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New link on www.usaswimming.org website for Fundamentals of Coaching Test
The old STSC online test is no longer available.
Background Check - Must be renewed every 2 years - On Line Fee - results sent directly to LSC Office - do not send your copy! Do not have to be in USA database to do the Background Check.
Athlete Protection Training (Safe Sport - APT) - now expires with annual membership every year on December 31st. No Fee. Must be in USA database to complete this course. Do not send your copy.
Fundamentals of Coaching - New Coaches must complete FOC 101, a USA Swimming on line test. $15 fee. Do not have to be in the USA database to take this course. 2nd Year coaches must complete FOC 201 and Rules & Regulations for Swim Coaches, $25 total fee, before they can register for their 2nd year as a coach. (no matter when the first year was). Must be in the USA database to take FOC 201. results are sent directly to the LSC Office - do not send your results.
2014 Coach Membership Requirements
2014 Accepted Safety Certifications List
2014 Safety Training for Swim Coaches Fact Sheet
2014 ARC Safety Training for Swim Coaches Explanation Chart
Safety Training Certifications available from these providers:
Bill Kirkner firstname.lastname@example.org
Rahim Booth email@example.com
Jeff Taegel firstname.lastname@example.org
Rob Fox email@example.com
Changes in First Aid Requirement
Effect September 1, 2013, coaches will no longer be required to have a separate Frist Aid Certification. This is due to the fact that the Safety Training for Swim Coaches Course includes First Aid.
The New Fundamentals of Coaching for Coach Applicants has Launched!
Click on the link www.usaswimming.org then – as a non-member – scroll down to the very bottom of the screen to “Select a Course”. Click on that and the next screen asks “are you a USA Swimming member”. A non-member would click on “No”. On the next screen, click “Continue”. On the next screen, the only option is to pick Foundations of Coaching 101 and get started by providing payment information.
Change in Red Cross CPR Certification: