Swim Class Covid procedures

Swimming Class Procedures June 2021


  • Arrive swim ready no more than 5 minutes before the class time.

  • Enter the building through the outside sports hall doors where you will wait socially distanced until it is time for the class.

  • Sanitise hands on entry.

  • Masks (applies to all over 12 years old) must be worn inside the building (but not in the water)

  • 1 parent / guardian per swimmer(s) only please

  • While in the sports hall children can get fully ready; hats, goggles, armbands on. The child will need pool shoes (flip flops, crocs etc.)

  • The parent / guardian is to keep the swim bag with them. No bags or other items to be left in the sports hall.

  • When it is time for the class the children will go from the sports hall up the corridor and enter the pool hall through a new door at the shallow end. From here they will go to their classes; arm bands first in, then deep end advanced, then improvers, then shallow end beginners.

  • The parent / guardian may proceed to the spectator area where they will be required to continue to wear their mask and try to maintain social distancing.

  • Parent / guardians will not be able to communicate directly with the teachers.

  • The class will be 25 minutes. At the end of the class the children will proceed to the pool changing area class by class from shallow end, improvers, advanced improvers, deep end advanced and finally arm bands.

  • Parents / guardians will leave the spectator area promptly to the changing rooms where they can meet their children with their gear.

  • The first section of the each changing area (corridor side) can be used for family changing. The second section (pool side with showers) is strictly for the gender specified.

  • Showers will not be available after the swimming classes for social distancing reasons.

  • Children are to be dried and changed as quickly as possible.

  • Please maintain social distancing in the changing rooms.

  • Please exit the building promptly after the swimming class through the front door.

Class restart dates:

Thursday…restart Thurs 10th June until Thurs 24th June (3 weeks)


Fridays…restart Fri 11th June until Fri 2nd July (4 weeks)


Saturdays…restart Sat 12th June until Sat 3rd July  (4 weeks)


Mondays…restart Mon 14th June until Mon 21st June (2 weeks)


Tuesdays..restart Tues 15th June until Tues 22nd June (2 weeks)


Wednesdays…restart Wed 16th June until Wed 30th June (3 weeks)


Class time changes

3pm classes now start at 2.45pm  (Wednesdays)


3.30pm classes now start at 3.20pm  (Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday/Fridays)


4.45pm now start at 4.40pm (Mondays/Tuesdays/Wednesdays/Thursdays/Fridays)


5.15pm classes remain at 5.15pm (Mondays/Tuesdays/Thursdays/Fridays)


5.45pm classes now start at 5.50pm (Mondays/Tuesdays/Thursdays)


6.15pm classes now start at 6.25pm (Tuesdys)


6.45pm classes now start at 7pm (Tuesdays)


7pm classes now start at 7.15pm Monday/Thursdays)


7.15pm classes now start at 7.35pm (Tuesdays)


9.30am/10am/10.30am/11am/11.30am Saturday morning classes are now at



4.30pm/5pm/5.30pm Saturday evening classes now are at 4.20pm/4.55pm/5.30pm