UKCC Level 3 Coaching Swimming

PLEASE NOTE: Applications have now CLOSED for 2019. 

Any learners currently working towards their Level 3 qualification from previous years please contact for an update on your progress.

Outline - The UKCC Level 3 Certificate of Coaching Swimming is the 3rd level in the coach education pathway.  At Level 3, coaches can begin to specialise in coaching in either a Performance or Development context.  All coaches complete the same learning units; however the different contexts will be assessed according to the coaches’ circumstances in their own programme.

Course Cost (2019) - £1250.00

Funding (2019) - Sport Scotland Subsidy funding available (please see our Subsidy page for further informaiton and details on how to apply)

Key Features of the Learning Programme:
Integration with DRP, YDS and Youth Squad weekends
Input from leading coaches and sports science experts

The Learning Programme runs over 5 weekends and the dates are detailed within the application. 


National Swimming Academy, University of Stirling, FK9 4LA

Accommodation available for booking (by learner booking & payment only):

Stirling Court Hotel - 01786 451712

Holiday Inn Express - 01786 449922

Premier Inn - 0871 527 9472

How to apply - To apply for the course, please download the application form from this page and return to:

Education Department

Scottish Swimming

Airthrey Castle

Hermitage Road

University of Stirling



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