USA Swimming LEARN Platform Athletes and parents can independently complete the training sessions using the USA Swimming LEARN platform.


One Volunteer service hour will be credited for each certificate that is emailed upon completion.

Email to [email protected] 

For athletes: - be sure to enter your swimmer's name and date of birth

1. Visit

2. Go to menu at top left indicated by three lines - choose Swimmers & Parents

3. Scroll down to Safe sport for parents .

4. Two options - Training for Parents, Training for athletes 

5. Register for an account - each family member MUST have a separate account with their own email address

    For swimmers, officials choose "member"

    For parents choose "non member"

6. For athletes ages 12-18, click on the Safe Sport for Athletes course and complete the course using the prompts.

7. For athletes over the age of 18, click on SafeSport Training for Adult Athletes.

8. Parents Choose safe sport for parents

9. Complete info with Name, date of birth - LSC - GULF, choose Sharks Swim Club 


11.Scroll to bottom for "Safe Sport for Parents" - add course, then go through course 


Upon completion of the course you wil need to get your certificate:

Log in to (use your login credentials created at the beginning)It will show 100% complete, click on the link to access your certificate. Download the file as a pdf and email to [email protected] to get 1 hour volunteer credit for each certificate completed. 


Gulf Swimming is offering bi-monthly zoom calls for both parents and swimmers (aged 12-18) to participate in the Safe Sport/MAAPP zoom call.

Click HERE to go to the Gulf Swimming page and scroll down to this months dates.

There is no need to register, simply give yourself a reminder five minutes before the course and click on the link to attend.