The Department of Education has developed a Water Safety and Swimming Education Program (WSSEP) for Prep to Year 10. Eight lessons of instruction and skill development support a whole-school approach to water safety and swimming education.
The program is aligned to the draft National swimming and water safety framework and the Australian Curriculum: Health and Physical Education.
The program outlines a developmental sequence of competencies for each band of years and is grouped into categories: Entries and exits, Buoyancy, Submergence, Swimming for survival, Survival sequence, Rescue and lifesaving and Water safety knowledge.
Dress code : School uniform
What to bring : Swimmers, towel, goggles, swim cap.
Prep & Yr 1
14/10, 16/10, 21/10, 23/10, 28/10, 30/10, 4/11, 6/11
Prep & Yr 1 letter
13/10, 15/10, 20/10, 22/10, 27/10, 29/10, 3/11, 5/11
Year 2 letter
Departure time : Bus Shuttle to commence from 11.05am
Return time : Bus Shuttle to conclude from 2.30pm
Prep – 2 will have 8 lessons x 30 minutes