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General Information
TitleAUSTSWIM Teacher of Towards Competitive Strokes™ (TCS)
Short DescriptionThe course aims to provide candidates with the competencies to bridge the gap between the teaching and coaching of swimming.
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Learning Method Seminar / Workshop
Date5 Aug 2017
Duration1 days
VenueChandler Aquatic Centre
LocationBrisbane, QLD, Australia
Detailed Description


Candidates are required to have:

  1. AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety™ accreditation
  2. A reasonable level of fitness and swimming ability


The course consists of approximately 9 contact hours (theory and practical), plus 10 hours of practical observation hours.

Topics include:

  1. Towards competitive swimming
  2. External influences and conditions
  3. Instructional styles
  4. Learning - making it work
  5. Development of competitive stroke technique


To gain the accreditation, the following assessment components must be satisfactorily completed within 12 months of the course commencement date.

  1. Practical assessment
  2. Online theory assessment

Additional Requirements:

  1. Practical observation hours
  2. Show evidence of holding a current cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) award. For further information on CPR requirements please follow link
  3. Teacher Declaration (done online with exam)
  4. Submit photo for AUSTSWIM Teacher Licence™


On successful completion of all course requirements candidates will receive the AUSTSWIM Teacher of Towards Competitive Strokes™ accreditation. This is valid for 3 years at which point the AUSTSWIM Teacher™ must renew their accreditation Follow link -

Closing Date 3 Aug 2017
File Attachments
QLD AUSTSWIM Enrolment Form 2017 (504KB)


This fee covers:

  • Course attendance
  • Insurance while completing the practical teaching hours
  • AUSTSWIM Licence once the qualification is issued
  • AUSTSWIM Teacher insurance

Please refer to our website for further information on AUSTSWIM Teacher Insurance:

Website Address
Apply to
NameAUSTSWIM Qld Business Centre
Phone (work)1300 885 666
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How To Enrol

Please contact AUSTSWIM on 1300 885 666.

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