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Young Aquatic Organiser Award

Below you will find all the information you need to run the ASA’s Young Aquatic Organiser Award. You will need a user name and password to access the secure areas. Simply follow the instructions on the page.

Welcome to the ASA Young Aquatic Organiser Award (YAOA) page. Here you will find a range of resources to help you run the award.

It is is targeted at 14-18 year olds who are developing their leadership and coaching skills and who wish to become involved in the administration, teaching, coaching and/or officiating of aquatic activities.

It aims to:

  • Give young people an insight into the organisation of the ASA and clubs that fall within its jurisdiction
  • Equip candidates with the skills to help plan, deliver and evaluate the running of an aquatic event
  • Give candidates the opportunity to volunteer within an ASA accredited Swim 21 club
  • Encourage candidates to develop their skills within aquatic sports

It is also an ideal bolt on award for young people following vocational sport awards at school or college.

Click here to access the syllabus for the YAOA
Click here for YAOA frequently asked questions
Click here for Swim21 club guidance
Click here for organiser information
Click here to access the secure area for YAOA Presenter information


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