to a variety of aquatic emergencies.


  GRADUATE

Our final level prepares students for future opportunities such as water sport, competitions and squad programs. We focus on distance and overall fitness in a pre-squad team setting.

 

Program structure - ongoing enrolment

Swim ARCademy operates as a ongoing rather than term based program.

Benefits:
  • Once your child has been assessed, they can start right away.
  • If we think a student is ready to move up to a new level, then they move up at that time. No more waiting until the end of term.
  • We run throughout the year to ensure skills constantly develop, and there are no disruptions. It becomes a consistent part of every week to come to the centre and progress through the program
  • You can access the pools outside of your lesson (member and spectator) as a part of your membership. Perfect for a casual swim in the holidays or a hot day!
  • Payment is fortnightly, spreading your financial commitment throughout the year.
  • We still shut down over peak holiday periods at Christmas and Easter.
Class Numbers
The maximum number of students in a class for each level are:

Activate, Build, Commit - 4
Drive, Excel - 6
Finesse, Graduate - 8

Class Timetable


Activate

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
9:30
10:05
10:40
11:15
11:50
3:15
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
6.05
10:05
10:40
11:15
12:25
3:45
4:20
4:55
​5:30
6.05
9:30
10:05
10:40
11:15
11:50
3:15
3:45
4:20
4:55
​5:30
6.05
9:30
10:05
10:40
11:15
11:50
3:15
3:45
4:20
4:55
​5:30
6.05
9:30
10:05
10:40
11:15
11:50
3:45
4:20
4:55
​5:30
8:00
8:35
9:10
9:45
10:20
11:20
11:55
12:30
1:05
8:00
8:35
9:10
9:45
10:20
11:20
11:55
12:30
​1:05

 Build

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
9:30
10:40
11:15
11:50
12:25
3:15
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
6.05
9:30
11:15
11:50
12:25
3:15
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
6.05
6:40
11:15
3:15
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
6.05
9:30
10:05
11:15
3:15
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
6.05
10:05
10:40
11:15
11:50
12:25
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
6:05
8:00
8:35
9:10
9:45
10:20
11:20
11:55
12:30
1:05
1:40
2:15
8:00
8:35
9:10
9:45
10:20
11:20
11:55
12:30
1:05

Commit

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
3:15
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
 
3:15
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
6.05
6:40
3:15
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
6.05
3:15
3:45
4:20
5:30
6.05
9:30
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
6:05
8:00
8:35
9:10
9:45
10:20
11:20
11:55
12:30
1:05
1:40
2:15
8:35
9:10
9:45
10:20
11:20
11:55
12:30
 

 Drive

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
3:15
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
3:15
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
3:15
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
3:15
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
8:00
8:35
9:00
9:45
10:20
11:20
11:55
12:30
1:05
 
8:00
9:10
11:20
11:55
12:30
 

Excel

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
3:45
4:20
 
4:20
4:55
5:30
3:15
3:45
4:20
 
3:15
3:45
4:20
4:55
5:30
8:35
9:10
9:45
10:20
 
8:35
9:45

Finesse

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
4:20
5:30
4:20
5:30
4:20
5:30
4:20
5:30
4:20
5:30
8:35
9:45
11:20
 
8:35
9:45
10:20
 

Graduate

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
3:45
4:55
3:45
4:55
4:55 4:55 3:45
4:55
8:00
9:10
10:20
12:30
9:45
11:55

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