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Learn to swim lessons can only take place in areas where there are facilities. Swimming South Africa is running learn to swim lessons in partnership with the Department of Education which has the natural masses.

Learners are accompanied to the pool during life orientation or the physical is education lessons by both the educator and the instructors. Instructors conduct their lessons and just before the end of the lesson the learners are accompanied back to school. The children are expected to be in the programme for two full seasons to ensure that they have acquired the skill.

Water safety education serves as the base for all the programs including learn to swim before every Programme there will be a waters safety talk.

It is essential that as many adults as possible receive water safety education as it is crucial to change parents mind set about aquatics and this premise will make easier for children to be keen on taking part in aquatics.

News

The 2020 SA National Short Course Championships concluded today with a total of 5 athletes swimming 10 FINA Qualification times

Oct 27, 2020

The Records and FINA Qualification times continue to pour in during Day 03 of the SA National Short Course Championships

Oct 26, 2020

A new African Record for Tatjana Schoenmaker during Day 02 of the SA National Short Course Championships

Oct 25, 2020

Gold for Dune Coetzee and a FINA Qualification Time for Matthew Sates during Day 01 of the SA National Short Course Championships

Oct 24, 2020