Duckling 1

In order to provide the opportunity to develop a wide range of skills, swimmers are required to show all 6 tasks consistently. A buoyancy aid can be used. Faces do not have to be submerged.

  •         Make a supervised safe entry with adult support if required
  •         Float on back with adult support behind the head without aids
  •         Blow bubbles at the water surface
  •         Wet the head without submersion
  •         Kick five metres on back with adult support (it is recommended that an                         appropriate buoyancy aid is used)
  •         Travel without assistance five metres to a floating object (it is                                          recommended that an appropriate buoyancy aid is used)
  •         Exit the water safely with minimal adult support
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