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If your company is paying for an employee’s course you can do this through a company account.
You can purchase a voucher by logging into your company’s profile on the Institute of Swimming website. You can then assign the voucher to your employee so they can use this as payment. To set your company up on the website, create a personal account online at swimming.org/ios then complete the company activation form. Your company will be notified by email once this is ready to use.
The Institute of Swimming and B Mindful are delighted to announce their partnership in launching an innovative Continuing Professional Development (CPD) webinar designed specifically for the aquatics community. The new CPD course, 'The Importance of Self-Care, and How to Support the Mental Health of Yourself and Others,' aims to equip participants with the knowledge and skills to identify early warning signs of stress, depression, and anxiety,
UK Coaching Week, an annual celebration of coaching excellence, is set to return from 5 to 11 June 2023. This year, the theme is "Duty to Care: The Foundation of Great Coaching." The week-long event will emphasise the crucial role of coaches in promoting a safe, inclusive, and supportive environment for all participants. UK Coaching recognises the significance of coaches having a comprehensive understanding of the six pillars underpinning
The prestigious Swim England Senior Swimming Coach Programme has launched for 2023! Swim England has announced that applications for the prestigious Senior Swimming Coach programme are now open for the 2023 intake. This fantastic one-year programme is designed to equip experienced Swim England Swimming Coaches with the skills and knowledge to create and deliver individualised development programmes for aspiring athletes. The programme
A new safeguarding refresher eLearning has been launched by the Institute of Swimming and will enable swimming teachers and coaches to update their knowledge. The Swim England Safeguarding Refresher with Mental Health and Self-harm module is open to anyone who has completed the Swim England Child Safeguarding CPD within the last 3 years. Allowing certificate holder to keep their training and knowledge up-to-date. It gives an overview of
Swim England estimated the nationwide shortage of swimming teachers stood at 6,200 at the start of 2022, with demand for swimming lessons still increasing. But the Institute of Swimming is tackling the problem head on and, despite the pandemic, in the last three years has recruited almost 500 swimming teachers to the sector. The Institute of Swimming’s Recruitment Academy programme has revolutionised the way swimming teachers join the
A new eLearning is now available for anyone involved with pool water testing or looking to refresh their knowledge. This eLearning covers everything from using a comparator, photometer and electronic meters to testing for free chlorine, total chlorine, and pH. With interactive activities and knowledge checks, this course provides a comprehensive and practical approach to pool water testing. This eLearning, which is approximately 3 hours in