Coach Education

Artistic swimming coaches are certified under NCCP. AquaGO!, Competition Introduction and Competition Development courses may be offered in Saskatchewan. Contact the Saskatchewan Artistic Swimming Technical Director for more information.

Coach/Judge Conference

Saskatchewan Artistic Swimming is pleased to host the bi-annual Coach/Judge Conference on September 28-29, 2019, in Regina. Coaches and judges from across Canada are encouraged to attend this event. The conference includes joint sessions for coaches and judges as well as sessions for coaches only and judges only. Contact our Technical Director for more information.

Respect in Sport

All Saskatchewan Artistic Swimming coaches must complete the Respect in Sport course. For more information on Respect in Sport and to take the certification online, follow this link http://www.sasksport.sk.ca/RiS/.


Click here to download the Saskatchewan Artistic Swimming Respect in Sport Policy for Coaches.

 

NCCP Certification

AquaGO!

  • A recreational coach who teaches recreational athletes.
  • Must be fully certified in Aqua Go program to instruct the course.
  • Contact our Technical Director for more information.

Competition Introduction

  • A competitive coach who may work with athletes competing in Provincial Stream, Limited Competitive or Recreational athletes.
  • To coach Provincial Stream or Limited Competitive athletes at a Saskatchewan Artistic Swimming sanctioned competition, the coach must be fully certified NCCP Competition Introduction or higher prior to registration for competition.
  • Note: Competition Introduction is a combination of the previous NCCP Level 1 and 2 certifications.
  • Contact our Technical Director for more information.

Competition Development

  • A competitive coach who works with all levels of athletes.
  • To coach National Stream athletes at Sandra Roberts National Stream Provincials, a coach must be fully certified at the Competitive Development Level prior to the competition.
  • See CAS 3.1.9 Coach Eligibility.
  • Contact our Technical Director for more information.

Advanced Coaching Diploma

NCCP Level 1

  • Teaches up to Star 8.
  • A coach who works with Recreational, Limited Competitive, and/or Provincial Stream but is not permitted on deck at competitions.

NCCP Level 2

  • Teaches up to Superstar 2.
  • A coach who works with Recreational Athletes, Limited Competitive and/or Provincial Stream athletes.

NCCP Level 3 Coach

  • Teaches any Star level.
  • A coach who works with all levels of athletes.