Be 18 years of age or older
Hold current membership of STA
Hold the safety Award for Teachers (This can be completed after the course but your course certificate will not be released until evidence of this is received)
Hold the STA Safeguarding Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults Certificates (This can be completed after the course but your course certificate will not be released until evidence of this is received)
The aim of the STA Level two Baby and Pre School Award is to produce and develop teachers that can teach aquatic activities to babies and young children.
Delivery and Assessment
On the course you will be expected to complete a portfolio and work sheet questions, this must meet the standard of the assessor. You must also complete 30 minute of poolside teaching and 15 minute teaching lessons to between 2-4 adult-child pair. There is also a 30 question multiple choice paper. This is a 3 day course with 24 hours of non contact learning also required.
On completion of this qualification candidates will be able to seek employment throughout the country delivering baby and preschool lessons.