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Dive into an AUSTSWIM Certified course this summer at Learn to Swim Victoria! This course offers a kick-start to a unique and gratifying career with great earning potential. Swim Teaching is an enjoyable part-time job that offers flexible hours.

Swimming Australia Ltd. is the governing body for the sport of swimming in Australia. Connected with Swimming Australia as a member organisation, is the Australia Swim Coaches and Teachers Association (ASCTA) which is the professional body for coaches and teachers in Australia. As such they have developed a range of qualifications designed to create great swim teachers and coaches and if you fall in love with the industry they have many professional development options to develop your career further.

The following will be provided for you at the course:

  • A Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety Candidate Handbook
  • The AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety Manual

The AUSTSWIM Teacher Course has been developed by some of Australia’s top teachers and coaches with the requirements of new teachers in mind. It combines self-paced theory, a practical induction and on-the-job training to ensure prospective teachers gain experience in all aspects of aquatic education.


Learn to Swim Victoria is an approved provider of the AUSTSWIM Teacher Course and provides an ideal training spot for new teachers. Our small class sizes, wide range of swimmers’ ages and abilities and experienced teachers/coaches make Learn to Swim Victoria, the perfect place to undergo on-the-job training after you’ve finished the course. Swim instructor courses are offered several times a year and everyone is welcome.

If you would like to find out more information about our next AUSTSWIM Course (taking place September 23 & 24, 2019), please contact our office on (03) 9455 1330, alternatively, you can email us here