Swim England Assistant Diving Coach - Blended Learning Whole Course

This course develops your knowledge, skills and abilities as an Assistant Diving Coach. This course will equip you with the knowledge and tools to actively support a diving 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.

Who is the course designed for?

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

Course delivery format

  • Online learning - you will be given access to this on the start date listed below. This must be completed 72 hours prior to attending your first zoom session. The estimated time to complete this is 12-15 hrs.
  • 3 x Zoom webinars - During these sessions, the tutor will cover the remainder of your theory topics, a venue orientation and planning for your coaching sessions.
  • 2 days practical assessment session at the pool – this will consist of a meet and greet, preparation, assisting sessions, evaluation and feedback.
  • As part of your practical sessions you will have written assignments to complete prior to your feedback session.

    Course content

    The course is delivered through a mixture of online learning, Zoom sessions and practical poolside learning.

    You will learn about:

    • The role of the assistant coach
    • The fundamentals of diving
    • How to safely prepare, support and conclude coached diving sessions
    • Basic and diving specific coaching skills
    • Coach and diver development
    • Good practice in coaching ethics
    • Health and safety

    Course payment

    If you are eligible to receive the Swim England Member Offer please contact your regional Swim England office to access this. If you book onto the course and discover you are eligible for the offer we will be unable to provide you with a refund.

Location

Venue

Tudor Grange Leisure Centre

Address

Blossomfield Road, Solihull, B91 1NB

Region

West Midlands

Course Details

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

Further Details

Course Start Date
24th September 2022
Number of Places
0 Remaining (Total: 0)
Tutor Name
IOS Tutor
Closing Date
18th September 2022
Duration
online
3 x practical
Training Format
Blended

Itinerary

Start
24th September 2022
End
3rd October 2022
Venue
Online
Start
7th October 2022
End
7th October 2022
Venue
Tudor Grange Leisure Centre
Blossomfield Road,
Solihull,
B91 1NB
Start
8th October 2022
End
8th October 2022
Venue
Tudor Grange Leisure Centre
Blossomfield Road,
Solihull,
B91 1NB
Start
9th October 2022
End
9th October 2022
Venue
Tudor Grange Leisure Centre
Blossomfield Road,
Solihull,
B91 1NB

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. These will be confirmed nearer to the course start date. Learners must attend all of the sessions listed, unless you are advised otherwise by your course tutor.

This qualification is delivered and assessed in English.

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

You have 12 months from the start date of the course to complete this full qualification.

Book this course

Price per place £350

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