Meet the Team

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Aqua Babies teachers are qualified baby, toddler and pre school specialists

Not only does each teacher have STA Baby and Preschool certification (as a minimum), they also undergo a further 3-6 months training before going solo in the pool. Each teacher is placed under an experienced teacher’s wing for a further 12 months.

The Team

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Wendy Edmondson

Founder, Director, Tutor, Pool Plant & Management

Carol Ralph

Director, Tutor, Pool Plant and Management

Helen Lawrence

Lead teacher and mentor

Sue Stansfield


Jo Green


Avghi Dolan


Carina Pierce


Nicki Smith

Customer Care and Instructor

What our Customers say...

“I just wanted to say that we really appreciated the (free) Extra Classes. They have made a massive difference in just a few weeks and Oliver is back to being confident and happy swimming...


“My daughter Grace Allen used to come to Timperley on a Saturday afternoon for lessons and left in February after completing her 5m. Grace started a new swimming class in March where she...

Philippa Allen with Grace

“I think Aqua Babies is a wonderful swimming class for young children and my daughter has definitely benefited and have recommended Aqua Babies to all my friends. Your website is very cle...

Ruth Ryan – Mother to Isobel Wells

“I just wanted to write and tell you how brilliant Helen has been with my daughter Gizelle Robinson-Wedd in the ‘Next Steps’ course at Oldham. At first, Gizelle was very unsure and nervou...

Charlotte Wedd with Pre-schooler Gizelle

“Can I thank you for the excellent classes I have been attending for the last 2 years with both of my children, Alexander and more recently Alisdair. I have had Sue teach throughout for b...

Craig Jack with sons Alexander and Alisdair