How long are the swimming terms?
Our swimming terms run over 6 weeks.
How long are the swimming classes?
Swimming classes are for 30 minutes each week.
Will I have swimming classes on Bank Holidays?
Our terms usually run from September to June (we do not have lessons on Bank Holidays, Christmas, Easter or during the School Summer Holidays).
Can I book for a different number of weeks (4 or 5 weeks)?
Our terms are for 6 weeks only.
Does a parent need to be in a Parent & Baby/ Toddler class?
Yes, Parent / Guardians participate in the class with their little ones over the 6 week term.
What should I pack for Baby Years lessons
Parents will need their swim wear and swim hats. Babies/Toddler will need a swim nappy (disposable or reusable)
Can I use an ordinary nappy for swimming classes?
No, babies/toddlers must have a swim nappy. Regular nappies break up in the swimming pool resulting in pool closure.
What should I pack for Pre-School and Primary Years classes?
Children should have swim wear , swim hats and goggles.
What should I pack for Happy Fish Class?
Parents will need swim wear and swim hat. Children will need swim wear, swim hat and swim underwear (if appropriate). Personal sensory toys are encouraged.
What type of goggles do you recommend?
The easiest type of goggles to use have a fixed nose piece and an adjustable head strap (any brand is fine).
Can I go for a swim myself during lessons?
If you are a member of the Kingsley Health Club or a member of Actons Leisure then, yes of course. If you are not a member you may not use the facilities.