The programme is a benchmark for
the quality of clubs' programmes in various areas, and Reading
Swimming Club has been awarded Swim21 status in both the Skills
Development and Teaching categories. The Swim21 scheme can be
considered as a highly coverted, stamp of approval, similar to the
"Investors in People" that many businesses are proud to display.
Simply put, it means that the club has shown that it develops
people - be they swimmers or coaches - according to an approved
scheme, and has all the appropriate policies and procedures in
place to be a responsible swimming club.
Reading Swimming Club
abides by the ASA Child Protection Policies and Procedures. To view
these policies please click here. The club also follows the ASA equity
policies which can be found here.
By choosing a Swim21 accredited club,
parents can be assured that their swimmers are in a club that has
been scrutinised and shown to have everything in place for
developing their potential. They can also be assured that the club
keeps up to date too, as Swim21 accreditation is validated on an