All about becoming a member of the ASA
Joining the ASA makes you part of a well-regulated governing body that is always developing initiatives to forward the sport and is dedicated to allowing all our members to achieve their full potential.
Because full membership is only available via an affiliated club or affiliated body, you will also benefit from a club structure offering advice and guidance on a range of issues and a club using ASA qualified teachers and coaches.
All members receive insurance cover which includes Civil Liability, Personal Accident and Legal Advice. Members of the ASA also benefit from preferential rates from a number of companies. Currently these are:
Hospital and Medical Care Association Private Medical Cover from the specialist for membership groups
Adrenaline Travel Insurance
The travel companion for individuals, groups and tours participating in sports and activities abroad.
You can only obtain full ASA membership by joining a club affiliated to The ASA (or an ASA affiliated body). You will then be asked to fill in the appropriate form. CLICK HERE to find out about membership categories. Or use our “find it” facility or call the ASA Customer Services Department on 0871 200 0928 to learn about your nearest club.
Choose the subject below and click for an answer to our frequently asked questions (FAQs)
- Associations and Affiliated Bodies
- Data Protection
- Disciplines and Events - Categories of Membership
- Electronic Submission of Membership
- International Permits
- Membership Annual Renewal
- Officials Qualification
- Registration Process
- Swim Schools
- The Criminal Record Bureau
- Medical Declaration