Dromana Bay LSC runs an 8 week Nippers program each summer. Our emphasis is on teaching water safety skills in a fun environment.
First Session: Saturday 4th January, 2020
Final Session: Saturday 22nd February 2020
** If a session is cancelled due to inclement weather or other circumstances an additional session will be run on Saturday 29th February 2020.**
Time: Arrive at 8.45am for 9.00am start. Nippers sessions run for 2.5 hours
Location: On the beach directly in front of the Life Saving Club.
Information Evening: 29th October 7.30pm at Dromana Bay Life Saving Club
Current Members Registration Day: Saturday 26th October 2019 9.30am - 1pm
New Members Registration Day: Saturday 9th November 2019 9.30am - 1pm
$200 Family (2 Adults, 2 Children)
$150 Single (1 Adult and 1 Child)
**PLEASE NOTE: PAYING FOR A MEMBERSHIP DOES NOT AUTOMATICALLY GUARANTEE YOUR CHILD A SPOT IN NIPPERS AND YOU WILL NEED TO ATTEND EITHER REGISTRATION DAY IN PERSON.**
All junior members must have a parent or guardian that is a financial member of the club.
All members over 18 years of age are required to hold a Working With Children Check.
For any further information or enquiries please email firstname.lastname@example.org
DBLSC requires the parents of its Nippers students to be active participants, and prepared for the season. In the section below you will find some useful documents.
Parents can volunteer on the beach as Age Group Managers - leading the children to different activities, managing roll call and helping to make sure the children get to safely participate. You can find details on the age managers online course in this PDF document. Please click the link to download.
SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE
Dromana Bay LSC is committed to the Safeguarding of Children and Young People (SCYP) and acknowledges a safeguarding organisation doesn’t just happen; it requires conscious action to protect children from harm.
It is imperative that we provide a safe and supportive environment for children and young people, that focus’ on fun, education and building the confidence of our people through positive learning and development.
DBLSC’s core values include being open, welcome and inclusive and building stronger and safer communities for everyone. DBLSC empowers and expects all members to create and maintain a safe culture for children and young people.
DBLSC is committed to reducing the risks of abuse and harm to children and young people, and will ensure all members understand and adhere to the SCYP Policy and Procedure, relevant legislation, and statutory requirements.
OUR COMMITMENT TO CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE
We are committed to the safety and well being of all children and young people who access any of our activities, programs and events
We are committed to providing children and young people with positive and nurturing experiences
We commit to supporting families and communities to promote children and young people’s healthy development and wellbeing
We will strive to ensure that children and young people are protected and are not exploited, abused or harmed during their involvement with any of our activities, programs, events or services
We will listen to children and young people and empower them by taking their view seriously and address any concerns that they raise with us