DASA Development Plan.
April 2012 to March 2013
Increase the number of swimmers in the “Talent Pool”
Up to £4k in grants to clubs with swimmers on Talent Camps.
All clubs to be eligible, to be granted in proportion to number of swimmers attending ALL Talent Camps at Level Three and World Class Development Level.
In order to qualify, a club has to have a minimum of three swimmers attending the Camps.
Increase of two new Swim21 clubs
All existing Swim21 clubs to successfully re-accredit (4 due)
Three clubs to add a new level of accreditation
£250 grant per club on successful accreditation, re-accreditation or addition of a new level (including Masters), to help cover training costs involved.
Two new accreditations plus four re-accreditations, at £250 each, plus three new levels at £250 each.
Teaching and Coaching Qualifications
Match regional grants, where courses are considered appropriate to the club’s Swim21 accreditation level.
Support 30 Level 1 Teaching candidates
Support 20 Level 1 Coaching candidates
Level 1 grants of £80, payable to 50 candidates, total £4,000
Support 15 Level 2 Teaching candidates
Support 15 Level 2 Coaching candidates
Level 2 grants of £160, payable to 30 candidates, total £4,800
Support 3 Level 3 Coaching candidates
Level 3 grants of £400, payable to 3 candidates, total £1200
50% funding for 100 places on CPD seminars for licensed teachers/coaches, to assist in retention of licensed status.
Provide mentoring for DASA affiliated club coaches during the County Performance Squad Saturday training sessions at the ARC Leisure Centre Matlock (at agreed times).
Up to 2K in expenses available.
Other Volunteer Qualifications
30 new J1 Officials
Training at all license levels to be funded by DASA
DASA to pay license fee for all new license applications or renewals
Officials’ CPDs to be arranged by DASA according to need
Safeguarding and Protecting Children
50% funding for 80 candidates, provided the club, rather than the individual, pays the balance
Equity in Your Coaching
100% funding for 20 candidates
A Club For All
50% funding of the online course for 20 candidates – no more than 2 from any one club
Team Manager training
Run three multi-club Team Manager module 1 courses – target 45 candidates
10 candidates to attend a regional Team Manager module 2 course
Young Volunteers 14-21
30 young volunteers to attend Young Aquatic Leader, Young Aquatic Organiser or similar