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CPD seminars

The Swim Ireland Continuous Professional Development seminars have been developed to target a range of different levels of aquatic teacher, coach, club volunteer, parent and swimmer.

Please be advised that as from 1st February 2014 CPD Certificates in hard copy will no longer be issued. Teachers and Coaches will be notified of the points awarded electronically.

CPD Seminars are – Workshops and seminars delivered by Swim Ireland approved centres and tutors are the means by which an individual can maintain, improve and broaden their knowledge and skills and develop the personal qualities required for their roles as teachers, coaches, tutors, officials, team managers etc. The benefits of these seminars and workshops or Continuous Professional Development (CPD) include: up to date knowledge on all current teaching and coaching practices, allows a sharing of knowledge and an opportunity to network, CPD’s can be delivered in clubs and regionally and CPD points count towards teachers and coaches obtaining their Swim Ireland License. CPD Seminars must be accredited with Swim Ireland to gain CPD points (1 point per hour of contact learning time) and seminars will usually last for between 3-8 hours.

For further information on Teacher/Coach Licensing please click here

Please see below for a list of seminars that Swim Ireland offer. For more specific information then visit the attachments.

Title

Duration

Cost

Points

Frontcrawl

3hrs

SI Member:

€35 / £30

Non Member:

€40 / £35

3

Backcrawl

3hrs

3

Breaststroke

3hrs

3

Butterfly

3hrs

3

Effective Sculling (bring swimwear)

3hrs

3

Teaching Turns (bring swimwear)

3hrs

3

Long Term Athlete Development

3hrs

3

Set Construction (Coaching)

3hrs

3

Planning for Performance (Coaching)

3hrs

3

Officials Level 1 – Timekeeper

3hrs

€5 / £4

3

FUNdamnetals (bring swimwear)

4hrs + 15mins break

SI Member:

€40 / £35

Non Member:

€45 / £40

4

Including Disabled Swimmers

4hrs + 15mins. break

4

Working with Children with behavioural difficulties

4hrs + 15mins. break

4

Mini Polo (bring swimwear)

4hrs + 15mins. break

SI Member:

€40 / £35

Non Member:

€45 / £40

4

Officials Level 2 Certificate of attendance is only given once the candidate logbook has been returned to the office. 3 Points per Judge qualification.

5 hrs + 30mins break

€12 / £10

Gym Edge

6hrs + 1 hr break

€60

6

 

To see when upcoming seminars are running, click here.

CPD Seminars