Safe Sport and The Tornadoes Swim Team

The Tornadoes Swim Team is committed to fostering a fun, healthy, and safe environment for everyone on our team. As a result we are providing USA Swimming Safe Sport resources to our team members and information about how to report an incident.

Tornadoes Swim Team Safe Sport Coordinator: BreAnne Green

Athlete Protection Training Requirement in Compliance with USA Safe Sport

 

Swimmers over the age of 18 and individuals who supervise athletes are required to complete the Athlete Protection Training (APT) through the Learn Program at USA Swimming. Read through the links below to see if it is required for your job position. 

 

USA SWIM REGISTRATION INCLUDING ATP REQUIRED FOR THE FOLLOWING:

A non-Athlete USA/Oregon Swimming Registration must be completed annually. This has 3 components: Registration Form and Fee, Background Check and Fee, and the Athlete Protection Training (Free). The team reimburses the fees for these individuals if the forms are submitted to the [email protected] for processing.

 

 

  • COACHES
  • BOARD MEMBERS
  • OFFICIALS
  • MEET DIRECTORS
  • CHAPERONES

 

 

ATP IS REQUIRED FOR ALL ATHLETES OVER THE AGE OF 18

Athletes must complete the ATP prior to their 18th birthday.  They cannot attend practice or meets once they are 18 unless it is completed.  Athletes should be notified of this at least 30 days before their birthday by the head coach. Upon completion, certificates should be emailed to [email protected] and [email protected].

 

ATP IS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING JOBS AND MAY BE REQUIRED BY 2022:

 

  • LOCKER ROOM MONITORS
  • MEET MARSHALS
  • SAFE SPORT REP

 

 

ATP ENCOURAGED FOR THE FOLLOWING ADULTS

  • ALL OTHER  VOLUNTEERS THAT SUPERVISE OR INTERACT WITH ATHLETES ON A REGULAR BASIS

 

ATP COMPLETION CERTIFICATE

Use the links below to guide you through the process. When you have completed your training do the following things:

 

  1. Sign-up on the parent club page under ATHLETE PROTECTION TRAINING to receive 4 hours of credit for the online training.  Record date on your certificate in the box provided during sign-ups.
  2. E-mail the certificate to our Safe Sport Coordinator Breanne Larios: [email protected]

MAAPP Applicable Adults Information

OSI ATP Troubleshooting Instructions:

USA SWIMMING APT HOME PAGE

 

SAFE SPORT STAFF

833-5US-SAFE (587-7233)

1 Olympic Plaza

Colorado Springs, CO 80909-5780

719.866.3536
[email protected]