DO I/MY CHILD HAVE TO BE ABLE TO SWIM?
Yes! To ensure the safety of all throughout the sessions all participants are asked to complete the following swim test at the beginning of all Cornwall Mermaids UK courses.
All MermaidsUK participants must complete a MermaidsUK swim test at the beginning of the MermaidsUK Experience/course.
Minimum age 6 Years old
Swim 25 metres comfortably
Be able to submerge your face fully whilst swimming
Be able to tread water in both shallow and deep water
Be able to lift your knees and turn 360 degrees in both directions
Be able to demonstrate a basic dolphin kick for 5 metres
We run dry side Meet a Mermaid sessions if you cannot meet these requirements.
CAN I BECOME A MERMAIDSUK INSTRUCTOR?
To become a MermaidsUK Instructor you must be a fully qualified swimming teacher.
Please find more info on upcoming courses at MermaidsUK
CAN WE RUN SESSIONS AT OUR POOL?
As long as adequate insurance is held and all participants have passed the swim test we can come to your pool and run a session. Please enquire for details.