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Summer Programme 2019

Date Course Venue Location Contact Registration

2ndJuly

Primary Teachers Course

Wexford Swimming Pool

Co Wexford Education Centre

053-9239100

8th July

Rosslare

Swim and

Water Safety Week

(Safety 1-4)

Rosslare Beach

Elizabeth Callaghan        

       087 2470493

TBC

Carne  Swim 

and Water Safety (Safety 1-4)

Carne Beach

Sinead Sinnott

087 6559323

TBC

15th July

Courtown Water Safety

Courtown Harbour

Nikki Dowdall

086 8173977

14th July @ 3pm at the RNLI Boathouse.

22nd July 

Cahore Water Safety

Cahore Pier

Lynn Travers

 086 3480100

21st July @ 3pm on Cahore Pier

Tinnabearna Swim Week Tinnabearna Beach

wexfordsta@gmail.com

21st July from 10am-12pm at KMH Hall
Kilmore Swim Kilmore Quay Beach

Emer Doyle

087 7951320

TBC
Fethard Water Safety Fethard Dock & Baginbun Beach wexfordwsac@gmail.com TBC

5th August

Bunclody Water Safety Week

Bunclody Swimming Pool

Jillian Markey

Curracloe Swim and Water Safety Week

Curracloe Beach

curracloeswimweek@gmail.com

4th August @ 6pm at the Winning Post Curracloe
6th August New Ross Water Safety Week The Apex 

 Sarah Ryan

087 6312093

19th August

Beach Lifeguard Course

Wexford Swimming Pool

Mary O'Leary

wexfordsta@gmail.com

Water Safety

Wexford Swimming Pool

Nicky Murphy

087 6545216

wexfordwsac@gmail.com

TBC


Beach Lifeguard Reval Course, Easter 2019

There will be a Beach Lifeguard reval course on Sunday 21st April at 11am. 

For more information or to register email wexfordsta@gmail.com


Pool Lifeguard Course, Easter 2019

There will be a Pool Lifeguard course run for 5 days over Easter (15th-19th March)

Prerequisites:

- IWS Rescue 2  and BLS 3 or equivalent.

- Minimum age of 16 years.

- Candidates must have satisfactory attendance.

- Course fee payable before course start date.

Please email us with your information and certificate last attained.


Assistant Swim Teacher Course, January 2019

An Assistant Swim Teacher Course will run in Ferrybank Swimming Pool from Friday 11th January 2019 to Friday 29th March. The course will run from 6pm - 9pm for 10 weeks. 

Prerequisites:

- Swimming Teachers Life Saving Award or IWS Safety 4 or equivalent.

- Minimum age of 16 years.

- Candidates must have satisfactory attendance.

- Course fee of €120 payable at Registration on Friday 11th January 2019.

Please email Completed Application form (see below) to wexfordsta@gmail.com on or before Friday 28th December 2018. 

 


Assistant Swim Teacher Course

An Assistant Swim Teacher Course will run in Ferrybank Swimming Pool from Friday 7th September 2018. The course will run from 6pm - 9pm for 10 weeks. 

Prerequisites:

- Swimming Teachers Life Saving Award or IWS Safety 4 or equivalent.

- Minimum age of 16 years.

- Candidates must have satisfactory attendance.

- Course fee of €120 payable at Registration on Friday 7th September 2018.

Please email Completed Application form (see below) to wexfordsta@gmail.com on or before Friday 24th August 2018. 

 


Summer Programme 2018

Date Course Venue Location Contact Registration

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

8th July at 5.30pm at the Water Sports Centre

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

15th July @ 3pm at the RNLI Boathouse.

23rd July 

Cahore Water Safety

Cahore Pier

Lynn Travers 086 3480100

22nd July @ 3pm on Cahore Pier

Tinnabearna Swim Week Tinnabearna Beach

Anne McCreary

087 4161042

wexfordsta@gmail.com

Registration 22nd July  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

29th July from 5.30-6.30  in the GAA Grounds

Bunclody Water Safety Week

Bunclody Swimming Pool

Pre-Registration  to be completed in advance

Fully Booked

6th August

Curracloe Swim and Water Safety Week

Curracloe Beach

wexfordwsac1@gmail.com

 5th August @ 6pm at the Winning Post Curracloe
7th August New Ross Water Safety Week The Apex 

 Sarah Ryan

087 6312093

7th August

13th August

Beach lifeguard/Pool Lifeguard

Wexford Swimming Pool

Anne Ryan

3pm-8pm

wexfordwsac1@gmail.com

13th August

Water Safety

Wexford Swimming Pool

9.30am - 1.30pm

Nicky Murphy

wexfordwsac1@gmail.com

12th August @6pm

Ferrybank Swimming Pool


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


    

    

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