20LC 07 011 - No Splashing - Teaching Water Safety in Primary Classroom

The overall aim of this course is to support the teaching of water safety as part of the Strand Myself, Strand Unit Safety and Protection (Personal Safety) in the SPHE programme. It aims to increase teachers’ knowledge and awareness of water safety at sea, on inland waterways, on the farm, in swimming pools and at home, through the use of factual information and local evidence of water safety incidents. Teachers will explore lesson content exemplars and teaching methodologies and provide a variety of resources suitable for teaching and discussing water safety. Learn how water safety lessons can be evaluated and assessed and how it may be situated within the context of the school self-evaluation process. The course will also enable teachers to enhance their awareness of their own safety when in, on and near water.

Course Details

Course Date 01-07-2020 9:00 am
Course End Date 14-08-2020 5:00 pm
Registration Start Date 22-06-2020
Cost To be paid to Mayo Education Centre
Location Online

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