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USMS Coach Certification Update

USMS has brought the USMS Masters Certification process in-house and as a result, ASCA no longer processes the applications or issues the certificates for USMS coach certification.  Here is updated information on the USMS Masters certification requirements.

Upcoming USMS Coach Certification Clinics

USMS Coach Certification clinics are a great way to improve a coach’s knowledge and marketability. There are a number of opportunities to attend a clinic and complete the certification process.

New USMS/ASCA Coach Certification Clinic

A new opportunity for USMS/ASCA Masters Coach Certification at Level 1 and Level 2 has been announced.

Certifiable Coaches

Registration is open for a USMS/ASCA Masters Coaching certification clinic on Sept 14 in Jacksonville, FL.

ASCA World Clinic 2011

The American Swimming Coaches Association (ASCA) World Clinic 2011 is being held in San Diego, CA, Sept 6-11.

WAVA Coaching Certification Class Praised

The efforts of Warrenton Masters (WAVA) and coach Charlie Tupitza in hosting the first USMS/ASCA Masters Level I and II swim coach certification class  justifiably have been receiving attention and praise.

SwimFest ’11 Registration Now Online

Registration for SwimFest ’11 (May 20-22 in Atlanta) is now live! Swimmers and coaches, join us for a weekend of interactive clinics and instruction in a friendly, non-competitive environment. Space is limited, so don’t delay.

First Edition of LMSC Coaches Newsletter

Jay Peluso, LMSC Coaches Committee chair, has put out the first edition of the LMSC Coaches Newsletter. It is primarily aimed at masters coaches, it will be published on a quarterly basis.

Masters Coach Certification Class

Warrenton Masters and USMS are hosting a USMS Masters Coach Level I and II Certification Class March 5-6 in Warrenton, VA. You may register online or by mail. The Virginia LMSC will pay the $100 registration fee for the clinic for up to 10 coaches; please contact Jay Peluso or Charlie Tupitza for further details.