Safe Sport Training

Safe Sport Training: Led by an OCCS coach, swimmers and parents go through the Safe Sport Training courses in a zoom format. This training is required for Safe Sport and is offered for free.

All 13 & over swimmers are expected to take this training at least once every two years to encourage learning about staying and keeping others safe regarding adult and minor relationships.

Occoquan Swimming Safe Sport and Minor Athlete Protection Policies


Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention-Adult Acknowledgement Form

Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy 2.0

Best Practices for Safe Sport



USA Swimming Safe Sport

Safe Sport Training for Minor Athletes

Athlete Protection Training for adults (18 & over athletes & non-athletes)

USA Swimming Code of Conduct

To deal with a Safe Sport concern, contact USA Swimming at (719) 866-4578

Contact the U.S. Center for Safe Sport to make a report. Call (720) 524-5640 or use the

online reporting form or find more information at

Todd Mercer is the OCCS Safe Sport Coordinator, if you have any questions he can be reached by email or phone (703)615-2994 


Revised 9/08/2020