Infant Aquatics

We aim for babies to:

  • ✓ Enjoy the lesson in the closeness of familiar arms
  • ✓ Become gradually more independent and capable in the water
  • ✓ Learn skills such as breath control (blowing bubbles)
  • ✓ Assisted floatation leading towards independent flotation on front and back
  • ✓ Simple movement through the water
  • ✓ Preparation for accidental immersion and recovery (jump in and get back to the edge)
  • ✓ Social and language skills are also enhanced and the bond between baby and adult is strengthened
  • ✓ Pre – school teachers also have infant Aquatic Accreditation.

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SwimRight Infant Swim Class

Swimming Levels (St Kilda):

Aqua Play




  • Demonstrates chin and mouth submerged in the water
  • Floats on front with assistance and flotation aid
  • Floats on back, assisted
  • POSITIVE experience in the water
  • Gains a sense of buoyancy and movement
  • Develops concentration and focus

Water Familiarisation




  • Demonstrates basic kicking
  • Demonstrates scull action
  • Blows bubbles
  • Demonstrates assisted jump-and-recovery, with assisted exit

Water Confidence




  • Uses board assisted kicking on front
  • Uses board assisted kicking on back
  • Submerges full face in the water
  • Jumps in with full submersion, assisted recovery
  • Blows bubbles
  • Demonstrates independence and confidence being away from parent during swimming activities

Water Independence




  • Kicks on front and back with board, minimal assistance
  • Moves independently using a flotation aid.
  • Self-submerges face in the water
  • Can enter and exit water safely using guidelines from instructor
SANDRINGHAM CENTRE   |  9584 3777

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ST KILDA CENTRE   |  9521 1995

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