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ASA Swimming Assistant (Coaching)

L1- Competitive Swimming
  • Sport
    Coaching Swimming
  • Start Date
    15.05.2017
  • Closing date for applications
    8.05.2017
  • Tutors
    Michael Gallagher,GLL College
  • Available Places
    1
  • Price
    £390.00
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.

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Course Dates and Times: 

Course Dates: 

Monday 15th of May 2017 

Tuesday 16th of May 2017 

Wednesday 17th of May 2017 

Thursday 18th of May 2017 

Course Times: 

1pm - 8pm Each day 

*Please note that any bookings made after the 01.05.2017 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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This certificate is endorsed by Swim England. All Coaching Certificates are awarded electronically, via an ecertificate 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.

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 does not provide units for any qualifications.

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Location

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Venue
GLL College - London Aquatic Centre
Address
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park E20 2ZQ
Region
London

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