Certificate III in Aquatics (13)
Australian YMCA Institute of Education and Training
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Brisbane||No||Flexible Delivery, Part-time internal||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package. It provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in a range of activities and functions requiring autonomous work within a defined range of situations and activities in an aquatic setting. Qualification outcomes will depend on the specialisation chosen and include swimming teaching, pool lifeguard and pool operations. Work would be undertaken in locations such as aquatic facilities or environments, and indoor recreation facilities under some supervision.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Organise personal work priorities and development; Provide first aid; Perform basic water rescues; Supervise clients at an aquatic facility or environment; Provide customer service; Respond to emergency situations; Work effectively in sport and recreation environments; Provide public education on the use of resources; Undertake risk analysis of activities. Electives: Monitor pool water quality; Operate aquatic facility plant and equipment; Perform advanced water rescues; Administer oxygen in an emergency situation; Instruct clients in water safety and survival skills; Instruct swimming strokes; plus more.
About Australian YMCA Institute of Education and TrainingAustralian YMCA Institute of Education and Training is the Registered Training Organisation division of the YMCA. The Institute delivers a wide range of accredited courses for YMCA staff and volunteers. Some programs are available to members of the community. The Institute manages the delivery of its accredited training through campuses in Melbourne, Welshpool, Perth (YMCA Perth), Fortitude Valley, Brisbane (YMCA Brisbane), Parramatta, Sydney (YMCA Sydney). RTO code: 3979
Certificate IIICourse code: SIS30113
- Flexible Delivery
- Part-time internal
16 units: 9 core; 7 elective
No minimum education
Life after Study
Lifeguards look after the safety of people at beaches or swimming pools through public relations, public education, accident prevention and rescue.