Welcome To AWSS
Would you like to share some of the joy that many others are already experiencing?
Academy of Water Safety and Swimming offers an internationally recognized Water Safety & Swimming Teacher qualification. The program has been curated by Australian Swimming Coaches and Teachers Association (ASCTA) in conjunction with Australia’s foremost swim teachers and coaching experts. AWSS is the only swimming academy in Singapore which offers differentiated teaching with a proprietary methodology known as Joey Lingo™.
Joey Lingo™ equips you with an intense understanding of cognitive, emotional, social, and psychomotor development for children from as young as 6-months old. Combined with ASCTA’s Swim Australia Teacher programme, our trainees graduate perfectly equipped to handle the demands of teaching babies and toddlers.
Take the plunge with us
If you love to swim and have a passion for teaching children, take the plunge to sculpt a satisfying and meaningful career by enrolling with Academy of Water Safety and Swimming (AWSS)!
This course is endorsed by the top sporting body in Australia for swimming – ASCTA, as an entry level course of the swimming coaching accreditation pathway. You will gain access to the world’s best swimming practices, professional development programmes, growth opportunities, and business support.
Why Choose AWSS?
AWSS offers an Australian Certified course, with six modules, to ensure that you get the best teaching experience,
and the necessary skills to make lessons fun and safe for you and your students.
Available only at AWSS, Joey Lingo™ is the first and the only module in the world to combine early childhood education and swimming techniques. The module focuses on child development and understanding of behavioral characteristics while in a swimming pool. With it, you will be able to provide an interactive and developmentally appropriate learning environment,
SWIM AUSTRALIA™ TEACHER OF BABIES & TODDLERS(SAT B&T)
The SAT B&T module prepares learners for lessons with caregivers and dependent learners of babies and toddlers, so that they are prepared with basic knowledge of swimming and water safety when they go for out-of-class swimming sessions.
SWIM AUSTRALIA™ TEACHER (SAT) COURSE
The SAT Module equips you with the obligatory competencies to teach individuals and groups of varying ages and capabilities. The modules cover from mechanics of swimming to water safety. Learners will receive a Statement of Attainment as proof of proficiency in delivering water related and personal safety & survival lessons, upon module completion.
LIFESAVING 1, 2, 3
You are required to learn the fundamentals of water safety, theory and practical aspects of land-based and water-based non-contact rescue, as well as resuscitation skills to carry out lessons.
STANDARD FIRST AID, CPR & AED
The CPR module prepares you for unforeseen swimming accidents with practical experience in lifesaving techniques such as Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR),
BASIC SWIMMING TEACHER SKILLS
You will learn fundamental coaching skills and techniques used in lesson delivery and effective teaching of basic swimming strokes – approved by Swim Australia™.
What Clients Say
Amazing institute that helps newbies like us to get into the swimming industry fully prepared! After all the required trainings that are necessary to be a swiming teacher in Singapore, AWSS invited David Speechley (The legendary coach of all coaches) to have a one day workshop for us to improve on our coaching career!
I was a trainee and graduate from AWSS. My daily classes in AWSS were interesting, fun and fruitful. The trainers are really patient, optimistic and professional.
Under their guidance and training, i have gained remarkably wonderful experiences! AWSS truly is the pillar of my passion and profession!
Knowing how not-easy young chidren can be to handle is one of the things that makes the AWSS course such a gem.
The Joey Lingo module highlighted all I needed to effective communicate and impart swimming skills to the precious tots. In the end, I was very satisfied and felt that I could do this forever!