UKCC Level 3 Coaching Swimming

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PLEASE NOTE: Candidates wishing to attend the UKCC Level 3 Coaching Swimming course should submit a copy of our application form and all required and relevant supporting documentastion; you will be informed if you have been successfull in gaining a place on the course via email.

Applications are NOW OPEN and will close on the 13th November 2017 at 5pm.

Any learners currently working towards their Level 3 qualificaiton from previous years please contact us to update on your progress if you have not already done so.   

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 - £1250.00

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

PLEASE NOTE: The deadline for subsidy applications for this course is the 23rd January 2018.

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 as detailed (please note these are subject to change):

Week 1: 23rd, 24th, 25th February 2018

Week 2: 20th, 21st, 22nd April 2018 - subject to change based on Stroke Camps

Week 3: 8th, 9th, 10th June 2018

Week 4: 17th, 18th, 19th August 2018

Week  5: 14th, 15th, 16th Sept 2018 - subject to change based on YDS


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
National Swimming Academy
University of Stirling

Email us:

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