News from Oberon Public: Making a splash at the pool

MAKING A SPLASH: Oberon Public students have been enjoying intensive swimming lessons from qualified staff at the Oberon Pool Complex.
MAKING A SPLASH: Oberon Public students have been enjoying intensive swimming lessons from qualified staff at the Oberon Pool Complex.

STUDENTS from kindergarten to year six from Oberon Public headed off to the Oberon Pool Complex for two weeks of intensive swimming lessons with qualified staff from the school and the Oberon Pool.

LIFESAVING SKILLS: Oberon Public students have been taught skills including water awareness, water confidence and stroke correction.

LIFESAVING SKILLS: Oberon Public students have been taught skills including water awareness, water confidence and stroke correction.

Students’ swimming ability is assessed and they are grouped accordingly.

Children are taught relevant skills, including water awareness, water confidence, stroke correction and swimming squad.

Learn to swim programs are vital for the safety and enjoyment of Australian children and allow them to participate in the many water activities available during the summer months.