Nipper Programs 2018-19 Under 6 to Under 17’s Programs
4th November 2018 to 4th March 2019 (including holiday program)
Every Sunday 10.30am – 12:00pm
Sessions will be held at both beach and river
All age groups and skill levels are welcome.
8 day Program (December and January Dates)
Thursday 27th – 30th December 2018 9:30am – 1.00pm AND
Wednesday 2nd – 5th January 2019 9:30am – 1.00pm
Children must be a minimum of 5 years of age as of the 30th of September to participate.
NIPPER REGISTRATION FORM – Please complete this form to ensure your child’s position in the nipper programs.
VOLUNTEERS REGISTRATION – Please complete this form to volunteer during the program, it is an expectation that all families will help out with some activity / task during the program. No experience is required for positions with all training / resources provided.
CUT OFF DATES:
- Swim assessments are due by the 13th of December.
- All children and parents/ guardians must be financial members prior to attending the first nipper sessions
- All members over the age of 18 must hold a valid Working With Children Check with both Barwon Heads 13th Beach SLSC and Life Saving Victoria as nominated organisations
WORKING WITH CHILDREN CHECKS
All Nipper family adults must have a current valid Working With Children Check with both Barwon Heads 13th Beach SLSC and Life Saving Victoria as nominated organisations on the Check
Checks must be sighted by a club official before the acceptance of membership requests.
Obtaining a Check is straightforward and free. Information on obtaining or updating a Check can be found HERE.
All children participating in the program must have a valid swim assessment for their age group. A swim assessment can be signed off by any person with a valid Austswim or equivalent Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety Qualification.
Please send all swim assessments back to firstname.lastname@example.org
SRC and BRONZE Courses
Please visit the training page for more information about SRC and Bronze
Water Safety Course
Water safety volunteers are vital to ensure our nippers can go into the water, if you would like to help out in the water please contact Ashleigh Baker or visit the link for more information on the Adult Bronze course. If you have any questions regard the course please reach out. All skill levels are welcome.
If you have any questions regarding either programs please contact email@example.com