SwimSafer - Bronze
Entries & Exits
Enter water using a compact jump
Sculling & Body Orientation
Demonstrate a backward and forward somersault in the water.
Search for and recover an object in 1.5 m of water depth. Demonstrate a feet-first surface dive.
Swim 100 metres continuously
25 metres Front Crawl
25 metres Breaststroke
25 metres Backstroke
25 metres Survival Backstroke or Sidestroke
Survival & Activity skills
Dressed in swimwear, shorts and t-shirt demonstrate 3 minutes swimming slowly using any appropriate swim stroke, changing each minute
Perform a throw rescue using an unweighted rope over a distance of 6 metres. Wade to a person and deliver a flotation aid in deep water. Approach in “Ready” position
Principles of water craft safety