Triathlon Scotland - Open Water Coaching Aug 2018

18 Aug 18

Triathlon Scotland - Open Water Coaching Aug 2018 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

Open Water Coaching

The Open Water Coaching workshop is aimed primarily at coaches who currently deliver or would like to deliver coached open water sessions.

Session Details

Date: Saturday 18 August 2018

Time: 09:00 - 17:00

Venue: Pinkston Watersports, 75 North Canal Bank Street, Glasgow, G4 9XP

Tutor: Alan Cardwell



The one-day workshop has a mix of theory and practical designed to support the development of open water coaching knowledge and ability. There is also an opportunity to gain practical experience through coaching a group of open water swimmers.

Workshop Content 

  • What types of activities 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.

Additionally learners will also have access to an online module on the Learning Hub with further resources.


  • A minimum of Level 1 Triathlon Coach.
  • Up to date Triathlon Scotland Membership.

What to Bring

Wetsuit, goggles, warm clothes, paper, pen, lunch, snacks and water. 

How to get involved?

Click the sign up button at the top of this page.

Once you have signed up you will receive an email from the Coaching Development Manager, Susie Benson, no earlier than 10 days prior to the CPD Session. This will contain all the information you will need regarding the day. 

If you have a disability or any additional needs and require assistance in order to fully participate in this session please email 

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



16 Aug 2018£45.00

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

Dates and Status

Date: 18/08/2018

Status: Closed

Total Places: 12

Places Available: ??


Gemma Simpson

01786 466928


Pinkston Watersports 75 North Canal Bank Street Glasgow G4 9XP