June 14, 2019
Urgent - Athlete Protection Training required by all Flatiron Swimming parents and athletes before June 23rd, 2019
USA Swimming is currently implementing their Minor Athlete Abuse Protection Policy (MAAPP). In order to become a Safe Sport Recognition certified club (a requirement by USA Swimming) we need all our parents and athletes (both minor: 17&U and adult: 18&O athletes) to go online and take the Athlete Protection Training on the USA Swimming website before June 23rd, 2019.
The Athlete Protection Training is available for both USA Swimming members and non-members.
Parents must complete the SAFE SPORT FOR PATENTS
Minor athletes (17&U) must complete the FREE SAFE SPORT TRAINING FOR MINOR ATHLETES
Adult athletes (18&O) must complete ATHLETE PROTECTION TRAINING
Directions to access the Athlete Protection Training (APT):
Go to www.usaswimming.org home page
Click on SAFE SPORT located on the upper right hand side of the screen
Scroll down to TAKE A SAFE SPORT COURSE
Click on the appropriate course:
MINOR ATHLETES (17&U) : click on FREE SAFE SPORT TRAINING FOR MINOR ATHLETES.
ADULT ATHLETES (18&O): click on ATHLETE PROTECTION TRAINING
PARENTS: Click on SAFE SPORT FOR PARENTS
For USA Swimming Members: access the training at www.usaswimming.org/learn
If you are not a USA Swimming member, you can create a free non-member education account and access the courses at learn.usaswimming.org
LSC = CO
Club Name = Flatiron Athletic Club
Club Code = FAC
If you have questions please let us know.
Tricia and Wolfgang