Singapore Swimming Proficiency Awards

Objectives

  • To Provide progression for swimming after SwimSafer
  • To raise the level of swimming proficiency of students and the general public
  • To increase the level of technical expertise among our swimming coaches
  • To provide a talent pool for the next generation of Singapore competitive swimmers

Levels

TypesLevel 1
50M
Level 2
100M
Level 3
200M
Level 4
400M
Level 5
800M
Level 6
1500M
Color of Badge & CertificateGreenRedBlueBronzeSilverGold
Symbol / CharacterSea LionTurtleStingrayDolphinSharkWhale
Front Crawl≤ 1:05≤ 2:30≤ 5:20≤10:40≤ 21:20≤ 40:00
Breaststroke≤ 1:20≤ 3:15≤ 7:30---
Backstroke≤ 1:10≤ 3:00≤ 7:00---
Butterfly≤ 1:20≤ 3:30≤ 7:30---
Individual Medley-≤ 3:00≤ 7:00---

A total of 20 certificates and badges can be attained if the swimmer completes all the level. Nonetheless, the swimmer may wish to challenge himself or herself by attempting any particular level of swim test.

In completion of level 1, 2 or 3, the swimmer has an option to purchase a rainbow certificate and badge.

Minimum Criteria:

  • SwimSafer Stage 1
  • SSC Learn to Swim Program
  • NASSA
  • SSA Time Trial

SSPA Badges