1. Register for a face-to-face workshop

Before the Workshop

  1. Complete your online theory modules, Student Enrolment Form and Student Handbook all found on your DITA Profile Dashboard in your To-Do-list

Attend the Workshop

 

After the Workshop

  1. Complete your on-the-job training
  2. Complete all other items on your Dita Profile To-do list including your Trainer Evaluation, Course Evaluation, Accumulative Training Record
  3. Submit your documents in your Dita Profile
  4. Once submitted they will automatically be sent to our Assessors
  5. Once deemed competent you will receive your Certificate, Statement of Attainment, ASCTA Graduate membership and Complimentary Teacher insurance for the 3-year period of your accreditation.
  6. You must keep both your CPR and Working with Children Check up to date for the period of your accreditation for it and your insurance to remain valid.

Yes, we are a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) registered by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) to deliver vocational education training (VET) services. We provide quality training and qualifications that are nationally recognised.

You may enrol in a Swim Australia™ Teacher course at 15 years of age but are not eligible to receive the accreditation until you are 16 years of age.

We run courses all over Australia, check our Course Workshop Calendar to see the current availability.

If you can’t find a course workshop in your area or the date doesn’t meet your needs, you can complete an Expression of Interest by clicking here and we will inform presenters in your area and they will make contact with you directly if they are organising a course in the near future.

Whilst you are waiting to enrol in a suitable workshop you can purchase and complete the theory-only component of the course. When you find a course that meets your day and time requirements, the $50 fee paid for the online theory will be deducted from the course workshop price at the time of registering for the workshop via the course calendar. Please ensure that you use the same email address for both transactions.

You can access all our Online Theory options from our Catalogue here.

Please continue to check the Course Workshop Calendar on a weekly basis as it does get updated regularly.

The course workshop for our Teacher courses are usually a day event or they could be scheduled over two half days, depending on the pool and staff availability.

You have 12 months to complete all components of your course but may be accredited sooner should you complete and submit all your course requirements.

Swim Australia™ Teacher courses vary from $285 to $360 depending on varying factors such as pool and room hire and presenter travel expenses.

You must have a minimum of 5 years industry experience, agree to a set of Professional Guidelines, have a current Working With Children Check, CPR certificate, hold relevant qualifications for the specialisation they are presenting and have a VET recognised Certificate IV in Training and Assessment. Further information can be found on our website here