Saturday, May 19, 2018 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM.
U.S. Masters Swimming is hosting a USMS levels 1&2 Masters coach certification course on Saturday, May 19, 2018 in Denver, CO.
Saturday, May 19, 2018
Classroom Instruction Levels 1&2
8:00am - 3:00pm
Location of Classroom Instruction:
Courtyard Denver Cherry Creek
1475 S. Colorado Blvd
Denver, CO 80222
Instructors: Cokie Lepinski and Mike Hamm
has founded and coached two Masters teams. She was named Coach of the Year by US Masters Swimming in 2014; received the Dorothy Donnelly award in 2014, the USMS Kerry O’Brien award in 2010 and the Pacific Masters Coach of the Year award in 2011. Passionate about stroke technique, Cokie continues to coach stroke clinics and write articles for USMS.
is a USMS ALTS certified lead instructor and USMS certified level 4 Masters coach. He has coached swimming for 47 years, including 22 at the Masters level. A recipient of the Kerry O’Brien Coaches Award, he is currently the head Masters coach at the KROC Center in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. He also owns the Hamm Swim School in Coeur d’Alene, where they specialize in individual instruction for all levels of swimmers. He is an Olympic Trials qualifier, USA All-American and USMS All-American, and he set several NCAA Div. II national records while in college.
- You must be a current USMS Member to participate in the course and receive USMS certification.
- You must review and study the USMS coach certification level 1 prerequisite information on the USMS website prior to arriving to the level 1 & 2 coach certification class. This information will not be presented in class but questions pertaining to it WILL be on the level 1 coach certification test that you will take during the class.
Upon successful completion of the classroom coursework, including all required applications and successfully completed tests, each person will be awarded USMS Level 1 or 2 Certified Masters Coach certification.
$180 for levels 1 and 2 certification. $100 for level 1 or level 2 only. Please note that levels 1 and 2 coach certification are designed to be taken together, on the same day, since we usually do not return to the same location each year. Level 1 is offered in the morning and level 2 follows in the afternoon.
Maximum attendance is 40.
Who should attend?
Current full-time, part-time, volunteer coaches or anyone interested in becoming a Masters coach. Anyone interested in starting or supporting a Masters program.
Please contact your LMSC
for scholarship availability.
Saturday, May 19, 2018
Check-In: 7:45-8:00 am
Level 1 and 2 Training: 8:00am to 3:00pm
Lunch: 10:30 - 11:00am
*Lunch will be provided by USMS - Please note that most of the lunches are sandwich based and do not always include a vegetarian option or recognize dietary restrictions and food allergies. If you have food restrictions, please feel free to bring along something that will accommodate your needs.
Online registration only. Registration closes at midnight Pacific time on Friday, May 18, 2018 or when the course enrollment reaches 40.
Online Registration is Paid by Credit Card
Your online registration for this course will be paid by credit card and processed by Club Assistant. Please look for "ClubAssistant.com Events" on your credit card statement.
The Courtyard Denver Cherry Creek
is offering USMS members a rate of $129.00 per night. This rate is available 5/18/2018 – 5/20/2018 but it must be booked by 4/27/2018. For more information, please follow this link to the Courtyard Denver Cherry Creek
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