Lifesaver @ My School (7-12)
Bring a Lifesaver to your school and give your students the opportunity to learn about beach and ocean safety in their own classroom and backyard.
Curriculum Linked - Stage-based - Interactive - Scenario Based - Facilitated Discussion
Our sessions are very interactive!
During this FREE, 45-90 minute session our experienced lifesavers will engage your students as we wander through the day of a Lifesaver and some challenging beach and ocean safety relevant situations.
What will your students learn about and engage in?
Putting up the flags
Performing a rescue
Patrolling the beach
Helping the community
Staying fit & active
Surf Life Saving equipment
What will your students learn about beach safety?
- F – Find the red and yellow flags and swim between them
- L – Look for and read the safety signs
- A – Ask a lifeguard or lifesaver for safety advice
- G – Go swimming with an adult
- S – Signal for help if you get into trouble in the water
- Dangers of rip currents
- Understanding your own limits and abilities in the water
- Making safe decisions and dealing with challenging situations
- Identifying and minimising risk taking behaviours (Inlcuding drug and alcohol use related scenarios for years 10-12)
- What to do in an emergency situation
What will teachers receive?
- Free scenario and problem based learning worksheets
- Content outlines and overview
- Curriculum aligned, stage based, unit outlines
- On-line pre and post quiz
- In depth learning and student engagement
- Opportunities for your students to ask lots of questions and talk to our lifesavers
Interested in bringing a Lifesaver to your school or want to know more?
Complete this form and we will be in touch with you shortly.
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