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

Temeraire Navy Training Centre

Address

Burnaby Road, Portsmouth, PO1 2HB

Region

South East

Course Details

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

Further Details

Course Start Date
27th September 2019
Number of Places
0 Remaining (Total: 14)
Tutor Name
Steve Greenfield
Closing Date
3rd October 2019
Duration
Online learning 6-8 hours
Face to Face 3 Days
Training Format
Blended

Itinerary

Start
27th September 2019
End
7th October 2019
Venue
Online
Start
11th October 2019
End
11th October 2019
Venue
Temeraire Navy Training Centre
Burnaby Road,
Portsmouth,
PO1 2HB
Start
12th October 2019
End
12th October 2019
Venue
Temeraire Navy Training Centre
Burnaby Road,
Portsmouth,
PO1 2HB
Start
13th October 2019
End
13th October 2019
Venue
Temeraire Navy Training Centre
Burnaby Road,
Portsmouth,
PO1 2HB

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.

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

Browser recommendations:
Currently we only support Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox browsers on desktop, laptop, tablet and android devices.

IPhone/IPad users:
Please be aware that IPhone and IPad devices will not save any progress throughout your online learning - if you do not have access to any other devices but these, we would advise to note the section you last worked on and use the menu to navigate to this. When reaching the quiz at the end please take a screenshot of your results slide and send this to iosadmin@swimming.org.

Book this course

Price per place £200

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