Swim School

Swimming for life

Thank you for your interest in one of New Zealand's largest and highest quality Swim Schools.

Our success is driven from a desire to improve children's lives. Keeping safe around water is paramount for anyone living in New Zealand and a core element of our unique swim School is the water survival skills we teach at every level.

Quality Assured

All teachers are trained and qualified and undertake ongoing training, development and appraisal, to ensure the quality of your child's experience.


Programmes

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Parent and Child Programmes 6 months - 3 years

Through play and songs children are introduced to the water and learn the basic skills of balance, co-ordination, blowing bubbles, floating, kicking and submersion.

Parents are the main influence in a child’s life so building water confidence while having fun maximises this.

Level 1 - 2

Pool: Teaching Pool
Lesson Ratio: 1:8
Lesson Duration: 25 minutes
Days available: Mon — Sat Mornings
Cost: $85 for 10 weeks

Level 3 - 4

Pool: Teaching Pool
Lesson Ratio: 1:6 level 3 and 1:4 level 4
Lesson Duration: 25 minutes level 3
25 minutes level 4
Days available: Mon — Sat Mornings
Cost: $85 for 10 weeks

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Preschool 3 - 5

Games and activities assist children to gain confidence in, under, on then through the water. Children explore propulsion, safety, and early stroke development as they progress through the five pre school levels.

Pool: Teaching Pool
Lesson Ratio: 1:4
Lesson Duration: 25 minutes
Days available: Mon — Sat Mornings
Mon/Tue/Thu early afternoon
Cost: $100 for 10 weeks

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School Age

In the early stages the emphasis is on water familiarisation and building confidence. Once the basic introductory skills have been achieved we develop the core swimming strokes and implement water safety/survival techniques.

Learn to Swim Levels 1 - 5

Pool: Teaching Pool
Lesson Ratio:

1:4 level 1
1:5 level 2
1:6 levels 3 – 5

Lesson Duration: 25 minutes
Days available: Mon — Fri after 3.30pm, Sat Mornings
Cost: $100 for 10 weeks

Development levels 6 - 12

Pool: Main Pool
Lesson Ratio:

1:6 levels 6 — 8
1:8 levels 9/10
1:16 levels 11/12 (two lanes)

Lesson Duration: 25 minutes levels 6-8
40 minutes level 9/10
55 minutes level 11/12
Days available: Mon—Fri after 3.30pm, Sat morning (up to level 9 only)
Cost: $100 for 10 weeks

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Competitive Squads

With the development of racing skills squads provides the best foundation for swimming competitively. Swimmers will increase stamina while still getting a continual emphasis on stroke correction.

 

 Aquatic Fitness (for children)

Pool: Main Pool
Lesson Ratio:

1:16 (two lanes)

Lesson Duration: 55 minutes
Days available: Tuesday's 5.30pm
Cost: $100 for 10 weeks

 


Adult Classes

Adult classes cater for a range of requirements, from the non-confident to those wanting to correct bad habits developed over the years. Lessons are structured around individual needs in a fun and positive environment.

Pool: Main Pool
Lesson Ratio:

1:10 (two lanes)

Lesson Duration: 30 minutes
Days available: Monday evenings, Thursday lunchtime
Cost: $100 for 10 weeks

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Private Tuition

Private tuition gives you the opportunity to focus on a specific skill/stroke. These are only available outside main swim school times on any given day. (15minutes)"

Cost: $250 for ten lessons

 

Intensive Programmes

Accelerate your child's learning with our holiday intensive swimming programme.

 

Special Needs

Therapeutic programmes through to basic swimming principles, depending on each individual. (15 minutes)

Cost: $115.50 for ten lessons

 

Contacts

Swimschool manager swimschool@stadium2000.co.nz