USMS Courses and Clinics

Saturday, December 11, 2021 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM

USMS Courses and Clinics



USMS Level 3 Coach Certification - Raleigh, NC


U.S. Masters Swimming and the North Carolina LMSC are hosting a USMS Level 3 Masters coach certification course on Saturday, December 11, 2021 in Raleigh, NC
Saturday, December 11, 2021
Classroom Instruction Level 3
11:30a.m. - 3:00p.m.

Location of Classroom Instruction
Courtyard by Marriott Raleigh Midtown
1041 Wake Towne Dr
Raleigh, NC 27609

Instructor: Bill Brenner

Bill Brenner is the Sr. Director Club and Coach Development of U.S. Masters Swimming. He has over 35 years of experience coaching swimming at the age group, college and Masters levels. A USMS certified level 4 Masters coach, Bill has been involved in the evolution of the USMS Masters coach certification courses curricula and has taught hundreds of classes to thousands of Masters coaches. Bill established the USMS Adult learn-to-swim certification program and serves as an ALTS lead instructor. With the knowledge acquired from coaching 20-30 Masters swim clinics each year, Bill recently wrote the USMS Clinic Course for Coaches, teaching Masters coaches how to run a successful USMS stroke development clinic. Bill serves as an ambassador and advocate for USMS by visiting hundreds of existing clubs and workout groups, establishing new Masters programs, speaking at national aquatics conferences and maintaining relationships with strategic partners such as USA-Swimming, USA-Triathlon, Y-USA, LifeTime Fitness and the Kroc Centers. Prior to joining USMS as a staff member, Bill served USMS as a volunteer at the local and national level. He has been a swim meet director, support team staff member and coach at his local program, the Sarasota YMCA Sharks Masters. Bill enjoys sharing his passion for swimming with others by encouraging adults to swim for life.

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 20.

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.

Please contact your LMSC for scholarship availability.

Saturday, December 11, 2021
Check-In: 11:00- 11:30 a.m.
Level 3 Training: 11:30a.m. to 3:00p.m.

*Due to COVID concerns, attendees will be responsible for their own water and snacks/lunch.

Online Registration
Online registration only. Registration closes at midnight pacific time on Friday, December 10, 2021 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.

Contact Bill Brenner

Courtyard Raleigh Midtown
1041 Wake Towne Dr
Raleigh, NC 27609 United States

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