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AUSTSWIM Teacher of Towards Competitive Strokes™ (TCS)


  • Multiple locations available throughout Queensland Queensland Australia
  • 1 day
  • Multiple dates available
Closing 1 September 2019



Candidates are required to have:

  1. AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety™ accreditation
  2. A reasonable level of fitness and swimming ability


The course consists of approximately 9 contact hours (theory and practical), plus 10 hours of practical observation.

Topics include:

  1. Towards competitive swimming
  2. External influences and conditions
  3. Instructional styles
  4. Learning - making it work
  5. Development of competitive stroke technique


To gain the accreditation, the following assessment components must be satisfactorily completed within 12 months of the course commencement date.

  1. Practical assessment
  2. Online theory assessment

Additional Requirements:

  1. Practical observation hours
  2. Show evidence of holding a current cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) award. For further information on CPR requirements please follow link:
  3. Show evidence of holding a current and valid Working with Children Check (WWCC)
  4. Teacher Declaration (completed online with exam)
  5. Submit photo for AUSTSWIM Teacher Licence™


On successful completion of all course requirements candidates will receive the AUSTSWIM Teacher of Towards Competitive Strokes™ accreditation. This is valid for 3 years at which point the AUSTSWIM Teacher™ must renew their accreditation (click here for more information).

Enrolment Fee: $227

This fee covers:

  • Course attendance and resources
  • Insurance while completing the practical observation hours.
  • AUSTSWIM Licence once the accreditation is issued
  • AUSTSWIM Teacher insurance

Please refer to our website for further information on AUSTSWIM Teacher Insurance:

Course Dates & Locations:

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Please contact AUSTSWIM on 1300 885 666.

AUSTSWIM QLD Business Centre

1300 885 666

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