BEACH Module 1: Dangers and Safety Rules for Places We Swim
10 LESSONS: LEVEL 3/4
The Water Safety Code consists of four simple rules to remember when you’re in, on or around water. Being prepared, children being watched by adults, understanding potential dangers around water and how to recognise them, and how to stay safe in, on and around water. This will help students understand how they and their family can have a safe and enjoyable time around water.
Water Skills For Life Beach
Water Skills For Life Beach incorporates all the learnings from the foundation programme, Water Skills for Life, with in-depth learning around beach/rocky foreshore recreation and water safety. Taught in the classroom and at the beach, the programme:
- Explores and promotes opportunities for students to learn water safety knowledge and skills relevant to their local open water environments; and
- Identifies and supports expert organisations best placed to provide open water environments skills training.