STA Level 2 Open Water Swimming Coaching - 3 days (Zoom/LRD)

Next Course: 14/02/2022 + 1 other

Love Open Water Londons Royal Docks, E16 1AH

For those who love open water and want to promote and share their passion by coaching swimmers in an open water environment, STA’s Open Water Swimming Coaching qualification will prepare learners for all aspects of open water swimming coaching including planning, coaching and evaluating open water swimming sessions.

This qualification also meets CIMSPA’s employer-led coach professional standard

Please note - these courses run for 3 days (9am - 5pm) - please ensure you can attend ALL sessions before booking

COST UNTIL 31ST MARCH = £400 + booking fee - This fee includes an electronic version of the course manual.

COST FROM 1ST APRIL 2022 = £450 + booking fee (incls electronic version of the course manual)

Should you wish to have an additional hard copy you can purchase one during registration. These will be sent out approximately a week before the course starts.

Theory element - 2 days via zoom

This course does not lend itself to being completed on a small device such as a mobile phone as there are a mix of exercises you will be asked to complete both individually and as a group

The working portfolio will need completing during the video tuition, a computer/ laptop with a steady internet connection is recommended. 

The tutor will not be able to halt the course if a candidate drops offline for an extended period of time. 

 

Practical - 1 day onsite at Love Open Water London Royal Docks, E16 1AH

How Will the Qualification Benefit You?

  • Created by STA’s open water swimming experts and leading open water swimming associations 
  • Regulated by Ofqual
  • Meets CIMSPA’s employer-led coach professional standard
  • Recognised internationally, allowing you to take your open water coaching career around the world

When you Get Your Qualification

  • You’ll be trained to effectively plan, deliver and evaluate open water swimming sessions in environments for which you have competence and experience in
  • Take swimmers into an open water environment for the first time, right through to training them for an event

How to Take Your Open Water Coaching Career Further

Once qualified, learners may wish to develop their knowledge in open water further by specialising in areas of open water swimming, such as cold-water or channel/long-distance coaching. These will be achievable through add-on CPD programmes coming throughout 2020-21.

Interested? Before You Get Started…

You’ll need to make sure you’ve met the following requirements before you attend your course:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Hold current membership of STA
  • Submit a CV detailing relevant open water swimming experience
  • Hold either a swimming teaching, coaching or triathlon coaching qualification
    • Learners who do not hold any of the above qualifications must complete the open water swimming coaching online up-skill programme

The course cost includes your Emanual, hard copy versions can be purchased in addition.

All successful participants will receive a free years registration with NOWCA.

STA Level 2 Open Water Swimming Coaching - 3 days (Zoom/LRD) Feb 2022

  • 14/02/2022, 09:00 - 01/05/2022, 17:00

    STA level 2 Coaching Course - 14/15 Feb + 1 May

    £400.00
    + Booking fee
    More Details
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    Theory dates via zoom - 14th/15th February 2022

    Practical date @ Love Open Water London Royal Docks, E16 1AH - 1st May 2022

    Please ensure you can attend ALL dates before booking

STA Level 2 Open Water Swimming Coaching - 3 days (Zoom/LRD) Apr 2022

  • 11/04/2022, 09:00 - 22/05/2022, 17:00

    STA level 2 Coaching Course - 11/12 April + 22 May

    £400.00
    + Booking fee
    More Details
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    Theory dates via zoom - 11/12 April 2022

    Practical date @ Love Open Water London Royal Docks, E16 1AH - 22nd May 2022

    Please ensure you can attend ALL dates before booking

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