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Open Water Coaching 2 - Perth

04 Jun 2023

Open Water Coaching 2 - Perth has now closed and you will not be able to sign-up for it. Please check the Organiser's Description for any organiser updates.
This event is in a testing state, and is not open for public sign-ups until the organiser has launched it.

Organiser's Description

Triathlon Scotland - Open Water Coaching CPD

The British Triathlon Open Water workshop is a one-day coaching CPD workshop containing a mix of practical and classroom activities aimed primarily at coaches who currently deliver or would like to deliver coached open water sessions.

You can read a full overview of the Open Water Coaching CPD Module here.

As well as getting hands-on practical experience coaching a group of open water swimmers, you will also cover:

  • The types of activities that can go into an open water session and how to integrate these into a session plan
  • The health and safety of open water coaching and what to look for in a venue when delivering open water sessions
  • Coaching skills for effective open water session delivery
  • How to effectively manage a safety team and gaining an insight on how to best work with them.

Please note – on completion of the Open Water CPD Workshop you will be required to deliver within your qualification remit:

  • Level 1 and trainee Level 2 coaches can only assist open water swim sessions under direct supervision from Level 2 or above coach.
  • Qualified Level 2 and above coaches are insured to deliver open water swim sessions independently.


  • Minimum Level 1 Triathlon Coach
  • Valid British Triathlon Home Nation membership

Course Overview

The delivery of this course includes:

  • Classroom Session (at Willowgate) - 4 June 2023 @ 10:30 - 15:00
  • Practical Session (at Willowgate) - 4 June 2023 @ 15:30 -17:30

Additionally, you will also have access to an online resource bank with further technical information and resources to support learning and understanding of open water swim coaching.

Venue: Willowgate Activity Centre Stockgreen Lodge, Lairwell, Perth PH2 7JU

Cost:  The total cost for the Open Water Coaching CPD Module is £65.

Please email if you have any questions in relation to the sessions. 

Full Terms and Conditions For Triathlon Scotland Coach CPD sessions can be found here:


29 May 2023 23:59£65.00

For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge

A British Triathlon Race Pass is required for participants who are not a British Triathlon Home Nation member. For this event, Race Pass costs are £2.00 (plus £0.08 service charge) for participants aged 24 and under, and £8.00 (plus £0.32 service charge) otherwise.

Dates and Status

Date: 04/06/2023

10:30:00 - 17:30:00

Status: Closed

Total Places: 12

Places Available: ??


Morven Bruce

07355 330 059


Willowgate Activity Centre, Stockgreen Lodge, Kinfauns, Perth PH2 7JU