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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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Results of the swim21 awareness Parents survey 200828th January 2010In Autumn 2008, parents were asked what they thought of the swim21 accreditation scheme.The results of the survey include 89% of parents saying that it was important or very important for their child to be involved in a club with swim21 status.
7x200m Step Test Quick Start Guide2nd February 20107x200m Step Test Quick Start Guide7x200m Step Test Quick Start Guide
7x200m Test Result Pro Forma2nd February 20107x200m Test Result Pro Forma7x200m Test Result Pro Forma
12 Competitions per year Guidance Notes2nd February 201012 Competitions per year Guidance Notes12 Competitions per year Guidance Notes
ASA Classification for Disabled Swimmers Guidance Notes2nd February 2010ASA Classification Guidance NotesASA Classification Guidance Notes
ASA swim21 Log Book2nd February 2010ASA swim21 Log BookASA swim21 Log Book
Break Point Volume2nd February 2010Break Point VolumeBreak Point Volume
Coaching Models - Guidance notes2nd February 2010Coaching Models - Guidance notesCoaching Models - Guidance notes
Disability Swimming Guidance Notes2nd February 2010Disability Swimming Guidance NotesDisability Swimming Guidance Notes
Land Training Booklet and CD Rom2nd February 2010Land Training Booklet and CD RomLand Training Booklet and CD Rom
LTAD for Diving2nd February 2010LTAD for DivingLTAD for Diving
Nutritional Info for Age Potential Performance2nd February 2010Nutritional Information for Age, Youth and Performance Level SwimmersThis document provides nutritional info for swimmers competiting at age, youth and performance levels, giving recommendations for each different level of swimmer.
Planning for age and youth swimmers2nd February 2010Planning for age and youth swimmersPlanning for age and youth swimmers
Strength and Conditioning Guidance notes2nd February 2010Strength and Conditioning Guidance notesStrength and Conditioning Guidance notes
T&C for Disability Swimming2nd February 2010T&C for Disability SwimmingT&C for Disability Swimming
A short guide to Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD)2nd February 2010Learn about Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) with our short, easily digestible guide.Scientific research has identified that it takes at least 10 years, or 10,000 hours, for talented athletes to achieve sporting excellence. There are no short cuts! Learn about Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) with our short, easily digestible guide.
ASA Licensing Application Form2nd February 2010ASA Licensing Application FormASA Licensing Application Form
swim21 Register of Qualifications and CPD Courses2nd February 2010swim21 Register of Qualifications and CPD Coursesswim21 Register of Qualifications and CPD Courses
swim21 Monitoring Sheet9th February 2010A form to help swimmers monitor their performanceThis form, produced as part of the swim21 process, helps swimmers to monitor their performance in the last month
swim21 Monitoring Form Guidance Notes9th February 2010Find out how to use the swim21 Monitoring FormFind out how to use the swim21 Monitoring Form, also available for download from the library
Training Log Front Cover10th February 2010Download your own personalised front cover Swimmers can download a front cover for the swim21 training log book (also available in the library)
Disability Discrimination Act10th February 2010Disability Discrimination ActThe ASA Disability Discrimination Act-self assessment form allows clubs to assess their accessibility, and should be read alongside the guidelines DDA Info for Clubs.
Disability Discrimination Legislation10th February 2010gives guidance on how your club can make “reasonable adjustments” to include disabled peopleOutlines the legislation and gives guidance on how your club can make “reasonable adjustments” to include disabled people.
Facility Induction Checklist10th February 2010Facility Induction ChecklistA facility induction for new volunteers will assist the club in ensuring that the safety and welfare of members is addressed. An induction checklist is an example of good practice in relation to health and safety.
swim21 Club Equity Policy Statement10th February 2010swim21 Club Equity Policy StatementClub Equity Policy Statement outlines how your club is committed to treat everyone equally within the context of their activity.
swim21 Club Membership Card10th February 2010swim21 Club Membership CardIt is proposed that swimmers carry this information themselves on their club membership cards. This could be in a plastic wallet kept in their swimming bags.
swim21 Finance Notes10th February 2010swim21 Finance NotesInformation on the financing of clubs and the handling of finances
swim21 Funding Notes10th February 2010An introductory guide for swimming clubs on sources of fundingThis information leaflet is intended as an introductory guide for swimming clubs on some tried and tested sources of funding. The swim21 Funding Notes give advice and information about where and how to secure financial support.
swim21 Membership Application10th February 2010swim21 Membership Applicationswim21 Membership Application
swim21 Workforce Role Descriptions10th February 2010Outlines roles and responsibilities of swim21 workforceOutlines roles and responsibilities of swim21 workforce including Workforce Co-ordinator, swim21 Co-ordinator, Chairperson, Welfare Officer etc.
swim21 Partnership Notes10th February 2010Lists all of the swim21 partners with descriptionsLists all of the swim21 partners with descriptions of roles including schools, pool manager, local sports council
Risk Assessment Diving Competition Events11th February 2010Risk Assessment Diving Competition EventsGuidance notes for the risk assessment of diving competitions including checklist
swim21 Simplified Appraisal Process form11th February 2010learn how to aid your teachers with their appraisal processThis form covers the appraisal for ASA Assistant Teachers/ASA Teachers on one-side of A4.
