Water Safety Instructor
As a swim coach or swim instructor, you are an expert at perfecting your swimmers’ strokes and shaving seconds off their times. You are also your team’s guide and leader. Course topics include responsible coaching, competitive swimming safety, emergency planning and response, common injuries and medical conditions.
PREREQUISITE: Swimmers must be able to perform all 6 strokes to qualify as candidates. 25 yards Freestyle, 25 yards Back Crawl, 25 yards Breaststroke, 25 yards Elementary Backstroke, 25 yards Sidestroke, 15 yards Butterfly. Maintain position on back for 1 minute in deep water (floating or sculling). Tread water for 1 minute.