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Swim England Diving Coach – Blended Learning – John Charles Centre For Sport

This course builds on the Swim England Assistant Diving Coach certificate, developing your knowledge, skills and abilities ahead of becoming an independent diving coach.

Blended Learning is a more flexible approach where you complete the theoretical elements of the course online through interactive activities and checks on learning, prior to the practical workshops. The online learning and completion of assessments should take you are approximately 15-20 hours to complete.

Who is the course designed for?

Anyone who has a Swim England Assistant Diving Coach certificate who wants to become an independent coach.

Course content

The course is delivered through a mixture of online learning, classroom activities and practical poolside learning. You will participate in at least six training sessions to gain hands on practical experience.
You will learn about:

  • Roles and responsibilities of a diving coach
  • Nutrition and hydration for divers
  • Bio-mechanical principles in diving
  • Key physical and mental qualities of a skilled diver
  • Planning, delivery and evaluation
  • How to coach diving sessions
  • Session management skills
  • Communication skills within the coaching environment
  • How to use a variety of coaching methods to meet diver needs
  • Developing technique
  • Motivational techniques
  • How to support divers and assistant coaches
  • Evaluating your own performance
  • Planning for professional development
How to Enrol:
Click book on course or use the contact details below.

You must be at least 18 years of age at the start of the course.

Swim England Assistant Diving Coach – Blended Learning

Swim England Assistant Diving Coach

Swim England Assistant Diving Coach – Club Offer – Blended Learning



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John Charles Centre For Sport
John Charles Centre For Sport, Middleton Grove
West Yorkshire
LS11 5DJ