The Appraisal Form - Blank Template11th February 2010A guidance form for appraisal processThis template is a personnel assessment form covered in just one side of A4. It can be used as part of the swim21 process.
swim21 Training and Development methods11th February 2010Learn about the training and development methods available to teachers and coachesThis document outlines the training and development methods available to teachers and coaches. It can be used as part of the swim21 workforce development module.
swim21 Personal Development Plan11th February 2010Use this form to outline your personal development plan for the next 12 monthsThis document allows teachers and coaches to identify what new knowledge, skills and experience is needed to carry out the current role more effectively.
swim21 Appraisal Guidelines11th February 2010Take our step-by-step guide to appraisalsOur annual performance appraisal/development review for all teaching/coaching personnel. Can be used as part of the swim21 Workforce Development module.
swim21 Statement of Partnership form11th February 2010A template to formally record the partnerships you createThe Statement of Partnership form allows you to formally recorded the partnerships you create with key stakeholders. Part of the swim21 accreditation process.
Water Polo Evidence Matrix12th February 2010Find out about the water polo evidence needed for the swim21 accreditation processThis document outlines the elements clubs have to meet and the evidence they should supply for the water polo part of the swim21 process.
swim21 Accreditation Suspension and Termination Procedures10th March 2010Learn about the ASA's powers when it comes to suspending or terminating swim21 club AccreditationThese procedures have been adopted by the ASA, and in particular the National swim21 Panel, to regulate the power of suspension and/or termination of accreditation as a swim21 club
swim21 Registration Form10th March 2010Download the paperwork needed to start the swim21 Accreditation processThis registration form is the paperwork needed to start the swim21 Accreditation process.
A parent and swimmer’s guide to swim21 accreditation10th March 2010Learn how the ASA is trying to create the best possible swimming experience for allThis useful leaflet covers questions such as What is swim21 accreditation and Why should I look for a swim21 club?
Regional Panel Summary Form22nd June 2010Swim21 Regional Panel Summary FormSwim21 Regional Panel Summary Form
swim21 Club Essential Matrix10th June 2013The matrix shows the club evidence required in order to obtain the swim21 Club Essential statusThe matrix shows the club evidence required in order to obtain the swim21 Club Essential status
Club User Guide to swim21 Online7th January 2014This document is to support club personnel with the use of swim21 online to achieve swim21 club accreditation.
swim21 Element 2 Finance template3rd February 2014This document is for swim21 club Essential Element 2 finance template
swim21 Element 3: Equity Plan3rd February 2014This document is for swim21 club Essential element 3 equity plan template
swim21 Element 5 workforce development plan template3rd February 2014This document is for swim21 club Essential element 5 workforce development plan template
swim21 Element 9 Committee Personnel Record Template3rd February 2014This document is for swim21 club Essential element 9 committee personnel record template
swim21 Element 11 Club Membership Form Template3rd February 2014This document is for swim21 club Essential element 11 club membership form template
swim21 Element 12 Open Water Training Risk Assessment3rd February 2014This document is for swim21 club Essential element 12 open water risk assessment template
swim21 Element 12 Synchronised Swimming Risk Assessment Template3rd February 2014This document is for swim21 club Essential element 12 Synchronised Swimming Risk Assessment Template
swim21 Element 13 Club Emergency Procedures3rd February 2014This document is for swim21 club Essential element 13 club emergency procedures template
swim21 Element 16 Club Personnel Record3rd February 2014This document is for swim21 club Essential element 16 club personnel record
swim21 Element 17 DBS Statement3rd February 2014This document is guidance for swim21 club Essential element 17 DBS statement
swim21 Element 18 Safeguarding Courses Guidance3rd February 2014This document is guidance for swim21 club Essential Element 18 safeguarding courses guidance
swim 21 Element 12 Generic Risk Assessment Template3rd February 2014This document is for swim21 club Essential element 12 generic risk assessment
swim21 Element 12 Mini Polo Risk Assessment Template4th February 2014This document is for swim21 club Essential mini polo risk assessment template
swim21 Element 12 Swimming Competition Risk Assessment Template4th February 2014This document is for swim21 club Essential element 12 swimming competition risk assessment template
swim21 Element 12 Dry Land Risk Assessment Template4th February 2014This document is for swim21 club Essential element 12 dry land risk assessment template
swim21 Element 14 Club Programme Template4th February 2014This document is for swim21 club Essential Element 14 Club Programme template
swim21 Element 12 Diving Competition Risk Assessment Template4th March 2014This document is for swim21 club Essential Element 12 Diving Competition Template
swim21 Performance Environment matrix - Diving2nd May 2014Download the swim21 Performance Environment matrix for diving for a list of benchmark criteria
swim21 Performance Environment matrix - Synchro2nd May 2014Download the swim21 Performance Environment matrix for synchro for a list of benchmark criteria
swim21 Performance Environment matrix - water polo2nd May 2014Download the swim21 Performance Environment matrix for waterpolo for a list of benchmark criteria
swim21 Performance Environment matrix - Swimming30th May 2014Download the swim21 Performance Environment matrix for swimming for a list of benchmark criteria
swim21 - Learn to Swim/School Swimming Centres25th June 2014A list of accredited Learn to Swim and School Swimming Centres
swim21 accredited clubs27th June 2014Download the latest swim21 accredited clubs and the expiration dates
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