Free Swim UK Courses

Published: 01 Aug 2016 By Swim UK

Swim UK have a wide variety of courses available for FREE through government funding 

Eligibility Requirements: (Before you take a FREE course you will need to attend a Sign up Session)

To participate, you must be 19 years of age by 31/08/2015 and claiming one of the following benefits: 

  • Job Seekers Allowance (including those in receipt of National Insurance Credits)
  • Employment and Support Allowance and in the Work Related Activity Group (proof of WRAG required from JCP) 
  • Universal Credit (due to unemployment and being required to undertake skills training)

The courses include National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ), ASA Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) and ASA Level 2 Swimming Teaching. For more information and to book in for a sign up session, please call the Swim UK office on 01273 434400 (option 2), or email

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