Swimming Teacher Membership

Protect, support, and develop your career with the Institute of Swimming

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Become a member of the Institute of Swimming, and we can offer you support to develop your teaching capabilities and an unrivalled level of insurance cover.

The benefits you’ll enjoy

Institute of Swimming Teacher Memebrship Insurance

Industry-leading insurance with up to £20 million of cover

Institue of swimming member insurance income support

Personal accident and loss of income cover

Institute of Swimming teahcer advice

Unlimited free access to legal and employment advice

Insitute of Swimming Membership

Access to the Members Online Learning Hub which provides free e-learning worth over £100 including our Introduction to Teaching the Four Strokes bundle and our Adult Swimming online CPDs.

Institute of Swimming Membership conf discount

10% discount on early bird rates for the Swim England Teaching and Education Conference

Institute of swimming membership stamp

Professional Membership Status and Designatory Letters after your name. These are awarded based on your qualifications to recognise your dedication to aquatics.

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.

Join the Institute of Swimming

Membership is open to holders of any ASA, SEQ, STA or RLSS UK Teaching qualification or Swim England coaching certificate (minimum qualification SEQ Level 1 or equivalent).

Save £10 a year with Direct Debit

  • £69.00 when paid online
  • £59.00 when paying via Direct Debit

Our membership benefits

Professional recognition of your qualification

Display your professional member status by using designatory letters on your business cards and emails. These are awarded based on your qualifications and recognises your dedication to aquatics. 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.

Teach and Coach?

Teach and Coach?

We are offering complimentary Institute of Swimming Membership to all Swim England Coach and Coach Plus Members so you can benefit from our teacher support, professional membership status and designatory letters after your name.

Renewing your membership

Renewing your membership

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