British Level 2 Open Water Swimming Coach

This course covers the skills needed to effectively plan, deliver, and evaluate a series of open water training sessions.

Who is the course designed for?

Anyone who is a Swim England Swimming Coach, Swimming Teacher or Triathlon Coach and who wants to become an independent open water coach.

Course content

The course is delivered through a mixture of online learning, classroom activities, and practical learning, both poolside and in an open water environment.

You will learn about:

  • Principles of swimming in open water
  • Safe and effective planning and preparation for open water swimming
  • Innovative delivery of open water swimming sessions

Location

Venue

Wentworth Leisure Centre

Address

Wentworth Leisure Centre, Wentworth Park, Hexham, NE46 3PD

Region

North East

Course Details

  • Awarding Body Swim England
  • Level Level 2
  • Course Type Coaching Open Water
  • Training Format Blended

Further Details

Course Start Date
19th May 2019
Number of Places
12 Remaining (Total: 12)
Tutor Name
Janet Slack
Closing Date
6th May 2019
Duration
Online Learning 15 - 20 hours,
Face to Face 2 Days
Training Format
Blended

Itinerary

Start
19th May 2019
End
17th August 2019
Venue
Online
Start
19th May 2019
End
19th May 2019
Venue
Wentworth Leisure Centre
Wentworth Leisure Centre, Wentworth Park,
Hexham,
NE46 3PD
Start
18th August 2019
End
18th August 2019
Venue
Druridge Bay Country Park
Druridge Bay Country Park,
A1068, Red Row,
Morpeth,
NE61 5BX

Prerequisites

You must be at least 17 years of age at the start of the course.

You must have one of the following qualifications:

- Swim England Swimming Coach Certificate (or equivalent)
- 1st 4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Triathlon (QCF)
- Swim England Level 2 Teaching & have experience of swimming in an open water environment

Assessment Type

Practical, Workbook, Online Workbook

Disclaimer

Course times are subject to change. These will be confirmed nearer to the course start date.

This qualification is delivered and assessed in English.

The booking must be made by the person attending the course, with their relevant personal details. Parents or colleagues cannot book courses for others.
If you want to book for another person please contact 01509 640 640.

Book this course

Price per place £375

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