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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.

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Training and Licensing

All you need to know about licensing and training within swimming and all other aquatic disciplines.

Workforce Support Services

The workforce support team has been created solely for the purpose of providing support guidance and training for all educators, teachers and coaches within swimming and all other aquatic disciplines. Their aim is to develop, co-ordinate and manage the provision of workforce improvement which includes licensing, tutor training and standardisation to ensure the high quality delivery of all ASA qualifications. The team works closely with relevant departments across the ASA to provide an efficient and responsive service for all educators.

Tutor Training

If you are interested in becoming part of the ASA Educator Workforce please contact us:

Contact the Workforce Support Team
Tele: 01509 640 462
Email: Workforcesupport@swimming.org

Further details of the ASA Educator Workforce can be found by clicking here.


  • Click here for information on becoming licensed as a tutor, tutor/assessor, assessor, overseas tutor, trainee tutor or presenter.
  • Click here for information on becoming licensed or to renew your licence as a teacher/coach.

Educator Training and Development

Click here for information on ASA Educator Workforce Training

ASA Educator Conference

The ASA Educator Conference will be running on the 17 October 2014 at Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel. The conference will be hosted by the ASA Workforce Support Services and ASA Awarding Body teams.

The cost of the conference is £80 (this includes the parking, lunch and refreshments). A range of workshops have been carefully selected, in line with educator requests to both support your role and enhance your delivery/assessment.

To book your place at this year’s conference and select your preferred workshops, please click below.

Closing date for bookings is 3 October 2014.

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