This unit describes the knowledge and skills required to identify the ways in which swimming skills are applied in an occupational context and to use one or more swimming strokes to swim a minimum of 100 metres.

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Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills: - agree and confirm own requirements; - identify safety requirements; - clarify and follow instructions; - identify own level of swimming skill; - undertake any required practice sessions agreed in program, and; - review own progress and seek assistance when required.Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - safety requirements when undertaking a swimming program.

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