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Learner to independently splash hands on the surface of the water.
(The adult should hold the learner close to them at first and then at arm's length. The learner should be facing away from the adult).
Whilst fully supporting the learner, the adult rotates in an upright position through 360 degrees. As the adult and learner gain confidence, the learner should m...
Learner to comfortably lie on the back, fully supported by an adult using a cheek-to-cheek, shoulder support or yoke hold. Once fully supported the adult will move backwards in the water supporting the learner to maintain a streamlined position.
Supporting adult to wash or splash water on the learner's face, either scooping the water using the hand, or trickling the water over the face using equipment such as a watering can, cup or bucket.