The Duckling awards are designed to help young children enjoy learning to swim with help.
Your child can work through 5 grades with the final grade involving jumping into the water, submerging, floating and swimming 5 metres without aids.
* Badges are only awarded to those swimmers who achieve the requirements epected from each level. It is not guaranteed that every swimmer will receive a badge at the end of the term.
Whilst a swimmer attends the DnA Swim School, they will be working towards badges appropriate to their abilities. The badges DnA Swim School uses are listed below.
A badge and certificate cost £3.00 and will be awarded when achieved.
The Learn to Swim awards are designed to promote the development of the ASA recognised FUNdamental skills that lead to competence in the water are stroke development.
Swimmers can work their way from the 5 metre award through to the 5000 metre award. These badges must be acheived without the use of an aid and from 25 metres onwards with a recognisable ASA standard stroke.