General CPDs

Find out more about the general CPDs accredited by Swim England Qualifications below.


This CPD provides an insight into safeguarding issues, how to deal with those concerns and how to access support and advice.

The course reflects Wavepower, Swim England’s child safeguarding policy and procedures publication. It is also an integral part of the Stronger Affiliation process, which introduces new measures for affiliated clubs aimed at ensuring the safety of members.

The CPD is for swimming teachers, coaches and other club personnel covered by Wavepower.

This CPD provides 3 CIMSPA points endorsed against CIMSPA’s Safeguarding and Protecting Children Professional Standard.

Available as an online webinar, led by tutors, allowing participants in various locations to be guided through the course from home.

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Foundations of Inclusivity

The aim of this CPD is to provide individuals with the foundations of inclusivity to enable a change in mind set by adopting the social approach of inclusion to a range of environments. It is designed to be engaging throughout and ensures the individual obtains current up-to-date knowledge and tools to put inclusion into practice. The strength of this CPD lies in its co-production, using genuine case studies to illustrate how the social approach to inclusion has been applied successfully in a range of sports and environments.

The CPD is for anyone and everyone, inclusive of educators, volunteers, officials, learners, teachers, coaches, athletes, and the general workforce from within and outside the leisure sector.

This CPD provides 3.5 CIMSPA points endorsed against CIMSPA’s Working Inclusively Professional Standard.

3.5 hours theory.

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Learn to Swim Helper

The aim of this CPD is to provide a Learn to Swim helper with the knowledge, skills and understanding needed to effectively help qualified Swimming Teachers within a swimming lesson programme.

This CPD is aimed at anyone over the age of 14 years wanting to gain experience and / or volunteer in a Learn to Swim programme to then progress on to completing the SEQ Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) and beyond.

This CPD provides 2.5 CIMSPA points.

3 hours theory and 3.5 hours pool practical.

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