Instructor Certification Adult Learn to Swim
U.S. Masters Swimming and the New England LMSC are hosting a USMS ALTS instructor certification course on Sunday, October 15, 2023 in Boston, MA.
Sunday, October 15, 2023 in Boston, MA
Check-in: 7:30 - 8:00 a.m.
Classroom instruction: 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch: 1:00 p.m.*
In-water pool instruction: 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Location of classroom and pool instruction:
Sunday, October 15, 2023
Shamrock Swim Club
411 Unquity Rd
Milton, MA 02186
* A light lunch will be provided by the NE LMSC.
Bill Meier is a lead USMS-certified Adult Learn to Swim instructor and Level 4 USMS-certified Masters coach. He is the facility director for the Kilpatrick Athletic Center at Bard College at Simon’s Rock in Great Barrington, Mass., and the head coach of the PaceMakers swim team. As the chairman of the New England LMSC, he directed an effort to teach adults to swim, and that program has grown into USMS’s national April is Adult Learn-to-Swim Month campaign. Bill has run a successful SwimAmerica program for almost 20 years and has coached age-group, high school, college and Masters programs. He was the captain of his college team and, as an ocean lifeguard on the south shore of Long Island, competed in the Ironman and ocean dory races. He is a Dorothy Donnelly Service Award recipient, which is given to outstanding USMS volunteers.
You must be a current USMS member to participate in the course and receive USMS ALTS Instructor certification. You must be able to perform the following five water-competency skills:
ALTS certification course registrations are non-refundable and non-transferrable to another individual. However, you may transfer your registration to a course at an alternate date and location. Questions, please email Bill Brenner at email@example.com