Join the IoS online today

Over 8,500 IoS members currently enjoy our professional membership support and benefits. Join the IoS today.

Membership is open to holders of an ASA, STA or RLSS UK Teachers and Coaches Certificate in any discipline (minimum qualification ASA level 1 or equivalent).

If you hold other qualifications and they are approved by the ASA or RLSS as meeting qualifying standards, membership will be considered on an individual basis.

Join the IOS – membership types and costs

  • Single membership –  £69.00 when paid online (£61.50 for Direct Debit)
  • Joint membership – £50.50 for a second member  (£46.00 for Direct Debit)*

*Note: first member pays full member price; discount only applies to people residing at the same address.

Online Membership Application

Join the IoS now using our simple 5 step online application process below. You can also choose the Direct Debit option with the online application, and order an ASA DBS check. The membership online payment option and ASA DBS check payments all direct you to PayPal.

You must hold UK qualifications to become a member of the IoS or have been through the RPL process (Recognition of Prior Learning). More details on the RPL process can be found by clicking here. If you do not hold UK qualifications, we will not be able to process your membership until you have been through RPL.

All Southern and Northern Ireland residents must apply directly to Swim Ireland. Email or write to Swim Ireland, Sport HQ, 13 Joyce Way, Park West, Dublin 12, Ireland.