Coach Pathways - Canada Artistic Swimming


Summary Coach Pathways

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Competition Introduction Coach Pathway

The Competition Introduction program is the entry point for most competitive coaches in artistic swimming. The course supports coaches working with athletes in the Learn to Train and Train to Train stages of development. The program has two distinct phases toward certification. Completion of each phase provides the coach with one of two designations: "Trained" or "Certifed".


TRAINED

Coaches have completed the following requirements:

- Artistic Swimming Specific Workshop (NSO/PSO): Introduction Module, Design a Sport Program Module, Plan a Practice Module, Support Athlete in Training and Competition Module, Analyze Performance Module, Figures Module, Routines Module

- Multi-sport: Making Ethical Decisions


CERTIFIED

- Portfolio and Evaluation

Download and review the Portfolio and Evaluation     HERE

 

Competition Development Coach Pathway

The Competition Development program is for competitive coaches in artistic swimming. The course supports coaches working with athletes in Train to Train and Train to Compete stages of development. The program has two distinct phases toward certification. Completion of each phase provides the coach with one of two designations: "Trained" or "Certifed".


TRAINED

Coaches have completed the following requirements:

- Artistic Swimming Specific Workshop (NSO/PSO): Developing Athletic Abilities, Plan a practice (2), Performance Planning, Analyze Figure Abilities, Analyze Routine Abilities, Manage a Sport Program

- Multi-sport: Coaching & leading Effectively, Managing Conflict, Leading Drug Free Sport, Psychology of Performance, Making Ethical Decisions, Prevention & Recovery, Making Head Way in Sport


CERTIFIED

- Portfolio and Evaluation

Download and review the Portfolio and Evaluation     HERE

 

AquaGO! Instructor Pathway

The AquaGO! Instructor workshop is for instructors working in a recreational non-competitive program. This workshop supports instructors working with recreational levels. The AquaGO! program has two distinct phases toward certification. Completion of each phase provides the instructor with one of two designations: "Trained" or "Certifed".