Monthly On-Line Clinic for ASCA Levels 1, 2, and 3

Monthly: June, July, August 2020

Location: On-Line!

On-Going Monthly
On-Line Gold Seal Certification Courses
for Level 1 Foundations of Coaching
and Level 2 Stroke School
and Level 3 Planning and Execution of Training
for Coaches of the Following countries:



ASCA has partnered with Professional Sports and Lifeguard to provide ASCA Gold Seal Certification in Level 1 and Level 2.

You can take either Level 1, or Level 2, or Level 3 OR any combination.

Register by sending email to


Why register through
Professional Sports and Lifeguard?

You get access to a Level 1 Foundations of Coaching Course designed specifically for the coaches of the above countries and available to no one else at this time.  This is a 3 ½ hour course using PowerPoint Slides and written and narrated by ASCA’s Guy Edson.  There is also a new, shorter 40 question test that is informative and easy to complete when following the slides and keeping the test at your side.

By registering you’ll become a new member of ASCA at a greatly discounted price and have access to the members only section of ASCA’s

You’ll you take the same comprehensive Level 2 Stroke School course filled with 12 hours of video clips and narrated by ASCA’s John Leonard and Guy Edson

You’ll receive the ASCA Gold Seal Certification Certificates for Level 1 and 2 when you complete your tests.

Level 3 — The Planning and Execution of Training for Swimmers of All Ages Presented by John Leonard is also available.


For Registration fees and links and access codes to the courses please email


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About the Courses

Level 1 – The Foundations of Coaching

The Foundations of Coaching course covers the fundamental principles of swimming and swim coaching. This course is designed to introduce coaches to the philosophy our sport and empower coaches on the pool deck. Topics covered include Styles of Coaching, Qualities of a Coach, Principles of Communication, Teaching Techniques, and Principles of Motivation.

Level 2 – The Stroke School

This course builds off of the material in the Level 1 School and is designed to educate coaches on constructing the best strokes for their swimmers during practice. The primary reason parents bring their children to practice is to learn how to swim better—This is where it starts. Topics covered include:

  • Biomechanics and Scientific Principles for the Understanding the Swimming Strokes
  • Teaching Progressions for Butterfly, Backstroke, Breaststroke, and Freestyle
  • Effective Starts and Turns
  • Skills and Methods for Better Coaching

Level 3 – The Planning and Execution of Training for Swimmers of All Ages (Formerly, Titled “The Physiology School”

This course is presented by John Leonard and is divided into two basic sections.  First is a discussion of basic physiology which serves as a foundation for the second half of the course.  Then, applying the physiology to understand energy systems, construction of training sets, design of a season long plan, and writing of workouts.



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