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New Intensive Swimming Camp Application Form (PDF)

Children’s 4 Day Intensive Swimming Camp

The camp runs daily for four day duration. Classes are aimed at level’s 1- 4.  Intensive lessons are a great way to get your child to the next level quickly. Due to the frequency of the lessons and small class numbers the children’s swimming skill improves in leaps and bounds.

All classes are 40 minutes long.

Places are limited so book now!

Date:   Week 1: Monday 14th April – Thursday 17th April

Time:   4.30p.m-5.10pm

Cost:    Member: €40 per week
Non-Member: €55 per week

 

Rookie Life Guard Training - Application Form (PDF)

The Rookie Lifeguard program is the Junior Award Scheme of the RLSS Ireland. The Rookie Life Guard Trains swimmers to be aware of how to take better care of themselves, their family and friends, and give them the information they need to promote water safety in their day to day activities.
The awards contain survival, rescue and sports skills as well as Life Support and water safety elements.
Starting with Stage 1 of the Bronze Award and progressing through to Stage 3 of the Gold Award, Rookie Lifeguard begins at an ability level suitable for swimmers who have just learned to swim and progresses to the level of performing Lifesaving tows.
Lessons are 45 minutes long.


Date:   Week 2: Tuesday 22nd April – Friday 25th April

Time:   4.30p.m-5.15pm

Cost:    Member: €40 per week
Non-Member: €55 per week

New 8 week Spring/Summer Swimming Course - Application form (PDF)

 Parent & Toddler Swimming Lessons - 6 months to 2 ½ years
The basics of swimming are introduced whilst babies become accustomed to the pool environment. 
Parent and toddler groups are for children aged 6 months to 2 ½ years, accompanied by a parent in the water

  • Age: Children age 6 months to 2 ½ years
  • Date:  Saturday 3rd May – Saturday 21st June 2014 (8 Weeks)
  • Time: 9.45am - 10.20am.
  • Cost: Child Member: €70

Child Non Member: €114

Children’s lessons are 35 minutes duration. 30 minutes of lessons with 5 minutes play time.

 

Pre Level 1 Classes (Water Confidence) – Aged 2 ½ to 4 years
Aimed at toddlers and children between the age of 2 ½ and 4 years. Basic principles are introduced such as kicking, submersion, arm action, floating and body position on front and back.
Parents participate in the water for this class.

  • Age:  Aged 2 ½ to 4 years
  • Date:  Saturday 3rd May – Saturday 21st June 2014 (8 Weeks)
  • Time: 9.45am - 10.20am.
  • Cost: Child Member: €70

Child Non Member: €114

Children’s lessons are 35 minutes duration. 30 minutes of lessons with 5 minutes play time.

Swim Ireland Child learn to Swim Program
This program sets national standards for the teaching of swimming and comprises 8 levels, all of which have been specifically developed to encourage swimmers to acquire the skills necessary for swimming. It follows a progressive syllabus with each child earning certificates as they move upwards through the levels.

  • Age: Suitable for children 4 years and older.
  • Date:  Saturday 3rd May – Saturday 21st June 2014 (8 Weeks)
  • Times:
  • 10.30 - 11.05am non-swimmer (Level 1-2)
  • 11.15 - 11.50am Beginner (Level 3-4)
  • 11.15 - 11.50am Improver (Level 5-6)
  • 11.15 - 11.50am introduction to endurance swimming  (Level 7-8)
  • Cost:     Child Member: €70

Child Non Member: €114

Non-member parents are welcome to have a swim free of charge while there child has a lesson.

Children’s lessons are 35 minutes duration. 30 minutes of lessons with 5 minutes play time

We also be running intensive swimming classes during summer school holidays

 

Family Swim Time
Every Saturday, there is an area of the pool set aside to enjoy quality time with your family. Snorkels, fins, woggles, floats and toys are available to play with.

Time: 2-4pm
Cost:    Members Free
Adult Non Member: €8
Child Non Member: €4

Ring reception on 01 896 1812 and book your place now!  

 

For more information, please contact the Sports Programmes Manager Rosie King on (01) 8963581

or the Sports Centre Reception on (01) 896 1812 or email Rosie.King@tcd.ie

 

 


Last updated 19 March 2014 sport@tcd.ie.