Erika Gleeson of Autism Swim looks at how swimming lessons can help mitigate the leading cause of death among children with autism spectrum disorder – death by drowning – which accounts for an astounding 90 per cent of deaths.
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The 2017-18 Federal Budget has given apprenticeships a boost thanks in part to a levy on skilled migrant visas.
SPASA Victoria fears the Regulatory Impact Assessment (RIA) due out tomorrow will not show a sufficient commitment to safety.
The standard controlling fencing and other barriers around swimming pools, AS 1926.1, is being revised and SPASA Australia wants members of the industry to take an active interest in this important standard.
One downside of expansive, open plan indoor aquatic centres can be excessive noise – which is not only annoying but can also be a health issue.
As part of the Australian Women’s Leadership Symposium series, AIS CEO, Elena Gosse will speak at the Brisbane Convention Centre on Friday 19th May from 11:10am to 12:40pm.
What would you do if your community gave up on your child?
The Australian Swim Schools Association (ASSA) and the United States Swim Schools Association (USSSA) have come together to provide to global initiatives.
The Swimming Pool & Spa Association of Australia (SPASA) has announced a collaborative affiliation with the Association of Pool & Spa Professionals (APSP).
In her findings into the drowning death of a two-year-old toddler, Victorian coroner Audrey Jamieson has recommended a series of reforms including mandatory pool inspections and pool safety certificates.
The printed edition of SPLASH! 111 is out now. Among the many features it includes are stories on robotic pool cleaners and surf rides, as well as hydraulics, pool treatment, noisy aquatic centres, and all the latest news and most exciting new products.
Lachlan Shire Council is seeking Tenders from suitably qualified persons for the Operation of the Condobolin Swimming Pool and for the Operation of the Lake Cargelligo Swimming Pool.
The swimming pool industry is in shock following the death of Ben Beale, executive director of Perth-based fiberglass pool manufacturer Aquatic Leisure Technologies (ALT).
Narellan Pools has added to its traditional recruitment strategy focussing on pool builders and landscapers, by now also recruiting experienced business people from outside the industry.
Here are three pool and aquatic tenders from local councils for construction, refurbishment and management of swimming pools, with close dates in April 2017.
Aqua Technics has named dual Olympian Blair Evans as their new ambassador to help promote their alliance with Swimming WA.