Coaching Swimming

The coaching pathway is structured to develop aspiring coaches through three certificates:

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Swim England Assistant Swimming Coach

Swim England Assistant Swimming Coach

This course will equip you with the knowledge and tools to actively support a Swim England Swimming Coach.

Swim England Swimming Coach

Swim England Swimming Coach

Builds on the Swim England Assistant Swimming Coach certificate, developing your knowledge and skills ahead of becoming an independent swimming coach.

Swim England Senior Swimming Coach

Swim England Senior Swimming Coach

Develops the skills to plan, deliver and evaluate long-term competitive coaching programmes.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

If you already possess the skills and knowledge needed to gain a Swim England coaching certificate, RPL could be the route for you. To qualify through RPL you match your knowledge and experience against the course specification.