AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety

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The AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety™ course provides candidates with essential competencies to teach swimming and water safety™ to persons from four years of age in swimming pools and confined natural shallow water venues. Accreditation is valid for three years.

Content:
The course is approximately 16-20 contact hours (theory and practical), plus supervised on the job teaching hours and assessment. Topics include: 
1.    Overview of AUSTSWIM and the aquatic industry
2.    Legal responsibilities for the AUSTSWIM teacher™
3.    How people learn
4.    Being an effective teacher
5.    Aquatic safety, survival and rescue skills
6.    Principle of movement in water
7.    Water familiarisation, buoyancy, mobility and safety
8.    Teaching safer diving skills
9.    Towards efficient stroke development
10.  Plan, deliver and review a lesson

Assessment:
To gain the AUSTSWIM accreditation, the following assessment components must be satisfactorily completed within 12 months of the course commencement date.
 1. On-line theory assessment (completed after attending a course).
2. Continuous Aquatic Sequence.
3. Practical demonstration of teaching skills, including the preparation of lesson plans.
4. Demonstrate competence in water safety techniques. Candidates holding a current Bronze Medallion,
    Pool Lifeguard or equivalent award, may gain an exemption by providing a copy of the award.

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Upcoming Workshops

NameDateTimeLocationAvailable SpacesCost
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 27 & 28 July 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Canberra Labor Club & CISAC 7 $410.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 3 & 4 August 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Enfield Aquatic Centre 17 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 3 & 4 August 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Orange Aquatic Centre 19 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 3 & 4 August 2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Coffs Harbour Olympic Pool 15 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 17 & 18 August 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Balance Collective, Mayfield (Newcastle) 15 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 24 & 25 August 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Active Leisure Centre 15 $410.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 31 August & 1 September 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Moss Vale Aquatic Centre 19 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 14 & 15 September 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Royal Life Saving Training Room, Riverina 9 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 14 & 15 September 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Mingara One - The Lifestyle Centre 19 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 21 & 22 September 2019 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Launceston Aquatic Centre 11 $420.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 21 & 22 September 2019 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Griffith Regional Aquatic Centre 5 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 28 & 29 September 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Active Leisure Centre 16 $410.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 28 & 29 September 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Aquatic Safety Training Academy 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 5 & 6 October 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Sapphire Aquatic Centre 19 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 12 & 13 October 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Balance Collective, Mayfield (Newcastle) 17 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 12 & 13 October 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Manning Aquatic Centre, Bathurst 19 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 19 & 20 October 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Royal Life Saving Training Room, Riverina 12 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 19 & 20 October 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Sydney Gymnastic & Aquatic Centre 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 26 & 27 October 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Active Leisure Centre 16 $410.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 9 & 10 November 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Balance Collective, Mayfield (Newcastle) 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 16 & 17 November 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Royal Life Saving Training Room, Riverina 12 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 16 & 17 November 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Kiama Leisure Centre 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 23 & 24 November 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Canberra Labor Club & CISAC 16 $410.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 30 November & 1 December 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Aquatic Safety Training Academy 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 30 November & 1 December 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Orange Aquatic Centre 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 30 November & 1 December 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Dubbo Aquatic Leisure Centre 19 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 7 & 8 December 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Royal Life Saving Training Room, Riverina 12 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 7 & 8 December 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Bay and Basin Leisure Centre 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 7 & 8 December 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Balance Collective, Mayfield (Newcastle) 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 21 & 22 December 2019 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Active Leisure Centre 16 $410.00