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Essentials for Coaches

Coaches interested in supporting Primary Schools to deliver a school swimming program should contact the School Principal or Sport’s Coordinator to explore opportunities to assist with program delivery. 

As a minimum standard, coaches or swim teachers are recommended to hold a Swim Australia Teacher accreditation or the Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety accreditation (or equivalent) for teaching swimming. More information on these courses can be found here.

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COACHING SWIMMING:


Coaches or Swimming and Water Safety Teachers

Coaches or swim teachers facilitating the program will need to:

And meet the following requirements:
  • Hold a Swim Australia Teacher accreditation; or 
  • Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety accreditation (or equivalent)
More information on these courses can be found here.

CONTACT

Swimming Australia 

Email: sporting.schools@swimming.org.au
Phone: (03) 9910 0700
Website: www.swimming.org.au  

ACT/NSW

Website: http://nsw.swimming.org.au
Phone: (02) 9763 5833

NT

Website: http://nt.swimming.org.au
Phone: (08) 8945 3578

QLD

Website: http://qld.swimming.org.au
Phone: (07) 3390 2011

SA

Website: http://sa.swimming.org.au
Phone: (08) 7123 0848

TAS

Website: http://tas.swimming.org.au
Phone: (03) 6222 6555

VIC

Website: http://vic.swimming.org.au
Phone: (03) 9686 5222

WA

Website: http://wa.swimming.org.au
Phone: (08) 9328 4599