Meet our Team and Tutors

Meet Your Team

At The Swim Surgery we have a dedicated team of STA tutors who care about your learning and will support you before during and after your course. Check out more information about your team below:

Lynn Goring-Crook - Director

Jeremy Evans - Operations Manager

Helen Turnbull - Course Administration Manager

Meet Your Tutors

At The Swim Surgery we have a fantastic team of STA tutors who care about your learning. Check out more information about your tutor below.


Lynn Goring-Crook MCIMPSA MSET

Lynn Goring-Crook is The Swim Surgery's Lead Aquatic Tutor and Director. With over 20 years experience in the leisure industry Lynn has become a well-known and much respected STA tutor.  This is due her passion and enthusiasm for teaching those who wish to train to be a swimming teacher through to those training to be tutors. Lynn's philosophy of putting learners on courses and learner needs at the forefront of our courses with unrivalled pastoral care is the drive behind The Swim Surgery. Lynn pioneered online delivery of STA courses in 2020 and continues to lead this area of education.  

Lynn can deliver the following courses:
  • STA Aquatic Tutor Status
  • STA Level 3 Award in Education
  • STA Level 2 Award in Teaching Swimming
  • STA Level 2 Certificate in Teaching Swimming 
  • STA Level 2 Award in Aquatic Training - Baby and Pre School
  • STA Level 2 Safety Award for Teachers
  • Bespoke CPDs and Webinars for swim schools.
  • Specialty - Online delivery, further education, swim school set up and aquatic games.

Helen Turnbull

Karl Penman

Kelly Illingsworth

Adam Comfort 

Sophie Mann

Stacey Angliss