Swim England Assistant Swimming Coach - Club Offer - Blended Learning

As an aspiring coach, this course will equip you with the knowledge and tools to actively support a swimming coach in the delivery of a planned training session.

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 12-15 hours to complete.

Who is the course designed for?

Anyone who wants to take the first step to become a swimming coach or interested in supporting a coach in a club environment.

Course content

The course is delivered through a mixture of online learning, classroom activities and practical poolside learning. You will participate in at least three training sessions, coaching swimmers at county standard and above, to gain hands on practical experience.

You will learn about:

  • The role of the assistant coach
  • Importance of positive coaching behaviour
  • Physical literacy in swimming
  • Competitive swimming skills
  • Para swimming
  • Types of training used to develop swimmers
  • How to deliver pre-planned coaching sessions
  • How to carry out reflective practices of your coaching

Location

Venue

Glass Mill Leisure Centre

Address

41, Loampit Vale, London, SE13 7FT

Region

London

Course Details

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

Further Details

Course Start Date
8th July 2019
Number of Places
1 Remaining (Total: 16)
Tutor Name
Maggie Crowe
Closing Date
4th July 2019
Duration
Online learning 6 - 8 hours,
Face-to-face 5 days.
Training Format
Blended

Itinerary

Start
8th July 2019
End
18th July 2019
Venue
Online
Start
22nd July 2019
End
22nd July 2019
Venue
Glass Mill Leisure Centre
41,
Loampit Vale,
London,
SE13 7FT
Start
23rd July 2019
End
23rd July 2019
Venue
Glass Mill Leisure Centre
41,
Loampit Vale,
London,
SE13 7FT
Start
24th July 2019
End
24th July 2019
Venue
Glass Mill Leisure Centre
41,
Loampit Vale,
London,
SE13 7FT
Start
25th July 2019
End
25th July 2019
Venue
Glass Mill Leisure Centre
41,
Loampit Vale,
London,
SE13 7FT
Start
26th July 2019
End
26th July 2019
Venue
Glass Mill Leisure Centre
41,
Loampit Vale,
London,
SE13 7FT

Prerequisites

You must be at least 16 years of age at the start of the course.

Assessment Type

Online Test, Practical, 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.

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Price per place £245

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