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Aquatic Nurture for Newborns

Course Name: Aquatic Nurture for Newborns
Full Course & Coursework Details
Date: 20 Feb 2020 - 21 Feb 2020
Course Type: Baby swimming
Course Level: Short course
Course Tutor: Sally Lomas
Course Cost: Birthlight members £305 / £340 non-birthlight members
Residential Status: Non-Residential
Residential Cost: n/a


COURSE STATUS:
OPEN
Booking Contact:
Charlotte Bampton
+44 1223 362288
[email protected]

Course Venue:
Granta School Linton
Cambridge, United Kingdom

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This 2-day short course imparts understanding of the birthlight water parenting approach to introducing young babies to water and laying down positive foundations that lead onto and prepare for baby swimming classes. For babies aged under 4 months.

Course Prerequisites

The course is open to:

- All qualified Birthlight baby swimming teachers, STA baby & pre-school teachers and certified holders of parent-baby swimming teaching qualifications
- Applicants without swimming qualifications who have experience with babies: nursery nurses, midwives, health visitors, postnatal doulas and psychotherapists working with birth trauma.

The course is held in baths and shallow warm pools but applicants should be confident in water, even if they are tentative swimmers. A CPR qualification (Baby resuscitation) is highly recommended but not mandatory. Life Saving skills are also recommended for those planning to work in pools without a lifeguard on poolside.

Specific Information

Please read the Course Terms and Conditions.