Safety Training for Swim Coaches (STSC) –go to www.usaswimming.org/coachmember for list of acceptable options. (Must maintain a current certification at all times).
- Take the American Red Cross STSC Online Content Only course. link
The online component must be passed before taking the in-water skills component.
- Using a USA Swimming approved organization, find an instructor to complete the in-water session and get a second certificate from the ARC for the in-water component only. The new ARC in-water certificate will have the following printed on it. Safety Training for Swim Coaches In-Water Skills Session.
OR - Submit a Lifeguarding certificate in lieu of the in-water skills certificate.
Currently Approved Agencies for water skills test: acceptable courses