Courses and Training


Approved Cmyk

New UKCC Level 2 Coaching course for 2017 

We are looking to run some selected courses throughout the country and to enhance the delivery and learning it will combined with the Scottish Swimming National District Regional Programme – dates for the courses will run during September & November. Further information will follow. If you would be interested in find out more, please complete the enquiry form hereClosing date for enquiries will be 31st July 2017


To become a swimming teacher or coach with Scottish Swimming you must hold a United Kingdom Coaching Certificate (UKCC) qualification at the appropriate level and discipline. 

UKCC aquatics courses/qualifications are currently available in the following areas

  • Levels 1 and 2 in Teaching Aquatics
  • Levels 1, 2 and 3 in Coaching Swimming
  • Levels 1 and 2 in Coaching Water Polo
  • Levels 1 and 2 in Coaching Synchronised Swimming
  • Levels 1 and 2 in Coaching Diving

Please see course syllabus details (linked to the right of this page) for full information and pre-requisites.

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OneFile ePortfolio

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Scottish Swimming are moving away from paper based courses. Our UKCC courses are now completed via our online ePortfolio OneFile. Learners will now receive a unique account to compete and receive all coursework and resources electronially. All information will be supplied to learners following course booking; please see the OneFile Learner induction video for a flavour of the OneFile system.