UPDATE Monday 26 April: CAPITAL WORKS. The Aquatic Centre Training Pool and Leisure Pools will be closed to December 2021. There will be no General Recreational swimming, Lap Swimming and Learn to Swim during these works.
 
COVID RESTRICTION EXTENSION: Wednesday 28 July 2021. Following today’s NSW Government stay-at-home orders announcement, our venue will close temporarily until Saturday 28 August 2021.
 
Aquatic Centre - Lap Swimming - Photography by Ashley Mackevicius

Compulsory Swim Test for Employment

Due to major capital works at the Aquatic Centre please note the following:
  • All sessions will take place in the Competition Pool at 2m depth
  • Some dates may not be available due to events

Compulsory Swim Test for Employment 

Instructions
Complete the online registration, and a staff member will confirm your request.

Monday Wednesday Friday
9.30am - 10.30am 9.30am - 10.30am  9.30am - 10.30am 
On the day of the test you will need to:

 

  • Present your drivers license or other photo identification
  • Provide a printed copy of the employer's assessment/instructions ie:

NSW Police Force Aquatic Rescue Sequence Instructions & Certificate of Aquatic Rescue Proficiency

- Virgin Australia Water Competency Assessment Form

Tigerair Cabin Crew Water Competency Assessment Form

  • A pair of light weight pants and a short sleeve shirt for the test
  • Payment of $10 to cover pool entry, assessment, certificate and this entitles to one attempt only. Further assessment attempts will require payment of an additional fee.

COVID-19 Response
In the interests of staff and customer safety, you must adhere to the following safety measures:

 

  • Register your attendance at the Aquatic Centre via QR code
  • Good hygiene and respiratory practices (ie: sneezing and coughing into elbow, no spitting, washing hands regularly, using sanitation stations regularly) at all times.
  • Maintain physical distancing of 1.5 metre distance between others at all times.
  • Adhere to room capacity limits as displayed at the entry to each room at all times.
  • Where possible shower at home before and after visiting the venue
  • Only use changerooms if necessary.
  • Follow direction from Centre staff and signage at all times.
  • Bring your own towel and use it on the equipment at all times.
  • Clean and sanitise equipment before and after use.