Swim England Artistic Swimming Coach – Blended Learning

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

Blended Learning is a more flexible approach where you complete eLearning, theoretical elements through a series of Zoom sessions, followed by assessment tasks and the practical delivery of coaching sessions.

Who is the course designed for?

Anyone who has a Swim England Assistant Artistic Swimming Coach certificate who wants to become an Independent Artistic Swimming Coach.

Course payment

If you are eligible to receive the Swim England Member Offer please refer to the Coaching Course Booking Process. If you book onto the course and discover you are eligible for the offer, we will be unable to provide you with a refund.

Course delivery format?

This Course delivery will consist of:

  • eLearning - you will be given access to this on the start date listed below. This must be completed prior to attending the first Zoom session.
  • 4 x Zoom Webinars - During these sessions, the tutor will cover the theory topics and assessment materials with you.
  • Practical assessment sessions at the pool – these will consist of a meet and greet, planning and preparation, session delivery, peer observations and feedback. You will then also need to complete evaluations and an action plan.

Course content

You will learn about:

  • Roles and responsibilities of an Artistic Swimming Coach
  • Nutrition and hydration for Artistic Swimming
  • Bio-mechanical principles in Artistic Swimming
  • Key physical and mental qualities of a skilled performer
  • Planning, delivery and evaluation
  • How to coach artistic swimming sessions
  • Session management skills
  • Communication skills within the coaching environment
  • How to use a variety of coaching methods to meet performer needs
  • Developing technique
  • Motivational techniques
  • How to support performers and assistant coaches
  • Evaluating your own performance
  • Planning for professional development

Location

Venue

Queen Ethelburga's College

Address

Thorpe Underwood Hall, Thorpe Green Lane, York, YO26 9SS

Region

North East

Course Details

  • Awarding Body Swim England
  • Course Type Coaching Artistic Swimming
  • Training Format Blended

Further Details

Course Start Date
4th July 2024
Number of Places
12 Remaining (Total: 12)
Tutor Name
Sarah Speers
Closing Date
20th June 2024
Duration
Online learning
4 x Zoom sessions
2 x Full days on site
Training Format
Blended

Itinerary

Start
4th July 2024
End
15th July 2024
Venue
Online
Start
18th July 2024
End
18th July 2024
Venue
Webinar
Zoom,
,
Start
25th July 2024
End
25th July 2024
Venue
Webinar
Zoom,
,
Start
1st August 2024
End
1st August 2024
Venue
Webinar
Zoom,
,
Start
8th August 2024
End
8th August 2024
Venue
Webinar
Zoom,
,
Start
17th August 2024
End
17th August 2024
Venue
Queen Ethelburga's College
Thorpe Underwood Hall,
Thorpe Green Lane,
York,
YO26 9SS
Start
18th August 2024
End
18th August 2024
Venue
Queen Ethelburga's College
Thorpe Underwood Hall,
Thorpe Green Lane,
York,
YO26 9SS

Prerequisites

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

You must have one of the following qualifications:

Swim England Assistant Synchronised Swimming Coach

Assessment Type

Online Test, Practical, Workbook

Disclaimer

Course times are subject to change. These will be confirmed nearer to the course start date. Learners must attend all of the sessions listed, unless you are advised otherwise by your course tutor.

This qualification is delivered and assessed in English.

Bookings must be made through the account of the individuals attending the training.

You have 12 months from the start date of the course to complete this full qualification.

Book this course

Price per place £660

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