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Swim England Swimming Assistant (Coaching)

L1- Competitive Swimming
  • Sport
    Coaching Swimming
  • Start Date
    31.03.2017
  • Closing date for applications
    29.03.2017
  • Tutors
    Penny John-Pearse,Katie Genan
  • Available Places
    1
  • Price
    £370.00
Prerequisites

You must be at least 16 years of age at the start of the course.

You must be 16 years of age at the start of the course.

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification although we strongly recommend that you have a minimum of 6 months poolside experience working alongside a Coach (or have a Swimming Teacher qualification).

You will be asked to provide formal photographic identification on the first day of your course. Click herefor more information.

Units

Swim England Swimming Assistant (Coaching)

Details

Course dates and times;

31st March (5.30pm – 8.30pm)

1st April (7.00am – 4.00pm)

7th April (5.30pm – 8.30pm)

8th April (7.00am – 4.00pm)

21st April (5.30pm – 8.30pm)

22nd April (7.00am – 4.00pm)

Please note bookings made after 16.03.2017 will include a £20 late booking fee.

Description

The Swim England Swimming Assistant (Coaching) course is designed to provide you with an introduction to the knowledge, skills and understanding of the safe and ethical principles for effective coaching practices in swimming

This course is for anyone who wants to take the first step to becoming a swimming coach or interested in supporting a coach in a club environment.

As an aspiring coach, this course will equip you with the knowledge and tools to actively support a more experienced Swim England Swimming Coach in the delivery of a pre-prepared training session. 

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All coaching certificates are awarded electronically, via an e-certificate and through a third party organisation who are registered under the Data Protection Act 1998 and are accredited to both ISO 9001 (Quality Standard) and ISO 27001 (Information Security). If you require a hard copy of your certificate you can apply for this following receipt of your e-certificate.

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Assessment

The purpose of assessment is to ensure that effective learning has taken place. In order to achieve this certificate you will be expected to complete a series of assessment tasks approved by Swim England including:

  • Theoretical questions
  • Observation of practical tasks on course
  • Completion of a review record
Recommended Reading

For the recommended reading list for this, please visit Wavepower 20106-19: The ASA Child Safeguarding Policy and Procedures.

Further study

If you are successful in completing this course, you are eligible to seek supporting coach roles through employment or volunteering opportunities. You should look to develop your learning and knowledge of this discipline by working with other more senior qualified, experienced, licensed coaches.

Your personal development options include:-

  • To undertake some of the professional development seminars offered by the IoS
  • To undertake the Swim England Swimming Coach course
Course Syllabus
Resources

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Qualifications

This course provides all units for the following qualification:

Swim England Swimming Assistant (Coaching)

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Location

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Venue
Western Leisure Centre - Cardiff
Address
Caerau Lane CF5 5HJ
Region
Wales

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