Class Details

Goldfish - Parent and Toddler Classes

Level One: 3 months to 3 years

Classes available Mornings and Early Afternoon Monday to Friday

Aims -

  • To develop your child's confidence and to introduce them to a class setting.
  • Classes usually split into two levels, children 17 months and below and children 18 months and older.
  • Parent required to accompany children in the water.

Please note this class is only available at Renfrew, ON-X and the Lagoon

 

Seahorse - Pre School Classes

Level Two: aged 3 to 5 years

Classes available Afternoon and Late Afternoon all days

Aims –

  • To develop movement in the water using a multi stroke approach using fun based activities.
  • To be able to swim unaided 5 metres and carry out a push and glide

For details on how join the scheme click here

 

Starfish Classes

Level Three: age 5yrs upwards beginners class

Classes available Afternoon and Late Afternoon all days

Aims –

  • To introduce basic water movement and a multi stroke approach.
  • Competence in basic submerging skills and co-ordination.
  • Push and glides on top and under the water.
  • To swim competently on their front using a recognised stroke for 15 metres and swim 15 metres competently on their back.

For details on how join the scheme click here

 

Seals Classes

Level Four: Must be able to swim 15 metres on front using a recognisable stroke and swim 15 metres competently on their backs

Classes available Afternoon and Late Afternoon all days

Aims –

  • To develop the kick and introduce practices for frontcrawl, Back crawl and Breast stroke.
  • To develop submerging skills.
  • To introduce treading Water skills.
  • To swim 25 metres front crawl, back crawl and 15m
    breast stroke.

For details on how join the scheme click here

 

Dolphins Classes

Level Five: Must be able to swim 25 metres on front using a recognisable stroke and swim 25 metres competently on their back

Classes available Afternoon and Late Afternoon all days

Aims –

  • To develop the kick and introduce practices for the four strokes.
  • To develop submerging skills.
  • To introduce diving and sculling skills.
  • To swim 50 metres front crawl, back crawl and breast stroke.

For details on how join the scheme click here

 

Swordfish Classes

Level Six: Must be able to swim 50 metres (2 length of the pool) front crawl, back crawl and breast stroke

Classes available Afternoon and Late Afternoon all days

Aims -

  • To develop technique on all four strokes
  • To work on breathing and timing
  • To develop diving and survival skills.
  • To swim competently 100 metres front crawl, back crawl, breast stroke and 25 metres butterfly

For details on how join the scheme click here

 

Sharks Classes

Level Seven: Must be able to swim 100 metres front crawl, back crawl and breast stroke.

Also 25 metres butterfly
Classes available Afternoon and Late Afternoon all days

Aims -

  • To further develop all four strokes
  • Introducing lifesaving skills
  • Developing diving skills and introducing tumble turns
  • To swim 200 metres front crawl, back crawl and breast stroke and 50 metres Butterfly

For details on how join the scheme click here

For further details on continuing progress after achieving competence in the Sharks class click here 


Get In Touch

Renfrewshire Leisure
11 Christie Street
Paisley
PA1 1NB

Tel: 0300 300 0250