Background-image
Sponsors
WSI Training

REGISTER NOW under 'Training Classes'

COMING SOON!!!

The Water Safety Instructor course is designed to train instructor candidates to teach water safety, including the Basic Water Rescue and Personal Water Safety courses, six levels of Learn-to-Swim, three levels of Preschool Aquatics and two levels of Parent and Child Aquatics Prerequisites

Age: at least 16 years of age on or before the last day of the instructor course 

Learning Objectives

  • Identify key elements and strategies for planning and preparing effective and safe swim lessons
  • Identify key class management principles, elements and strategies for planning, preparing and conducting safe swim lessons
  • Describe the importance of effective observation for teaching and how to develop it
  • Observe swimming, headfirst entry and diving skills and accurately classify them and suggest appropriate interventions to improve them
  • Develop the ability to effectively communicate about participant’s progress in swim lessons
  • Modify teaching to meet unexpected challenges including dealing with participants who misbehave
  • Demonstrate the ability to accommodate participants with disabilities and other health conditions 

REGISTER NOW under 'Training Classes'