Swim UK offers the Swim England Qualification courses in teaching swimming. The Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) qualification is the first step towards becoming a swimming teacher. It's designed to introduce you to the basic principles of teaching swimming and allows the holder to assist a fully qualified level 2 teacher. The Level 2 Teaching Swimming is the next step and the industry standard course for those who wish to teach unsupervised. It is essential for those seeking employment as a swimming teacher. It aims to provide you with the skills to teach non-swimmers through to swimmers of an early competition level.