Swimsafer Course (Level 4-6)
13 to 14 June 2022

INTRODUCTION:

SwimSafer is a new national water safety programme introduced by the National Water Safety Council (NWSC) in July 2010, aims to teach swimming proficiency and water survival skills to children to minimize drowning incidences in a fun manner.

 

The six-stage programme includes survival and activity skills taught each stage of the programme, and work progressively towards the next stage.

 

At the end of each stage, each child will receive a stage completion certificate.

 

Singapore Swimming Club will be offering stages 4 – 6 (Bronze, Silver and Gold) of the SwimSafer Program.

 

The pre-requisites are as follows:

SWIMSAFER BRONZE AWARD

 (Recommended for LTS Level 3 & 4)

  • Participant must be familiar with survival and underwater skills   (without goggles)
  • Swim 25m on the following strokes (with googles)
  • Freestyle
  • Breaststroke
  • Backstroke

SWIMSAFER  SILVER AWARD 

(Recommended for Elementary 1 & Above)

  • Participant must be familiar with survival and underwater skills (without goggles)
  • Ability to swim 50m on the following 3 strokes (with googles)
  • *Please note the qualifying time each stroke as stated: -
  • Freestyle : *1:30:00
  • Breaststroke : *1:50:00
  • Backstroke : *1:40:00

SWIMSAFER GOLD AWARD

(Recommended for Elementary 1 & Above)

  • Participant must be familiar with survival and underwater skills (without goggles)
  • Ability to swim 100m on the following 3 strokes (with googles)
  • *Please note the qualifying timing for each stroke as stated:
  • Freestyle : *3:00.00
  • Breaststroke : *4:00.00
  • Backstroke : *3:20.00

FOR WHOM:

For members of Singapore Swimming Club, Registered guests and Non-members (Public).

 

MINIMUM PARTICIPATION:

5 participants per level (Maximum participants will be 2 groups of 5 participants)

 

Online Theory Test:

It is compulsory for your child to take this online test as failure to do so would result in no certificates being awarded. Please get the theory done within 2 weeks after the practical assessment to prevent any delays in the process of the results.

 

DURATION:

2 Days including test

 

COURSE TIME:

13 Jun 22               : Lesson 1 – 10.30am to 11.30am

                                : Lesson 2 – 1.30pm to 2.30pm

14 Jun22                : Lesson 3 – 10.30am to 11.30am

                                : Test – 1.30pm to 2.30pm

 

VENUE: SSC Competition Pool

 

THINGS TO BRING:  

  1. Goggles
  2. Kickboard
  3. Short pants and short sleeve shirt (Bronze) / Long pants and short sleeve shirt (Sliver & Gold)

IMPORTANT:

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Closing Date: Wednesday, 18 May 2022. 12:00noon

(Late registration will not be entertained)

 FEES (SSC Registered Swimmers)

Course + Test: $193.00 per participant (exclusive of GST)

FEES (SSC Registered Guests)

Course + Test: $225.00 per participant (exclusive of GST)

Non- Members (Public)  

Course + Test: $260.00 per participant (exclusive of GST)

 

There shall be no make-up lesson if participants missed any day of the course.