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Open Water Swimming Coaching Pre-Course Programme

The Open Water Swimming Coaching Pre-Course Programme aims to provide learners with the pre-requisite knowledge needed to attend an Open Water Swimming Coaching course if they do not hold either a swimming teaching, coaching or triathlon coaching qualification.

CPD Value
Validity of Programme
This programme does not expire.
Length of Programme
Approximately 1 hour 30 minutes.
Programme Information
This programme covers:

  • Hydrostatics and Hydrodynamics
    • Buoyancy
    • Floating
    • Methods of Propulsion
    • Resistance
  • Basic Stroke Descriptions
    • Front crawl
    • Breaststroke
    • Back stroke
Assessment Criteria
  • Complete a multiple-choice assessment at the end of the programme

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