The Octopus series at JEM Swim School is an exciting series of 3 progressive awards specifically designed for older children aged between 5 up to 10 years old. This enables the older child to access the Learn to Swim pathway and develop their confidence, knowledge and skills. We believe the best way to achieve this is to create safe environments in which children can be introduced to the water whilst having fun and by providing a progressive learn to swim programme that is both challenging and rewarding.
Champions are born at JEM’s and winning this Super Stanley STAR award will make you feel like one. This award cumulates the end of the Stanley Series of awards, leading the way into the GoldFish Series of achievements and awards in the future
Stanley 7 at this JEM class requires a comfortable and visual display of second nature awareness in and around the pool environment. New swimming distances of up to 10mtrs on both front and back are also required to make this level of attainment skill. Greater water confidence and self-trust skills will be apparent. A child learning to swim should be both fun and educational. We believe the best way to achieve this is to create safe environments in which children can be introduced to the water whilst having fun and by providing a progressive learn to swim programme that is both challenging… READ MORE
This JEM course content and focus is designed for children who are confident in the water and are able to swim 5 meter distances independently without the use of floatation aids. Our aim is to develop front & back crawl strokes while introducting the elements of breathing skills required to swim successfully in a relaxed and streamlined body position and posture
JEM swimmers will now approach the Beginners Plus+ group of little ones that are well on their way to becoming a little swimmer. Children will only progress up through the Plus+ group once they can confidently put their face in the water, and float independently on front & back, streamline confidently and kick effectively for 5 metres on front & back unaided or assisted by the teacher
Being a JEM Beginner in a Stanley level 4 class, we can see just how the building block skills are being learned by our young swimming students. Confidence and safety awareness is also rising which helps each swimmer to acquire the necessary tools for swimming achievement and appropriate swimming awards
Stanley level 3 at JEM’s is for children that have gained water confidence and some swimming pool skills and experience. They will use arm discs and woggles to assist swimmer’s development and for safety. Take a closer look at Stanley 3 class skills set for your child. This Beginners class will accommodate children into JEM swimming classes with the teacher along side them in the pool for the entire class
Stanley level 2 will introduce children into a structured Swim class setting at JEM Swim School. We aim to attract children from the 3 – 8 age group for this class and help improve their confidence and water safety while teaching them the skill elements required to begin swimming. Children will quickly learn the skills being taught by their teacher during these sessions and grow in confidence
JEM Swim School will accept children from 3 years old into our Learn to Swim Programme, Stanley 1 is at the beginning of our Learn to Swim process. Our classes are designed to teach your children how to swim in a fun and enjoyable way. JEM classes are small and the teachers are actually in the pool with the children, providing them with the confidence and security for the entire lesson
The JEM Swim Awards Scheme has a badge with your Name on it! , no matter what your age or ability, we believe every Triumph deserves a Medal. The JEM progession system will encourage every single JEM swimmer to improve and stretch for that Next Level of achievement. JEM will guide you to success and help you become a confident, happy swimmer.