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Coach Accreditation

Understanding Coach Accreditation

Swimming Australia Coach Accreditation is an important recognition of a coach’s skills and knowledge as well as representing their professional currency in Australia as a Swimming Coach.

Swimming Australia Coach Accreditation represents:

That the coach has attended a world leading coach training program in which they learned from experienced coaching mentors and experts to develop their coaching skills and knowledge.

The coach has committed to upholding a range of world leading quality coaching standards endorsed by Swimming Australia and Sport Australia including:

  • A modern approach to coaching incorporating an athlete centred coaching philosophy
  • Swimming Australia National Integrity Framework including Sport Integrity Australia standards in ethics and integrity, antidoping and member protection
  • Working With Children Check/Vulnerable People compliance
  • First Aid & CPR certification;

By committing to these standards, you can be confident Swimming Australia Accredited Coaches have the skills, knowledge and competency to provide the highest quality coaching environment and swimming experience to all participants.

If you can’t find what you are looking for head back to the Coaching Hub to see other Coaching options.

If you need further help with your National Coaching Framework enquiries, contact the Swimming Australia Coaching Development Team at coaching@swimming.org.au.