Any activities that take place in or near water require thorough supervision. The ratio of leaders to participants will vary according to the situation, activity, participant skill and safety concerns.

Information about individual participant's requirements with regard to water activities will be included on the participant information form. Be aware of these and ensure that they are adhered to. Life jackets must be worn on all watercraft.

For further information on staff: student ratios and more about education programs around water safety see the following links:

http://www.lifesavingvictoria.com.au/www/html/1693-open-water-learning-experience.asp?intSiteID=1

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/Pages/default.aspx

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