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FINA Swimming Coaches Certifications
The purpose of this course is to provide all swimming coaches around the world with the possibility to be acknowledged as certified swimming coaches and offer recognition for the work they have accomplished. FINA seeks to give the opportunity to all coaches to progress and have credit for their achievements.
The course is open to coaches of all levels: from teaching children to swim to coaching elite swimmers. Any coach interested in becoming certified should contact their National Federation directly.
FINA Clinics for Coaches
FINA Clinics for Coaches are intended to train coaches of all levels through courses led by an FINA expert.
The purpose of FINA Clinics for Coaches is to:
- Provide basic training to coaches through courses in their respective disciplines;
- Allow for a ‘standardisation’ of the training given to coaches around the world, providing a quality and performance benchmark for National Federations;
- Provide the best education and training to coaches in order to support successful performances in the pool.
Swimming clinic for Officials held in Dar es Salaam (TAN)
A clinic for swimming coaches and officials was organised in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania from April 12-21, 2013.
Germany's Gerd Nottelmann trained 21 participants from Tanzania and 25 from Zanzibar.
The group was very enthusiastic and the clinic was conducted successfully.
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