School Swimming Scheme
DET one day AUSTSWIM course for teachers
COURSE FEE: $198.00 (includes GST)
This course is designed for teachers wishing to acquire the nationally recognised qualification in 'Learn to Swim'. This course is an abridged version of the AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety accreditation that recognises skills all teachers possess.
This presentation is available to NSW DEC teachers. Participants must have a current CPR.
Candidates will be granted prior learning recognition for particular topics for the AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety course. Nominal hours of theory presentation have been shortened to reflect the educational background of presenters and participants. Candidates will be assessed on this knowledge through a combination of theory and practical assessment.
This DEC course is registered professional development under the terms of the NSW Institute of Teachers Continuing Professional Development policy. For teachers accredited at Professional Competence, completion of this course will contribute 8 hours towards Institute Registered professional development. This course will address the following Professional Teaching Standards: 2.2.3, 3.2.2, 3.2.4, 5.2.2.
$198.00 (in GST) per candidate Fee includes course manual, presenters’ fees, venue hire and refreshments
NOTE: A cancellation fee of $99.00 will apply if insufficient notice is provided
Participants will need to bring:
Assessment tasks include
On the day of the course:
Following the course and within 12 months:
Candidate information document can be downloaded: DEC One Day Pathway to Accreditation Course information
Enrolment in this course will be available via My PL@edu or the School Sport Unit Website at the following address:
NOTE: closing date - 2 weeks prior to course date