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

Name Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 8 & 9 February 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Balance Collective, Mayfield (Newcastle) 12 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 22 February - 23 February 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Active Leisure Centre 13 $410.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 22 & 23 February 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Orange Aquatic Centre 16 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 29 February 2020 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Rosny College & Clarence Aquatic Centre YMCA 16 $420.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 29 February & 1 March 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Royal Life Saving Training Room, Riverina 11 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 29 February & 1 March 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Coffs Harbour Olympic Pool 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 29 February & 1 March 2020 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Bay and Basin Leisure Centre 18 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 21 & 22 March 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Glen Innes Swimming Pool 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 28 March - 29 March 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Active Leisure Centre 16 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 28 & 29 March 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Balance Collective, Mayfield (Newcastle) 18 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 28 & 29 March 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Sydney Gymnastic & Aquatic Centre 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 4 & 5 April 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Casino Swimming Pool 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 18 April - 19 April 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Active Leisure Centre 15 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 18 April - 19 April 2020 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Aquatic Safety Training Academy 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 22 & 23 April 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Royal Life Saving Training Room, Riverina 12 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 2 & 3 May 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Balance Collective, Mayfield (Newcastle) 19 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 2nd & 3rd May 2020 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Rosny College & Clarence Aquatic Centre YMCA 16 $420.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 16 & 17 May 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Sydney Gymnastic & Aquatic Centre 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 23 May - 24 May 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Active Leisure Centre 16 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 23 & 24 May 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Manning Aquatic Centre, Bathurst 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 20 June - 21 June 2020 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Aquatic Safety Training Academy 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 20 & 21 June 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Royal Life Saving Training Room, Riverina 12 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 27 June - 28 June 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Active Leisure Centre 16 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 4 & 5 July 2020 08:30 am - 04:30 pm Coffs Harbour Olympic Pool 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 4th & 5th July 2020 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Rosny College & Clarence Aquatic Centre YMCA 16 $420.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 11th & 12th July 2020 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Launceston Swim School 16 $420.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 8 & 9 August 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Balance Collective, Mayfield (Newcastle) 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 5th & 6th September 2020 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Rosny College & Clarence Aquatic Centre YMCA 16 $420.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 19 & 20 September 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Balance Collective, Mayfield (Newcastle) 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 19 & 20 September 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Royal Life Saving Training Room, Riverina 12 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 7 & 8 October 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Royal Life Saving Training Room, Riverina 12 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 17 & 18 October 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Balance Collective, Mayfield (Newcastle) 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 14 & 15 November 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Balance Collective, Mayfield (Newcastle) 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 14 & 15 November 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Royal Life Saving Training Room, Riverina 12 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 14th & 15th November 2020 08:30 am - 05:00 pm Rosny College & Clarence Aquatic Centre YMCA 16 $420.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 5 & 6 December 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Balance Collective, Mayfield (Newcastle) 20 $412.00
AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety 21 & 22 December 2020 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Royal Life Saving Training Room, Riverina 12 $412.00