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Learn to Swim

Swimming is a fun activity, a healthy activity and a valuable life skill.

All SASP swimming lessons are 1/2 hour long and children swim in small groups, with the teacher in the water for the beginner stages.

Our venues are in Taunton, Quantock and Minehead.

SASP Swimming Groups

Bubbles 1

Beginner, non-swimmer, building water confidence. Working towards ASA Ducklings 1, 2 and 3 and ASA Stage 1 award.

Bubbles 2

Travelling without floatation aids on front and back up to 5 metres. Working towards ASA Stage 2 award.

Splashes 1

Intermediate 5-10 metres, swimming without floatation aids and improving stroke technique. Working towards ASA Stage 3 award.

Splashes 2

Intermediate 10 metres, developing stroke technique in all four strokes in deep water. Working towards ASA Stage 4 award.

Minnows

Intermediate 10-25 metres, developing stroke technique in all four strokes in deep water. Working towards ASA Stage 5 award.

Swordfish

Competent 25 metres swimming in deep water, swimming all four strokes developing good effective technique. Working towards ASA Stage 6 and 7 awards.

Academy

Pre-club development group working on stroke technique and stamina in preparation for club level swimming. Working towards ASA Stage 7 award.

Partners and Sponsors

Partners and Sponsors

  • Sport England
    CSPN
    Sports Coach UK
    Somerset Chamber of Commerce
    Zing Somerset
    Somerset Skills & Learning
  • CPSU