Protect your career with an unrivalled level of insurance cover

Join now

Become a member of the Institute of Swimming, and we can offer you support and help to develop your teaching and coaching capabilities.

Membership is open to every UK qualified swimming teacher and coach and provides benefits that make your life easier. This includes Open Water, Diving, Artistic Swimming, and Water Polo Coaches.

The benefits you’ll enjoy:

  • Industry-leading insurance with up to £20 million of cover
  • Personal accident and loss of income cover
  • Unlimited free access to legal and employment advice
  • Access to the Members Online Learning Hub which provides you with free e-learning worth over £100 including our new Introduction to Teaching the Four Strokes bundle and our Adult Swimming online CPDs.
  • 10% discount on early bird rates for the Swim England Teaching and Education Conference
  • Professional Membership Status and Designatory Letters after your name

Our membership benefits

Professional recognition of your qualification

You can display your status as a member by using designatory letters on your business cards and emails. These are awarded based on your level of qualifications and recognises your dedication to the aquatics profession. MIOS: Member of Institute of Swimming – if you’re Level 1 qualified. FIOS: Fellow of Institute of Swimming – if you’re Level 2 qualified or above.

Renewing your membership

Renewing your membership

When renewing your membership save money and enjoy peace of mind by using Direct Debit.