Wexford Water Safety...
                                                                                   ...Promoting Water Safety in Wexford
Home News & Updates Committee Courses Swimming Lessons

Courses


Summer Programme 2018

Date Course Venue Location Contact

2ndJuly

Primary Teachers Course

Wexford Swimming Pool

Co Centre

053-9239100

9th July

Rosslare

Swim and

Water Safety Week

(Safety 1-4)

Rosslare Beach

Elizabeth Callaghan        

       087 2470493

Courtown Swim Week

Courtown Beach

Lynn Travers

0863480100

16th July

Carne  Swim 

and Water Safety (Safety 1-4)

Carne Beach

Sinead Sinnott

087 6559323

Courtown Water Safety

Courtown Harbour

Nikki Dowdall

086 8173977

23rd July  Cahore Water Safety Cahore Pier Lynn Travers 086 3480100
Tinnabearna Swim Week Tinnabearna Beach

Anne McCreary

087 4161042

wexfordsta@gmail.com

Registration 22-7-18 from 10-12pm at KMH Hall, Kilmuckridge

30th July

Kilmore Swim and Water Safety Week

Kilmore Quay Beach

Emer Doyle

087 7951320

Fethard Water Safety

Fethard Dock & Baginbun Beach

wexfordwsac1@gmail.com

Registration 30th July at 10am in the GAA Grounds

Bunclody Water Safety Week

Bunclody Swimming Pool

Pre-Registration  to be completed in advance

6th August

Curracloe Swim and Water Safety Week

Curracloe Beach

wexfordwsac1@gmail.com

Registration 5th August @ 6pm at the Winning Post Curracloe

7th August New Ross Water Safety Week The Apex 

 Sarah Ryan

087 6312093

14th August

Beach lifeguard/Pool Lifeguard

Wexford Swimming Pool

Anne Ryan

wexfordwsac1@gmail.com

14th August

Water Safety

Wexford Swimming Pool

9.30am - 1.30pm

Nicky Murphy

wexfordwsac1@gmail.com


2018 Instructor Refresher Courses

A Instructor Refresher Course will be held on Friday 25th May in the Talbot Hotel, Wexford, starting at 6.30pm

On the night we will be running a Code of Ethics course, along with covering the new changes to the BLS syllabus which includes AED in BLS 1. We will also be covering breaks, releases and other materials from the Water Safety Syllabus. 

A second Instructor refresher will be held on Sunday July 8th, at 10am in the Amber Springs Hotel, Gorey

All IWS instructors, trainee instructors, potential instructors, swim teachers, SLS helpers and coaches must complete a code of ethics course every 2 years.

If you would like to attend either courses please email wexfordwsac1@gmail.com to confirm your attendance. 


Code of Ethics 2018

A Code of Ethics course will run in the Amber Springs Hotel, on Wed 25th April at 7pm.

If you would like to attend please email wwsmembership@gmail.com or text 0872871670 to book your place. 

All IWS instructors, trainee instructors, potential instructors, swim teachers, SLS helpers and coaches must complete a code of ethics course every 2 years.


Instructors Award

Applications are open for 1st and 2nd Stage Instructors.

Classes will run from Monday 26th March to Friday 30th March 2018. From 9am to 1pm Daily.

Prerequisite for 1st Stage Instructor: Minimum age 17 and IWS Rescue 2.

Closing date:Saturday 10th March

Please email Mary O'Leary (Course Tutor) at wexfordsta@gmail.com


Summer Programme 2017

3rdJuly

Primary Teachers Course

WexfordSwimming Pool

Co Centre 053-9239100

10th July

Rosslare Swim and Water Safety Week

Rosslare Beach

Elizabeth Callaghan        

      087 2470493

Carne Swim and Water Safety Week

Carne Beach

Sinead Sinnott 087 6559323

11th July

Courtown Swim Week

Courtown Beach

Lynn Travers 0863480100

17th July

Courtown Water Safety

Courtown Harbour

Nikki Dowdall 086 8173977

Fethard Water Safety Week

Fethard Dock & Baginbun Beach

Ann Carroll 087 7759122

24th July

Cahore Water Safety Week

Cahore Pier

Lyn Travers 086 3480100

Tinaberna Swim Week

Tinaberna Beach

Kathleen O’Connor

087 6185423

Kilmore Swim and Water Safety Week

Kilmore Quay Beach

Emer Doyle 087 7951320

31st July

Bunclody Water Safety Week

Bunclody Swimming Pool

Jillian Markey 085 7699645

7th August

Curracloe Swim and Water Safety Week

Curracloe Beach

Ruairi Farrell

curracloeswimweek@gmail.com

8th August

New Ross Water Safety Week

Apex Swimming Pool New Ross

Sarah Ryan 0876312093

14th August

Beachlifguard/Pool Lifeguard

Wexford Swimming Pool

Ann Ryan

Ryan.anne2@gmail.com


Pool Lifeguard Course

A Pool lifeguard (level 2) course will be run from the 18th to the 21st April, 2017 at Ferrybank, Wexford.

Prerequisites:

                     - IWS Rescue 2 or equivalent 

                      - Minimum of 16 years 

                      - 100% attendance is required

Cost: €225, non-refundable deposit of €65 (cheque/postal order made payable to Wexford Water Safety) on application to secure your place.

Application: Copy of Rescue 2 cert, and €65 deposit.

Email: ryan.anne2@gmail.com

Closing Date: 3rd April, 2017


Beach Lifeguard Course

A beach lifeguard course will be run from the 18th to the 22nd April, 2017 at Ferrybank, Wexford.

Prerequisites:

                     - IWS Rescue 3 or equivalent 

                      - Minimum of 16 years 

                      - 100% attendance is required

Cost: €225, non-refundable deposit of €65 (cheque/postal order made payable to Wexford Water Safety) on application to secure your place.

Application: Copy of Rescue 3 cert, and €65 deposit.

Email: ryan.anne2@gmail.com

Closing Date: 3rd April, 2017


Deep Water Pool Lifeguard Course, Jan 2017

Wexford Water Safety will be offering a Deep Water Pool Lifeguard Award from January 3rd to 6th. Times tbc.

Prerequisite: Minimum of IWS Rescue 2 or Equivalent.

Cost: €225, €65 non refundable deposit on application. 

For more information or to book your place on this course email: ryan.anne2@gmail.com

Closing date: 12th December 2016. 

This course is subject to minimum numbers. 



    

    

Site Map