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Mt Druitt - St Mary's Standard (East) - - CAREER ONE -

The AUSTSWIM Teacher Li­cence is the in­dus­try stan­dard for swim­ming and wa­ter safety teach­ers

The AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swim­ming and Wa­ter Safety course must be com­pleted for ac­cred­i­ta­tion pleted his HSC.

He now teaches a mix of classes from ba­bies to adults and coach­ing squads.

“With preschool­ers, when you first get them, 99 per cent of them will not be happy about get­ting in the wa­ter,” Mr Fla­herty said.

“Get­ting them to trust you, I find there are only two roads – the softer ap­proach and the stricter ap­proach.

“The hard­est part is learn-

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