There are many ways that YMCA swim coaches can learn and develop in their roles. A large number are free or at a nominal cost. Below is a list of resources, opportunities and partner organizations that can stimulate coach development.

YMCA's Learning and Career Development Center (LCDC) - offers 176 online e-learning courses across all program areas, personal and leadership development and competencies. Examples - Principles of Youth Development, Advancing Equity, Training Young Athletes, Basics of Program Management, Introduction to Character Development, Foundations of Listen First...
Aquatics on Link
Coaches page - includes online coaches clinics
Community Quarantine Resources for coaches and swimmers


ASCA is offering 25% off all Continuing Education and Talks for members (use ASCA25 at checkout) through the end of April 2020
Coronavirus Resources for coaches


GoSwim - Through a partnership with ASCA, is currently free and anyone may access videos and lessons


Fitter and Faster - Through a partnership with ASCA, Fitter and Faster is offering webinars through its site for coaches, swimmers and parents