Thank you for having a look Neptune Aquatic solutons blog. Here we plan to give advice to our swimming praents with ideas of what to do with their children while taking them swimming. As well as help our hydrotherapy clients, and other swim schools with advice, thoughts and guidance that they can use.
The first question to ask yourself when looking at buying goggles, is “will they help my child learn to swim?” For some children they are happy wearing goggles and it helps them to develop confidence in the water. For other children, it causes more problems than it is worth to wear them. They spend the so much time, taking them on and off or adjusting them, that by the time they are correctly fitted the lesson is over.
So the first question to always ask is “do they ne...
We would like to remind all customers that from the start of this term, all children over the age of 3 years are required to wear a swimming hat to their lessons. This has been a decision long in the making. On the content, you cannot swim in a public pool without a swimming hat and goggles. This has contributed to them having some of the most hygienic swimming pools in the world. I’ve had lots of questions from parents asking “ why have Neptune decided this” ...
On the 13th Apeil 2017 at Ashwicke hall. Jake, Steph, Harrison & David got to see first hand just how our lifesaving skill spots can really make all the difference in an emergency situation.
On arriving at Ashwicke for their crash course lessons, a Dad threw his back out trying to get out of the car. Our swimmer (10 years old), calmed down her 3 younger brothers and got them sat down in the car. She then left her Dad and ran to the pool to get help from Steph, Jake & Harrison.
One of the common questions I get asked is regarding pool testing, and what swimming teachers and pool operators need to know. Therefore I thought I would write this guide to give some advice to swim school owners/pool operators. In this documents I have referred to PWTAG code of conduct and HSG 179.
While I must point out both of these documents are recommendations. HSG 179 is written by the HSE and explains how swimming pools meets it's requirements under the health and safety work ...
In this first blog we are going to look at what classes as a Hydrotherapy Pool. I am not going to focus on the health benefits of using a Hydrotherapy Pool, but the characteristics of the Hydrotherapy Pool.
Before we start let's look at what the Cambridge dictionary definition of the word hydrotherapy means:
Hydro - connected with or using the power of water
Therapy - A treatment that helps someone feel better, grow stronger, etc., especiallyafter an illness