USMS Courses and Clinics

Saturday, April 14, 2018 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM

USMS Courses and Clinics



USMS Level 3 Coach Certification Boston, MA

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U.S. Masters Swimming is hosting a USMS Level 3 Masters coach certification course on Saturday, April 14, 2018 in Boston, MA.

Saturday, April 14, 2018
Classroom Instruction Level 3
8:30am - 3:00pm

Location of Classroom Instruction
Courtyard Boston Marlborough 
75 Felton Street
Marlborough, MA  01752


Instructors: Mel Goldstein and TBA

Mel Goldstein was the 2001 Speedo US Masters Coach of the year, Mel won the 1997 Ransom J. Arthur MD Award that goes annually to a person who best supports the objectives of Masters swimming. It is the highest honor bestowed by United States Masters Swimming. He is a past President of USMS and a USMS All American with 255 Individual Top Ten Achievements. In 2012, he was inducted into the International Masters Swimming Hall of Fame.

You must have completed Levels 1&2 of the USMS Masters coach certification program and be a current USMS Member to participate in the course.

Certification Process
Upon successful completion of the certification process, including all required memberships, applications and completed tests: Each person will be awarded a USMS level 3 Certified Masters Coach certificate.

$225 for Level 3 Course.

Maximum attendance is 25.

Who should attend?
Current full-time, part-time or volunteer coaches who would like to explore the possibilities of coaching Masters swimmers as a profession. Anyone interested in supporting their existing team and coach.

The New England LMSC is pleased to offer $50 scholarships to NE-LMSC members who successfully complete the level 1-2 or level 3 coach certification and/or ALTS certification courses. The NE-LMSC will issue the scholarship as a reimbursement to members post event. Checks will be mailed to the member’s address on file with USMS. You may contact if you have any questions. If you are coming from another LMSC, please contact your LMSC for scholarship availability.

Saturday, April 14, 2018
Check-In: 8:00- 8:30 am
Level 3 Training: 8:30am to 3:00pm
Lunch: 12:00

*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
Online registration only. Registration closes at midnight pacific time on Friday, April 13, 2018 or when the course enrollment reaches 25.

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 " Events" on your credit card statement.

The Courtyard Boston Marlborough is offering USMS members a rate of $99.00 per night.  This rate is available 4/13/2018 – 4/15/2018 but it must be booked by 3/14/2018.  For more information, please follow this link to the Courtyard Boston Marlborough.

Contact Marianne Groenings

75 Felton Street
Marlborough, MA 01752

Cancellation Policy

Coach certification registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable to another individual. However, If you can provide the USMS national office with a minimum of 72 hours notice before the start of the scheduled course, you may transfer your registration to a course at an alternate date and location. Written email notification must be sent to

Registration is not available at this time.