The syllabus, consisting of 8 levels, is a unique and comprehensive curriculum designed by our team of experienced coaches - to mould any individual from a complete beginner to a competent swimmer.
Every lesson is personalized to each student’s pace and abilities where we not only want to teach the skills, but we want to cultivate the joy of swimming. To ensure the currency and relevance of our syllabus, our coaches regularly review and fine-tune its contents and pedagogies used to coach and engage our students. Furthermore, all our students are fully prepared for SwimSafer tests and certifications.
Our coaches will be teaching and tracking student's progress based on this syllabus.
They will also be updating in the online system which parents will be able to log in
to to check their children's progress.
These are internal test and are conducted termly for all TSR students from Level 4 onwards.
The tests are an assessment and affirmation of our students' swimming progress.
Being able to participate in the swim test alongside other students also gives them motivation to
achieve their next level and certification.
Parents and students will be informed to attend their level test based on their progression.
Certificates will be awarded when students pass their tests.
What is SwimSafer?
SwimSafer is a national water safety program developed to raise the standard of swimming proficiency in Singapore. The newly revised SwimSafer 2.0 programme aims to teach children and adults to be safe in, on and around the water and to swim well. The Swimming Room Swim Syllabus is also designed to fully equip all our students with the necessary skills sets for SwimSafer’s Certifications.
NOTE: SwimSafer Tests and Certifications are optional.
TSR Syllabus consists of 8 Levels:
Level 1: Water Familiarisation
Level 2: Water Confidence
Level 3: Breath Managment
Level 4: Frontcrawl
Level 5: Breaststroke
Level 6: Backstroke
Level 7: Butterfly
Level 8: Speed & Endurance
Levels 1-3 are catagorised under
Here, we focus on the basics and fundamentals of swimming where students are introduced to water safety as they familiarised themselves around the pool and water.Their confidence in the water slowly builds, as they learn new skills and basic survival techniques followed by breath management which is the basis to learning the swim strokes in their next progression.
Levels 4-7 are categorised under
At these 4 levels, students will be learning the 4 recognised swimming strokes - Frontcrawl, Breaststroke, Backstroke and Butterfly. The focus will be on swiming techniques, stroke correction and refinement and also skills sets which enables them to do competitive swimming as well as SwimSafer.
Level 8 is categorised under
Students should be competent in all four swim strokes and will be further refining their stroke techniques to meet distances and time. The focus will be on speed and endurance.
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OUR SYLLABUS IN DETAIL
At the end of Swim Foundation course, you will be awarded a TSR Certificate of Completion
and will be eligible to take SwimSafer Stage 1 Test (Optional).
In this course, at the end of each Level, you will be required to take our TSR Swim Test.
A TSR Certificate will be awarded upon successful completion of the test and you will also be eligible for SwimSafer Stage 2 test onwards.
There will be 8 Advanced TSR Skills Tests and TSR Achievement Badges will be awarded upon successful completion of these test.
At this stage, you will also be eligible to take the SwimSafer Gold Test.