PLC Aquatic Club
The PLC Aquatic Club was formed in 2000 to provide PLC students and members of the wider community with ongoing training and opportunities to participate competitively in the disciplines of Swimming, Diving and Synchronised Swimming. The Club currently has representatives in those disciplines at State and National level.
Club Membership is a requirement for all College and community participants who train in swimming (beginner and advanced squads), diving and synchronised swimming squads.
The benefits of Club membership are:-
- regular supervised/structured training sessions
- club competitions/district and other official competitions
- social functions/ meet new friends
- improved health, fitness and well being
- develop and improve skills/techniques
Damien Gogoll - Head Coach
Jeff Disken - Swimming Coach
Christina Eberhard - Swimming Coach
Stephanie Taylor - Swimming Coach
Eria Leal – Head Synchro. Coach
Prateeti Sabhlok – Synchro. Coach
Leonie Blackwell – Synchro. Coach
Maddie Voumard – Synchro. Coach
Rohan Blake - Head Dive Coach
Georgie Tobias - Dive coach
Robert Walker - Dive coach
Arabella Aldous Urwin - Dive Coach
2012/13 Club Captains
Swim Captain: Kai-Xing Goh
Junior Swim Captain: Siobhan Chan
Synchronized Swim Captain:
2012/13 Club Committee
President: Mark Moon
Vice President: Ken Liow
Secretary: Richard Boyce
Treasurer: Shelly hawkins
Swip Rep: Damian Gogoll
Dive Rep: Rohan Blake
Synchro Rep: Erika Leal
Management Rep: Shelly Hawkins
PLC Aquatic Club Constitution
Learn to Swim and Water Safety Classes
The PLC Aquatic Centre provides quality Learn To Swim and water safety lessons for a range of abilities; from infants to adults, beginner to squad level. Our staff are highly qualified, experienced and committed to providing a program that encompasses water familiarisation, water safety, survival techniques, deep water experience, stroke development, fitness and fun. Classes are conducted in the Learner’s Pool (0.5m – 1.0m depth), in the 25m Pool (1.2m – 1.8m depth) and in the Dive Pool (3.8m deep).
Lessons are held at the centre on Monday, Thursday and Friday afternoons, 3:45pm – 6:45pm and Saturday mornings, 8 am –11:30am for children 3+ years of age. Our Infant/Toddler program is held on Saturday afternoons 11.30am and 12 noon and 12:30pm, which includes parent/carer involvement. Lessons are of 30-minute duration and Terms usually have 8 lessons.
Please refer to Learn To Swim and Water Safety Information and applications downloads for program dates and costs.
Holiday Programs – Learn to Swim and Water Safety (LTS & WS) and Diving 2012
July Holidays 2-6 July, 2012
September Holidays 24-28 Sept, 2012
The Learn To Swim & Water Safety is a 5-day intensive program for children 3 years and over. Lessons are of 30-minute duration and the cost is $85. Class times are 9:00, 9:30, 10:00, 10: 30, 11:00 and 11:30am.
A 5-day diving program is also available during the holidays. Lessons are 1 hour in duration and the program aims to provide an introduction to springboard diving. Class times are 9:00, 10:00 and 11:00am. This program cost is $110.
Please refer to downloads for application.
PLC Aquatic hosts AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety Courses (TSW).
Infant course (INF) and competitive strokes courses (TCS)
Course dates are as follows:
14 Jan 2012 - Infants Course
14 Jan 2012 - Competitive Strokes Course
16 & 17 Jan 2012 - Teacher of Swimming & Water Safety Course
30 June 2012 - Competitive Strokes Course
2 & 3 July 2012 - Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety Course
24-25 Sept 2012 - Teacher of Swimming & Water Safety Course
15 Sept 2012 - Infants Course
1 & 8 Dec 2012 - Teacher of Swimming & Water Safety Course
1 Dec 2012 - Competitive Strokes Course
Bookings are to be made online through the Austswim website: www.austswim.com.au
PLC Aquatic is a Life Saving Victoria Licensed Course provider.
The following LSV courses and re-qualifications are held regularly throughout the year:
Senior First Aid Level 2, updates
Please contact the aquatic centre for dates and information on 9808 0277.
Aquatic Centre patrons may park in:
- the senior school parking area, entry is via Gate 4 in Parer St
- If medical symptoms of any gastrointestinal infection are known or suspected, please do not attend lesson
- Use toilets and showers before using the swimming pool
- Papillomas or other infectious sites must be treated and covered prior to pool entry
Children 10 years and under, in the learn to Swim Program, holiday and after school club programs, are not permitted entry into the pool unless supervised at all times by a parent or carer (sixteen years or older)
Tel: (03) 9808 0277
Fax: (03) 9889 8368