Qualification Standard

Authorising body: Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports
Group of fields: Physical Education and Sport
Occupation: Swimming Instructor
Validity of standard: From 21/10/2022
Qualification level: 4

Qualification Standard

Vocational competence Level

Knowledge and comprehension of human anatomy and physiology for the needs of swimming instructors

4

Creating a suitable exercise programme in the water while considering the age of clients

5

Explanation and demonstration of swimming techniques

4

Assessment of swimming level

4

Assessment of swimming styles and correction in case of incorrect demonstration

4

Practising basic swimming skills

4

Practising swimming styles

4

Conducting group swimming lessons

4

Keeping safety standards and injury prevention during swimming lessons

3

Knowledge and comprehension of pedagogy and didactics for the needs of swimming instructors

4

Following entities have contributed

The qualification standard was prepared by the Sector Council for personal services. It has been established and licensed for this activity by the Chamber of Commerce of the Czech Republic and the Confederation of Industry of the Czech Republic.

 

Entities represented in the following work group have contributed:

Faculty of Physical Education and Sport of Charles University in Prague

Swimming School UH

Health Institute Ostrava

Association of Swimming pools and saunas of the Czech Republic