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Traditional Lessons or Survival Swim?

July 13, 2017

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Traditional Lessons or Survival Swim?

The Choice Between Traditional Lessons or Survival Swim For Drowning Prevention What if toddler and child drownings could be reduced to zero? It IS possible! But … *  Not due to mandatory pool fences as determined little ones have been known to scale a fence in less than a minute; […]

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The Facts About Non Fatal Drowning

May 29, 2017

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The Facts About Non Fatal Drowning

Non-Fatal Drowning (Previously known as dry drowning, secondary drowning, near drowning or delayed drowning) There is a lot of misunderstanding about child drowning, and various drowning terms. Much of this is fuelled by the media – quick to circulate stories about “dry drowning” that scare parents unnecessarily, but do not […]

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(PDF) CPR for Children

(PDF) CPR for Children

CPR Guide for Children Waterwise Parents & Caregivers, Every person who ever looks after your child should know how to perform CPR in an emergency.  Please refer to our handy guide and print it for quick reference. View / Download

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(PDF) CPR Guide

(PDF) CPR Guide

CPR Guide Waterwise families, Please ensure every person in your household knows at least the basics of CPR – DRSABCD.  Download our quick and handy guide today. View / Download

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(PDF) CPR Guide for Infants

(PDF) CPR Guide for Infants

CPR for infants 0-12 months Parents & Caregivers, Would you know how to perform CPR in an emergency?  Please ensure every person who looks after your baby knows what to do if they need to.  Our handy guide can be printed and left in a visible place in your car, […]

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The Truth About Survival Swim

December 16, 2016

Blog Splash, Swim Talk

The Truth About Survival Swim

The Truth About Survival Swim Survival swim is an amazing program that teaches babies and young children to be safe in water in weeks.  What is the point of swimming lessons when they don’t give children skills they could use if they accidentally ended up in water? Most swim programs […]

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Is It Possible That Fences Give Families a False Sense of Security?

December 14, 2016

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Is It Possible That Fences Give Families a False Sense of Security?

Is it possible that pool fences make families complacent? It occurred to me this week that children are continuing to drown on a far too regular basis and in spite of mandatory pool fences around pools across the country. Is it possible that parents trust a pool fence to keep […]

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Testimonial: Lynn Viljoen

December 9, 2016

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Testimonial: Lynn Viljoen

Watch baby Callyn go in this Survival Swim video of him showing off what he has learned at Waterwise Swim School, CLICK HERE. Did You Know? Did you know that at Water Wise Perth, we are 100% committed to drowning prevention, and in fact, this philosophy governs all that we do and […]

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[VIDEO] Survival Swim (2 year old toddler)

December 9, 2016

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[VIDEO] Survival Swim (2 year old toddler)

Callyn – 2 years oldSurvival Swim in Action – Drowning Prevention Method Every two year old deserves to be this competent and confident in the water.  Our children get skilled in weeks, not years! You can find out more about our Survival Swim Programs across Perth, CLICK HERE,

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Survival Stories: Keegan

November 16, 2016

Blog Splash, Survival Stories

Survival Stories: Keegan

A few months ago my 2 year old son was found floating in our pool. It happened in a matter of seconds. I thought he was with my mom and she thought he was with me. Little did we both know, he had made his way to our pool area […]

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