AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety (TSW)
AUSTSWIM Teaching Swimming and Water Safety
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. The certificate is valid for three years.
Minimum Age Requirements: 16 years to participate in the course. AUSTSWIM certificates will not be issued until the candidate turns 17
Course Duration: 15 hours and CD worksheet to be completed prior to the face-to-face course
Assessment: To gain the award, 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).
1. Practical teaching hours including observation, supervised teaching
and verification of teaching competency. It is recommended
candidates undertake 20 hours of supervised teaching experience
prior to assessment.
On successful completion of all course requirements candidates will receive the AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety™ Certificate and AUSTSWIM Teacher Licence™. The AUSTSWIM Teacher Licence™ is valid for 3 years, click here for further information. Candidates will also be issued a Statement of Attainment for the following Units of Competency from the National Community Recreation Industry Training Package:
Note: All information above has been retrieved from www.austswim.com.au