The Nick Gillingham Swim Academy offers a menu of events throughout the year for swimmers, swim coaches, swim teachers, parents, swimming clubs, schools and physical education teachers. For further information regarding courses near you or bespoke courses as may be required please Contact Us.


Diary of Events

Swim Strokes Master Class with Nick Gillingham MBE
Cost: £80.00

This course will interest swimming teaching assistants and teachers who would like to learn additional skills for faults and corrections and learn new skills for other technical aspects of swimming.  The course will also be of interest to coaches who want to further develop their techniques.

Confirmed dates & venues for the below course (additional dates to follow).

Saturday 19th May- Warminster Sports Centre COURSE FULL
Sunday 20th May - Darwen Leisure Centre, Blackburn PLACES AVAILABLE
Sunday 17th  June - University of East Anglia Norwich LAST FEW REMAINING

To book  a place on the Swim Strokes Masterclass course please contact the Institute of Swimming (IOS) directly. on and use the course date to locate the course under the CPD button.  For all other NGSA courses please use the 'Contact Us' Link above.

Course Content

Art of Breaststroke

Art of Butterfly

Art of Starts & Turns

Booking Form

Domestic Booking Form

Overseas Booking Form

121 Booking Form


Domestic Events

Art of Swimming – Swim technique courses, breaststroke, butterfly, starts & turns.

Swim Clinics – Front-crawl, backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly, start turns & finishes.

Master Class – Practical & theory – swim technique, starts turns finishes, stroke analysis, race analysis, mental skills, planning-4-success, preparing for competition.

Themed Presentation Talks – Mental skills, handling pressure, basic sports nutrition, seasonal planning, competition planning, goal setting, motivation, preparing for competition, drugs & fair play.

Swimming INSET – School PE Staff (teaching aquatics, coaching swimming).

One2One – bespoke swim sessions tailored to the individual swimmers requirements with analysis and video diary.

Overseas Events

The above is also available for overseas Swimming Clubs and International Schools and with over 20 years of experience please do ‘Contact Us’ for further information. For overseas swim camps please see our swim camps page.