Free swimming teacher course

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Gain qualifications to be a swim teacher

Swim teachers are in high demand. Royal Life Saving NSW, in partnership with the NSW Government, are offering free training to become a swim teacher.

The one day courses at Willoughby Leisure Centre includes:

  • SISSS00112 Swimming and Water Safety Teacher Skill Set
  • SISCAQU008 Instruct water familiarisation, buoyancy and mobility skills
  • SISCAQU009 Instruct clients in water safety and survival skills
  • SISCAQU010 Instruct swimming strokes
  • SISCAQU002 Perform basic water rescues
Course Date Application Close Date
10 March 2021 3 March 2021
29 April 2021 22 April 2021
7 May 2021 30 April 2021
2 June 2021 28 May 2021


  • Be 15 years or older; AND
  • No longer at school; AND
  • Live OR work in NSW; AND
  • Be an Australian Citizen or New Zealand citizen, or Australian permanent resident, OR Humanitarian Visa

AND meet ONE of the following:

  • Aged between 16-24 years old (regardless of employment status); OR
  • Centrelink benefit recipient (can be any age); OR
  • Unemployed OR at risk of unemployment or expected to be unemployed (can be any age)


Fill in the enrolment form(PDF, 1MB) and submit it to Royal Life Saving.

Enquiries contact Royal Life Saving on 02 9634 3700 or

We are seeking swim teachers at Willoughby Leisure Centre and invite you to apply after you have completed the course.