School Swimming Program
The Franklin Pool and Leisure Centre offers you a wide range of programs for your group or school to join. You can choose from end of term activities through to programs that are energised, alternative and or educational.
We offer you school swimming program options that are available and aligned with education requirements for water safety. Programs can be tailored to meet the school's needs for timetabling, logistics, affordability and curriculum objectives.
The aquatics coordinator will work with you to discuss, plan and implement suitable programs to meet your school's needs. Ensuring everyone has fun in a safe and friendly environment.
Program times may vary depending on the duration, the number of students, financial considerations and educational needs.
The curriculum provides a comprehensive educational framework that enhances knowledge, skill and understanding of safer aquatic participation.
The curriculum ensures alignment with and support of learning outcomes and drowning prevention strategies, including:
- The Federal Government's Curriculum Framework Guide. Where the focus is on experiential rather than command teaching.
- The World Health Organisation (WHO) Drowning Prevention Implementation Guide - a document that is acknowledged worldwide.