Appointed by FINA
About the course
FINA offers to all coaches affiliated to a FINA National Member Federation the possibility to
undertake the FINA Coaches Certification Course – Assistant Coach Level (L1):
It is designed to meet the needs of those National Federations who have requested coaches’
instruction at a beginner level and do not have any certifiable programme to train coaches in
their country and/or a programme equivalent to those offered by FINA.
The course caters to those coaches with no prior knowledge or coaching experience and
prepares them for assistant coaching duties in swimming.
Certification duration: 30 hours
Online Learning: 12-15 hours
Face to Face Course: 18 hours over 2.5 days
Course language: English, French or Spanish
Certification validity: 48 months