SwimWay | Phase 01 - SwimWay Swimming School
The SwimWay Parent & Baby programme has been developed through many years of consistent experience and learning from all over the world.
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Conditioning & adjusting to the water environment

Skills to Develop:

  • Breath control (1, 2, 3 water poured over head, eyes closed)
  • Front floating buoyancy (forward dip)
  • Back floating (shoulder/2 handed support)
  • Introducing holding techniques
  • Submersions (aim for 3 happy submersions)
  • Safe pool entry and exit for adult with baby
  • Manually assisted kicking

Pass Criteria:

  1. Water over head (eyes closed, breath control)
  2. Reaching for the side/steps
  3. Front floating independently
  4. Back floating 2 handed support