Swim England Level 2 Coaching Open Water Swimming

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 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

National Trust - Fell Foot Park

Address

Fell Foot Park, Newby Bridge, Ulverston, LA12 8NN

Region

North West

Course Details

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

Further Details

Course Start Date
1st August 2020
Number of Places
12 Remaining (Total: 12)
Tutor Name
Janet Slack
Closing Date
17th July 2020
Duration
20-30 hours online learning
2 days face to face
Training Format
Blended

Itinerary

Start
1st August 2020
End
12th September 2020
Venue
Online
Start
1st August 2020
End
1st August 2020
Venue
National Trust - Fell Foot Park
Fell Foot Park, Newby Bridge,
Ulverston,
LA12 8NN
Start
2nd August 2020
End
2nd August 2020
Venue
National Trust - Fell Foot Park
Fell Foot Park, Newby Bridge,
Ulverston,
LA12 8NN

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)
- SEQ Level 2 Teaching Swimming and 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.

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

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Price per place £375

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