At Puddle Ducks we are super keen on keeping everyone safe and happy in our classes – this goes for customers, teachers, and anyone else who happens to be around; we take our commitment to Health and Safety very seriously.
For our customers this can be seen in basic things like our strict adherence to our double nappy policy at all pools; ensuring that ALL the pools that we operate in always meet with the rigorous standards set by industry leaders; keeping pools clean through simple steps like encouraging good pre-swim hygiene practices for all and simple things like having wet wipes poolside.
Behind the scenes there is so much more that goes on to ensure that all of our customers are in the safest, cleanest environment they can be to enjoy their Puddle Ducks classes, with all our working practices being in line with industry best practices concerning H&S, swimming pool water treatment, teacher qualifications and code of practices.
- All of our practices, documentation and procedures are in line with Code of Practices provided by the Swimming Teacher’s Association and industry guidance providers PWTAG (Pool Water Treatment Advisory Group
- We adhere to all relevant health and safety legislation including the Health and Safety Executives Managing Health and Safety in Swimming Pools guidance document (HS179)
- We comply with British Standards PAS 520 Baby Swimming guidance document (currently under review), amongst various other recommended industry guidance.
Furthermore, all Puddle Ducks team members are trained in all matters concerning safeguarding children, as well as current DBS checks for all.