The Australian Swimming Coaches and Teachers Association (ASCTA) and Swim Australia are the peak body for swimming Coaches, Teachers and Swim Schools in Australia.
We have a range of priorities for the further development of our learn-to-swim programs, the swim safety industry and the sport of swimming. ASCTA is a corporate entity with business objectives and is a not for profit special interest group dedicated to providing service to its Members and acting as an advocate on their behalf.
ASCTA and Swim Australia is dedicated to developing world leading practises in the education, accreditation, professional development and ongoing support for swimming Coaches and swimming and water safety Teachers, as well as developing and empowering our swim school network through the delivery of world’s best practice guidelines, professional development programs, growth opportunities and business support.
Whilst our core business is based in Australia, ASCTA and Swim Australia has members throughout the world and delivers conferences, resources, courses and services overseas.
ASCTA also is an active member of both the World Swimming Coaches Association and the International Federation of Swimming Teachers Associations.