NRASTC – National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers and Coaches

June 21, 2021

NRASTC is a supervision and rescue award for swimming teachers, coaches and/or instructors working during programmed activities, such as swimming lessons and club sessions.

It is suitable for teachers and coaches working in a wide range of swimming pools where the water is deeper than the teachers’ standing depth and meets the Individual sites risk assessment.

Course Pre Requisites

  • Swim 50m
  • Surface dive to the deepest part the pool
  • Climb out without help and without using steps or ladders.
  • Be aged 16 or older at the time of the assessment


Full course: €125.00 for members / €150.00 for non Swim Ireland-members

Virtual Classroom ONLY: €100.00 for members / €120.00 for non Swim Ireland-members

Practical ONLY: €50.00 for members / €60.00 for non Swim Ireland-members

Dates & Booking

NRASTC - Saturday July 10 and Sunday July 11

NRASTC - Thursday July 29 and Friday July 30

NRASTC - Monday August 8 and Tuesday August 9

NRASTC - Evening course - August 10, 12, 17, 19

Not a Swim Ireland member? Want to get discounts on Education courses? You can sign up to be a member of Swim Ireland via our Membership page.