ERIC Number: ED077898
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
National Aquatic Conference on Professional Standards in Aquatics and Approaches to Certification (2nd, Long Beach, California, October 22-25, 1971).
American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Washington, DC.
This conference report is divided into two sections, as was the conference. The first section treats professional standards for aquatic education. Covered in detailed outlines of premises and skills are professional standards for the physical educator, the aquatic instructor, the aquatic specialist, and the aquatic administrator. The second section is devoted to approaches and criteria for certification of the aquatic educator. Included are the texts of addresses delivered at the conference, which range from skin and scuba diving through synchronized swimming and aquatic facilities management to small craft and open water activities. (JA)
Descriptors: Athletics, Facilities Management, Performance Criteria, Physical Education, Physical Fitness, Physical Recreation Programs, Standards, Swimming
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Authoring Institution: American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Washington, DC.