SwimSafer Stage Two
General skills development will include unassisted step entry into water, sculling, feet-first surface dives, personal water safety skills and water safety awareness in an aquatic environment. Your child will be encouraged to achieve 25 metres of continuous swim.
|Entries & Exits||Perform a step-in entry|
|Sculling & Body Orientation||Demonstrate sculling in an upright position for 10 seconds with arms only.|
|Underwater Skills||Search for and recover an object in chest deep water depth.|
|Movement/Swimming/Strokes||Swim 25m – Any stroke
|Survival & Activity skills||Swim wearing clothing for 15m.
Demonstrate flotation survival technique
Correctly fit a PFD, jump into the water and swim for 5 metres and climb out of deep water.
|Knowledge||Water safety rules in various aquatic environments|
|SwimSafer One||SwimSafer Two||SwimSafer Three||SwimSafer Bronze||SwimSafer Silver||SwimSafer Gold|
|Open Water SwimSafer||Competitive|