De La Salle Catholic College Caringbah is involved in the Catholic Schools Debating Competition (CSDA). Together with OLMC Burraneer and DLSCC Cronulla, the boys participate in this round robin competition against other Catholic schools in the Southern Region.
Debating is a highly valued and fun activity where students meet new people their own age from different schools and where they develop skills in and knowledge of:
- team-work and collaboration
- thinking on their feet
- current affairs/issues
- the structure an effective argument
- public speaking