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This section provides full details of all of the qualifications accredited by the ASA including Teaching Aquatics, Coaching Diving, Coaching Swimming, Coaching Synchronised Swimming and Coaching Water Polo.

If you require further information on any courses then please go to www.theiosonline.com

These qualifications have been developed by the ASA to meet QCF standards and currently range from Levels 1-2, please also find details of the UKCC Level 3 Programme for Coaching Swimming and the National Curriculum Training Programme.

As of May 2012 the IOS have updated their process for booking onto  Level 3 Coaching courses .  Please click the link below to access the IOS booking system.

Level 3 Course Booking

Please click here to view the pre-requisites for the below UKCC qualifications.

ASA UKCC Level 1 Award for Teaching Aquatics
ASA UKCC Level 1 Award for Coaching Swimming
ASA UKCC Level 1 Award for Coaching Water Polo
ASA UKCC Level 1 Award for Coaching Synchronised Swimming
ASA UKCC Level 1 Award for Coaching Diving
           
ASA UKCC Level 2 Certificate for Teaching Aquatics
ASA UKCC Level 2 Certificate for Coaching Swimming
ASA UKCC Level 2 Certificate for Coaching Water Polo
ASA UKCC Level 2 Certificate for Coaching Synchronised Swimming
ASA UKCC Level 2 Certificate for Coaching Diving

ASA UKCC Level 3 Coaching Swimming
ASA UKCC Level 3 Coaching Water Polo
ASA UKCC Level 3 Coaching Diving
ASA UKCC Level 3 Coaching Synchronised Swimming

National Curriculum Training Programme (NCTP) Module 1 & 2