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Western Australian Swim Schools combine to communicate Swim and Survive benefits

Western Australian Swim Schools combine to communicate Swim and Survive benefits
February 16, 2018

11 endorsed swimming schools have teamed up with Royal Life Saving WA to spread the Swim and Survive message.

The partnership saw each swim school contributed $500, which Royal Life Saving WA then matched, to fund the 2017/2018 Swim & Survive TV campaign, which was broadcast on Channel 10, 11 and ONE.

The Swim and Survive media campaign was also extended to the online streaming service TENplay this year.

A statement from Royal Life Saving WA advised "Learning to Swim and Survive is a vital life skill that all Western Australian children need to safely participate on, in and around water."

The Swim and Survive program identifies 16 critical stages in a child’s development. The lower stages focus on teaching efficient support and movement in the water while the higher stages include skill and knowledge in safety, survival and rescue, all while developing a strong and effective swimming technique.

Royal Life Saving WA added "huge thanks go to the 11 endorsed swimming schools involved in spreading this message, as well as MCN (Multi Channel Network) for additional air time."

Participating swim schools are:

Participating swim schools are:
Bayswater Waves (T: 08 9276 6538)
Cannington Leisureplex (08 6350 7318)
HBF Arena (08 9300 3355)
HBF Stadium (08 9441 8227)
Mandurah Aquatic & Recreation Centre (08 9550 3610)
Riverton Leisureplex (08 9231 0902)
Rockingham Aquatic Centre (08 9591 0832)
Seadragonz Swim School (08 9397 1100)
The Swim Factory (0477 505 313)
Wanneroo Aquamotion (08 9405 5993)
Waterwise Swim School (0406 119 184)

8th January 2018 - ROYAL LIFE SAVING WA RECOGNISES QUICK-THINKING LIFEGUARDS

19th October 2017 - ROYAL LIFE SAVING SOCIETY WA HONOURS CAREER ACHIEVEMENTS

11th October 2017 - WESTERN AUSTRALIAN AQUATIC CENTRES ATTRACT MORE THAN 11 MILLION VISITS IN A YEAR

14th August 2017 - SEADRAGONZ SWIM SCHOOL RECOGNISED FOR EXCELLENCE IN INDUCTION AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT 

4th July 2017 - ASSA MARKS FIRST ANNIVERSARY SERVING THE SWIM SCHOOL INDUSTRY 

14th June 2017 - ASSA FORMS FOUNDATION TO DEAL WITH COMMUNITY SWIMMING ISSUES 

16th December 2016 - WATCH AROUND WATER GETS SEASON LAUNCH 

7th December 2016 - KEEP WATCH PROGRAM MARKS 20 YEARS AND AN 85% REDUCTION IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA’S TODDLER DROWNING RATE 

19th November 2016 - ROYAL LIFE SAVING SOCIETY WA HIGHLIGHTS RISK OF ALCOHOL AND AQUATIC ENVIRONMENTS

16th November 2016 - LIWA AQUATICS WINS WATER CORPORATION AWARD FOR WATER EFFICIENCY LEADERSHIP

17th August 2015 - SWIM AND SURVIVE PROGRAM TO AID THOSE THAT MISS OUT ON WATER SAFETY SKILLS 

9th March 2016 - LIWA AQUATICS TO PRESENT NEW WATCH AROUND WATER ‘FACILITY OF THE YEAR’ AWARD

12th June 2014 - RLSSWA SWIM AND SURVIVE ACCESS AND EQUITY PROGRAM


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