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About the Course
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 swim management, coaching communication, teaching methods, and guidance on developing young athletes.
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
ASCA Board of Directors Member: Chad Onken.
Chad Onken is the Co-Head Coach of the Quest Swimming program in his hometown of Midlothian, Virginia, USA. He started with Quest on January 1st, 2019. https://www.teamunify.com/team/vaqs/page/home