¥ Notion of swimming pool and length;
¥ Regulations of reference on swimming pool construction;
¥ Guidelines on swimming pool hygiene;
¥ Safety issues;
¥ Education and a new culture of water;
¥ Educational and pedagogical aspects of swimming pool activities.
Specific theoretical section
¥ Educational and methodological principles of water familiarisation;
¥ General educational aspects in teaching swimming;
¥ Technique and teaching of the swimming styles (front crawl, backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly stroke) and their relative starts and turns;
¥ General technical and educational guidelines of surf lifesaving, water polo, diving, synchronised swimming;
¥ Training techniques applied to swimming disciplines.
Pool practice section
¥ The theoretical course is complemented by practical pool exercises and training, according to beginners and advanced levels, upon agreement with sport associations which practice introduction to swimming.