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Autism Swim at La Trobe University (Autism Swim approved members only)

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Sports Pavillion La Trobe University Bundoora Victoria

La Trobe University

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Bundoora, VIC 3086

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This workshop at La Trobe University Bundoora is a follow up for Autism Swim approved swim instructors and aquatic therapists.

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The Victorian Government is proud to present an Autism Swim workshop series and follow up to Autism Swim online training for Autism Swim approved swim instructors and aquatic therapists.

Please register using the same name and email address as your Autism Swim certification so your certification status can be validated.

Not an Autism Swim approved swim instructor or aquatic therapist?

Victorians can jump on in and complete the online training and receive a 12-month membership for $100. You will need to complete the online training component ahead of the workshop date. There are only 150 of the 400 scholarships available so get in early.

Go to: Victorian Autism Swim Scholarship for $100

Cost

The cost to attend that forum is $20 (catering cost recovery)

Swim instructors and aquatic therapists employed by the venue partners; La Trobe University, Ballarat Aquatic and Leisure Centre, Victoria University and Melbourne Sports Centres, Monash University can attend the workshop of their choice for free. Please contact your manager who will submit a list of staff and their preferred workshop to Shawn Stevenson at Sport and Recreation Victoria.

Location

Sports Pavillion, La Trobe University Bundoora

(Other forums include Lakeside Stadium 21 Jan 2020, Victoria University 22 Jan 2020 and potentially Ballarat 26 March 2020).

The presenter: Erika Gleeson, Founder of Autism Swim

Erika Gleeson (GC. Autism Studies. BA. Behavioural Science and Communications) is the Founder and Clinical Director of Autism Swim (www.autismswim.com.au).

Autism Swim is the only certification body in the world specific to autism and aquatics, and is now operating across 11 countries.

Erika is also a Senior Behaviour Specialist for those with other autism and other abilities, having worked for over a decade supporting those who have complex behavioural challenges.

The workshop

9:30 – 10: registration with morning tea & coffee

10-11: Bring your question and comments from the online learning module: digest and discuss

11-11:30: Networking break

11:30 - 12:30: Sensory considerations

12:30-1:15: Networking lunch

1:15-2:15: Positive behaviour supports and using positive reinforcement

2:15-2:30 – Networking break

2:30 - 3:30: Social stories followed by open floor for questions, module and forum feedback

Questions or comments?

Shawn Stevenson, Sport and Recreation Victoria

03 9096 9871

Shawn.Stevenson@sport.vic.gov.au

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Sports Pavillion La Trobe University Bundoora Victoria

La Trobe University

Sports Pavillion

Bundoora, VIC 3086

Australia

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Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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