The Foundations of Teaching Video

The Foundations of Teaching Video

Swim Lessons University’s 3rd Edition of “The Foundation of Teaching” is now available! This video course is required or all Swim Lessons University affiliated programs. The 3rd edition of “The Foundation of Teaching” Certification Exam is also required by SLU certified instructors. Go to the instructors tools page to update your certification.

Purchase as DVD or as Online Video:
The Foundations of Teaching, Online Video PLUS Exam and Swim Instructor Certification
Watch the The Foundations of Teaching video online (up to 5 views) then successfully complete this online test and you will immediately receive a Certificate of Completion signed by Swim Lessons University president Jim Reiser and WABC president Steve Graves.
Price: $75.00
Foundations of Teaching 3rd Edition, DVD
Watch The Foundations of Teaching DVD video and then successfully complete the online certification exam under “Instructor Tools.” Upon completion, you will receive your Foundations Certification signed by Swim Lessons University Executive Director Jim Reiser and WABC president Steve Graves..
Price: $50.00

Product Description

The 3rd Edition of “The Foundations of Teaching” course will not only feature new topics and techniques, but also new spectacular above and underwater footage. In the brand new course--SLU Executive Director Jim Reiser will share with you proven teaching principles and techniques that you can implement right away making your learn-to-swim classes even more effective!
You and or your staff will learn:

  • The Stages of Learning and their teaching implications
  • How to get your students attention causing them to hang on your every word
  • How to make complex skills easy to learn and understand
  • How to increase your students' self-confidence through the Progression Principle
  • The importance of Start Signals
  • How to maximize Practice time
  • How to make Demonstrations more effective
  • Best practices and forms of Feedback
Simply put, this brand new course will be one the best Swim Instructor Education courses you will ever take! Order yours today!

"Coach Jim Reiser has put together a sound, easy to follow, learn-to-swim progression that is fun and effective. I recommend this teaching tool without reservation."

Richard Quick
Stanford Women's Swimming Coach
2000 Head USA Women's Olympic Coach

"I watched this video with my 7-year old granddaughter who said, 'It's cool! I want to try that!' And she did. Jim has put together a very informative and creative video. I enjoy any chance to get new ideas or ways to explain things!"

Johnny Johnson
President, National Swim School Association

Sample Video

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