Aquatots

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Fun filled sessions for babies and toddlers with an experienced teacher at poolside guiding the lesson.

Aquatots aims to not only improve a babies water confidence but also teaches the parents how to handle a child in the swimming pool, outside of lessons.

Babies as young as 6 months old can enjoy a safe environment to learn techniques such as floating, swimming on their front and back, getting used to being underwater and how to enter/exit the water safely. This lesson includes lots of singing, splashing and most of all fun.

This session is designed for one or two grown ups to be in the water with the child, and is for toddlers up to 2.5 years old.

benefits from an experienced teacher at the pool-side guiding the lesson.

These lessons aim not only to improve a baby’s water confidence – but also to help parents handle their child safely when they are in the swimming pool outside of lessons.

Babies as young as five months old can enjoy a safe environment to learn techniques such as floating, swimming on their front and back, getting used to being underwater and how to enter and exit the water safely. The sessions include lots of singing, splashing … and most of all fun!

This session is designed for one or two grown-ups to be in the water with the child, and is intended for toddlers up to two and a half years old.

Enrolment Dates

Course 1 – Monday 16 September -Sunday 15 December 2019 (12 weeks) :

Enrolment for this course will be from Monday 26th August 

No classes during half term (21st – 25th October) 

Course 2 is Monday 13 January – Sunday 12 April 2019 (12 weeks):

Enrolment for this course will be from Monday 16th December

No classes during half term (24th Feb – 28th Feb)

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Class Timetable

Last Updated on 2nd January 2020

Aquatots Sessions at XLC
Monday 11.00-11.30am (6months - 2.5years)
Wednesday 11.00-11.30am (6months - 2.5years)
Thursday 2.15-2.45pm (6months - 2.5years)
Aquatots Sessions at Centre AT7
Monday 2.30-3.00pm (6months - 2.5years)
Thursday 2.30-3.00pm (6months - 2.5years)
Notes:

(1) The whole pool may not be available during all sessions.
(2) Must be a confident swimmer and be able to swim continuous laps.
(3) Deep water only.
(4) Male staff may be on duty during Ladies only sessions.
(½) Half pool is used.
( ¼ ) One Quarter pool is used.
*This session may be cancelled due to a party booking. Please check the website for further details.

  • All places are on a first come first served basis, tickets go on sale 15 minutes before.
  • On Bank Holiday, swim times may change.
  • The Foundation does not provide any floation aids during public swimming sessions. Armbands can be purchased at Reception.

Aquatots 12 Week Course Prices

Standard
£65
Go CV
£60
Go CV+ Concession
£55
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