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In British Swimming you will find information about the world of high performance sport, including the disciplines of Swimming, Diving, Synchronised Swimming, Water Polo and Para-Swimming.
The ASA is the governing body for the sport in England. In this section you will find all you need to know about joining a club or competing in England and becoming a swimming teacher or coach.
The IoS delivers the ASA’s courses and is a member organisation. Whether you are a teacher, coach, employer or club you will find everything you need to know about qualifications or educating your workforce.
This qualification is aimed at those interested in supporting the teaching programme in a learn to swim environment utilising the British Gas ASA Learn to Swim Framework (or equivalent scheme).
Once qualified the holder of the ASA Level 1 Award for Teaching Aquatics (QCF) will be equipped to actively support a more senior qualified / licensed Aquatic teacher at any level, in the delivery of a pre-prepared session. This person will have an understanding of the aquatic environment and a basic understanding of appropriate corrections to common aquatic faults.
All bookings for the Institute of Swimming need to be completed online via IoS online
Learners must be 16 years of age by the end of the course.