The Water Safety Instructor Prep is the first course in the Swimming Instructor certification. This course includes all of the theory behind being a swimming instructor as well as teaching methods, learning styles, physical principles, swimming progressions, communication, safety supervision and water safety. Candidates will be required to perform swimming strokes to a Swim Kids 10 standard by the last day of the course. For completion, candidates will complete a Skill Screen Component, an Online Component, and a Teaching Experience Component.
Prerequisites: 15 years old, Red Cross Swim Kids level 10 skills or equivalent AND Bronze Cross