A: As of July 1 2016 all candidates, aqua instructors and teachers are required to submit a working with children check (WWCC) when renewing their AUSTSWIM Licence.
You will need to apply for a working with children check whilst undertaking the AUSTSWIM course. Many aquatic facilities will require you to provide your WWCC when commencing your practical teaching hours.
Your AUSTSWIM teacher licence will not be issued without a current working with children check.
More information about your states WWCC information click here