Observation and Mentoring for your Aquatic Workforce

Covers how to plan and implement a comprehensive observation programme for your swimming teaching team.

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In this seminar, you will gain the knowledge and skills needed to plan and execute a comprehensive observation program for your swimming teaching team. Additionally, the seminar will emphasise the significant role of mentoring in supporting the development, motivation, and engagement of your swimming teachers.

Training format

Face to Face – 3 hour seminar

Who is the course designed for?

This CPD is aimed at swim school coordinators, swimming lesson programme leads or the equivalent.

Course content

The course includes:

  • Identifying various methods and tools to support swimming teachers effectively.
  • Understanding the essential skills, knowledge, and attributes required for successful mentoring.
  • Learning how to plan, structure, and conduct effective observations.
  • Understanding how to provide constructive feedback to enhance the growth of swimming teachers
  • Creating a personal development plan for individual teachers.


This Continuing Professional Development (CPD) seminar is certified by the Institute of Swimming.

CIMSPA endorsed CPD

Once completed, you will gain 1.5 Continuing Professional Development points. You can upload your CPD to your CIMSPA profile via this link www.cimspa.co.uk/registercpd