Coaching Resources

New Rules – Scoring System

Technical Package 2022-2023

FINA Artistic Swimming Manual

High Performance Criteria 2022-2023

Star Testing Skill Assessment Sheets

ASWA Development Pathway

Coach Pathways

Artistic Swimming WA’s AquaStART 

The AquaStART Course is for instructors teaching Artistic Swimming WA’s participation non-competitive programs.

To learn more about becoming an instructor contact Artistic Swimming WA’s Development Officer


Artistic Swimming Australia’s Coaching Course

The ASA Coach Education Framework outlines the step-by-step process from which coaches can develop their skills and experience.

The entry-level course is the Foundation Coach Education course, perfect for athletes, parents, and schoolteachers who want to understand the basics of the sport and the general coaching principles.

The program is aligned with the basics of the Synchro Skills – Skill Acquisition Program and related Skills Curriculum (Red and Orange Level).

The Foundation course is delivered through the Artistic Swimming Australia eLearning Platform, which provides excellent geographical and time flexibility.

Foundation course breakdown:

  • Module 1: Role of Coach
  • Module 2: Legal Requirements
  • Module 3: Growth & Development
  • Module 4: Communication
  • Module 5: Teaching & learning
  • Module 6: Planning
  • Module 7: Orange skills
  • Module 8: Red skills
  • Module 9: Hypoxia

For mor information click here to access Artistic Swimming Australia website.

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