Qualifications & Licensing for Officials
England, Scotland and Wales are in alignment over the training of swimming officials. This means training is standardised across the UK.
England, Scotland and Wales have been working towards common standards in the education and training of all swimming officials and all three Home Countries now use FINA Technical Rules.
Swimming Officials license demonstrates your competence as an official and helps the ASA to ensure the sport of swimming benefits from the highest possible standards.
Administered by the Institute of Swimming (IOS), the Swimming Official License scheme helps demonstrate that officials have undertaken education or training to ensure they are up to date with their knowledge.