The powers and duties of the Coaches Committee are:

- in coordination with the Development Committee, to fulfil FINA development programme requirements,
- to participate in the Coaches Certification programme for each discipline,
- to bring the coaches experience and requirements with occasion of FINA Competitions to the respective Management Committee of the event,
- to be in contact with and bring forward recommendations and proposals from the coaches around the world, and
- to advise on any proposal or amendments to Technical Rules for each discipline.