Swim England Synchronised Swimming Coach – Club Offer - Blended Learning

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

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 15-20 hours to complete.

If you wish to take advantage of the residential option which is recommended (as the days will be early starts and some late finishes due to camp structure) you will need to contact Jenny Gray.

The cost is £50per night for accommodation/meals if required and cheques should be made payable to 'Cobham Synchro' and sent to Jenny Gray at 48 New Road, Marlow Bottom, Bucks, SL7 3NW. For more details about the accommodation, please contact Jenny by email on jennysynchro@gmail.com or by text on 07775 616340.

Who is the course designed for?

Anyone who has a Swim England Assistant Synchronised Swimming Coach certificate who wants to become an independent coach.

Course content

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

You will learn about:

  • Roles and responsibilities of a synchronised swimming coach
  • Nutrition and hydration for synchronised swimming
  • Bio-mechanical principles in synchronised swimming
  • Key physical and mental qualities of a skilled performer
  • Planning, delivery and evaluation
  • How to coach synchronised 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

Cobham Hall School

Address

Cobham Hall, Cobham, DA12 3BL

Region

South East

Course Details

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

Further Details

Course Start Date
27th February 2020
Number of Places
0 Remaining (Total: 12)
Tutor Name
Jenny Gray
Closing Date
20th February 2020
Duration
Online Learning 15-20 hours
Face to Face 5 Days
Training Format
Blended

Itinerary

Start
27th February 2020
End
2nd April 2020
Venue
Online
Start
9th April 2020
End
9th April 2020
Venue
Cobham Hall School
Cobham Hall,
Cobham,
DA12 3BL
Start
10th April 2020
End
10th April 2020
Venue
Cobham Hall School
Cobham Hall,
Cobham,
DA12 3BL
Start
11th April 2020
End
11th April 2020
Venue
Cobham Hall School
Cobham Hall,
Cobham,
DA12 3BL
Start
12th April 2020
End
12th April 2020
Venue
Cobham Hall School
Cobham Hall,
Cobham,
DA12 3BL

Prerequisites

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

You must have one of the following qualifications:

An ASA Level 1 Award in Coaching Synchronised Swimming or an equivalent ASA Synchronised Swimming qualification taken in or after 1994.
If you are unsure if your qualification meets the pre-requisites, please check with the Institute of Swimming on 01509 640640

Assessment Type

Practical, Workbook, Post Course Assignment, 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.

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

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Price per place £420

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