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Level 1 Coaching Course in September?

Dear all We are hoping to run a blended (online and practical) Assistant (Level 1) Coaching course in September 2017. A blended course means the theory part of the qualification must be done online prior to the start of the practical sessions reducing the amount of time needed to actually attend in person. If we have a guaranteed 12 names…

Thank you

Thank you to all who attended yesterday’s meeting in Kingstanding. Your support is very much appreciated. Minutes are now on this site, and details of this year’s Water Festival will be sent out in the next week. Next Meeting date is Sunday 24th September – starting with a Brief meeting for the AGM, followed by the standard meeting.

Reminder – SAG Meeting on Sunday 09/07 at 09:30am

Reminder that the Birmingham SAG Meeting will be held on Sunday 9th July, starting at 09:30am. Please email me with any apologies – we must sort out the preparations for this year’s Water Festival. Many thanks Mandy

Time to Listen Course – Stratford and Coventry – Welfare Officers

TIME TO LISTEN COURSES FOR WELFARE OFFICERS Swim England has linked up with the NSPCC and is accredited to deliver the ‘Time to Listen’ module that is aimed at Club Welfare Officers (CWOs).Whilst it is appreciated that some CWOs will be trained and experienced in child protection issues, the Time to Listen programme provides the opportunity to consider the roles and responsibilities…

Reminder – SAG meeting this Sunday at 09:30

Quick reminder – the next SAG meeting will be on Sunday 9th July – starting at 9:30am – at Kingstanding Leisure Centre. Please ensure you attend the meeting (or get someone to represent your club), as we must discuss this year’s Birmingham Water Festival. Many thanks Mandy  

Club Matters Update June 2017

Club Matters Your club and the community Understanding the community your club serves – and engaging with it – can bring huge benefits. Sport is unique in being able to make a positive social and cultural impact in communities across the country. Not only could having a deeper understanding of your community help you identify potential new members, volunteers and…