AUSTSWIM is passionate about saving lives and educating the next generation of swimming teachers. By becoming an AUSTSWIM Licenced Teacher, you will gain valuable experience in water safety, enjoy an active work environment and empower people with the confidence to feel safer in, on and around water.
AUSTSWIM accreditation is an ideal way to diversify your career opportunities and be a part of the most widely recognised and supported swimming and water safety network in Australia.
By becoming a teacher-in-training, AUSTSWIM will give you all the knowledge and resources necessary to better provide your community with swimming and water safety skills. We take great pride in helping candidates teach the principles and practices of water safety to their communities, creating a safer Australia – all while having fun.
AUSTSWIM provides AUSTSWIM Licenced Teachers with significant opportunities to further their training and learn new skills, through additional accredited courses, professional development workshops, conferences, seminars and forums.
These opportunities ensure that you have all the skills necessary to give Australians the competency and confidence they need to be safer in, on and around water – well after you have completed the AUSTSWIM Licenced Teacher training program.
Our Guidelines are devised by industry stakeholders in a consultative and transparent process and represent the collective opinion of the aquatics industry and a range of expert personnel across Australia.
Local government, education departments, teachers and consumers can be confident that AUSTSWIM trained and accredited educators are meeting the highest standards to foster safer aquatic participation.
This information centre contains application forms and material relevant to AUSTSWIM teachers, presenters and recognised swim schools.