Go Swimming has everything you need to know about swimming. If you are a parent, a non swimmer or just want to improve your technique this is the section for you.

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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To secure jobs and progress in your aquatics career you will need industry accepted qualifications. Below is a list of those the employer is seeking for the position you are interested in.

I don’t have them all

Send in your application but the employer may not accept it if you are not fully qualified. Make sure you don’t miss out on future opportunities. Click the links below to visit training providers such as the IoS, the UK’s leading aquatics training provider, and learn how you can start studying today for this qualification to secure your dream job.

Relevant qualifications