Wiltshire & Swindon Sport have been providing coach education courses across the county for 7 years which forms an integral part of the Coaching Plan. The plan is implemented and delivered across the county to increase high quality coaching provision and to support the needs of our workforce. We support our coaches through our coach . . . → Read More: Coach & Workforce Education Programme 2014/15
Date: Sunday 28th September
Venue: St Marys Leisure Centre Calne
Time: 11.00 – 12.30
Tutor: Diane Elliott
The presentation is basically a biological review of the different development stages of humans in relation to sport and swimming. The aim is to review the biological stages and highlight any areas where training should be modified or adapted . . . → Read More: Maturation Workshop
Date: Sunday 22nd February 2015
Time: 10.00 – 12.30
Cost: £15 swim21 accredited club £20 non-swim21 club
Tutor: Lyndsey Hollands ASA Para-swimming Pathway Officer
Suitable for all swimming teachers and coaches this workshop aims to help you understand all elements of the disability swimming and Para-swimming pathway.
You will learn about . . . → Read More: Disability Swimming Pathway Workshop
Trowbridge ASC, Level 2 or 3 Coach.
Up to 6 month fixed term contract as maternity cover, commencing mid February 2015.
Please contact Mike Greenan for details. Mikegreenan98@gmail.com”
The ASA are now recruiting for an Aquatic Officer, this role will have a geographical remit covering; Wiltshire & Gloucestershire, reporting directly to the Divisional Business Manager based at the Offices in Wellington, Somerset. The successful applicant will work within the south team, supporting officers in key project areas. Closing date for applications is Monday . . . → Read More: Aquatics Officer Vacancy – ASA South West
Sport Teaching Aquatics Start Date : 7.04.2015 Closing date for applications: 24.03.2015 Venue : FP Leisure – Warminster Sports Centre, Woodcock Road BA12 9DQ Tutors : Esther Levin,ASA South West Region Available Places : 16 Price :£395.00 Prerequisites : You must be at least 16 years of age at the start of the course.
Although not essential, it is recommended you . . . → Read More: ASA Level 1 Award in Teaching Aquatics (QCF)
Sport Teaching Aquatics Start Date 31.01.2015 Venue – PFP Leisure – Warminster Sports Centre, Woodcock Road BA12 9DQ Closing date for applications 18.01.2015 Tutors – Esther Levin,ASA South West Region Available Places 12 Price £680.00 Prerequisites – You must be at least 17 years of age at the start of the course. Follow link for full details and booking – http://bit.ly/1waXUQ3 . . . → Read More: ASA Level 2 Certificate in Teaching Aquatics (QCF)
Tuesday 13 January 2015, 06:00pm – 10:00pm
Emergency First Response Primary Care (CPR) teaches participants how to respond to life-threatening emergencies. The course focuses on primary care through a combination of knowledge development, skill development and realistic scenario practice to make sure participants have the confidence in their ability to provide care when emergency situations arise. Defibrillator training . . . → Read More: Emergency First Response (Primary Care)
Wednesday 10 December 2014, 06:30pm – 09:30pm
Every child deserves to enjoy their sport. This workshop will raise your awareness of the telltale signs of abuse, and give you the tools and confidence you need to deal with any issues sensitively, appropriately and effectively should the need ever arise in your coaching career.
You will be able to:
. . . → Read More: Safeguarding & Protecting Children
As many of you will be aware the Springfield Centre Pool has been closed for refurbishment since June 2014. At a meeting with the Council Liaison Officer last week it was confirmed that the works will continue longer than expected and into early 2015, so therefore it will not be possible to host the Corsham . . . → Read More: Corsham ASC Open Meet 2015 – Cancellation
Please note there will be a Wilts County Competition meeting on Wednesday 29th October at 7.30pm.Venue is the Town Hall, Marlborough.
This meeting will give full instructions on entries into Moonraker Leagues and Wiltshire Championships/Age Groups. It is important that all clubs are represented and that this information goes to the people who do entries for the Leagues . . . → Read More: Swimming Competition Meet – Important to all clubs.
Job title: National Swimming Development Officer
Organisation: Cerebral Palsy Sport Salary: £25,000 Contract type Full time
Location: Nottingham, East Midlands
Closing date: 10/10/2014
The job holder will be responsible for developing and implementing CP Sport’s national SwimStart programme and supporting junior SportStart development programmes to increase opportunities for those with cerebral palsy . . . → Read More: National Swimming Development Officer for Cerebral Palsy Sport