Water Safety Policy

Policy Rationale

MakerDojo acknowledges that water-based activities may involve some risks. This policy outlines clear guidelines, expectations and commitments to all staff and parents/guardians regarding water safety.  

Procedures

MakerDojo will not conduct any pool-based activities. Where water-based activities occur outside of a pool environment, a qualified staff member will complete a Risk Assessment of the activity and the environment. 

References
  • ACECQA National Quality Framework Resource Kit (2012)  
  • Quality Area 2 – Children’s health and safety Education and Care Services National Regulations (2011) R 25(1)(c) for venues with pools.  
  • Education and Care Services National Law Act (2010) S 165, S 167  
Version control date: March 2021 | To be reviewed: December 2021