The Swim Australia™ Teacher of Adolescents and Adults course will add to the body of knowledge that a Swim Australia™ Teacher or Swim Australia™ Teacher of Competitive Swimming already possesses with specific content related to learners approximately 14 years and older.

Enrolment Requirements

  • A current Swim Australia™ Teacher qualification, or
  • A current Swim Australia™ Teacher of Competitive Swimming qualification

Course Content

  • Adolescent and Adults Swimming
  • Factors in Adolescent and Adult swimming
  • Andragogy
  • Medical Considerations
  • Water familiarisation, swimming and water safety skills
  • Lesson Planning
  • Background and references


You must provide your Unique Student Identifier (USI) number at the time of enrolment. A USI is your individual education number and is required if you are undertaking nationally recognised training. To find your USI and further information please visit the website

Course structure

This course of study is based entirely upon a self-paced review and completion of the course contents. Upon completion of the Units of Study, the Assessment Workbook is to be completed and returned to SCTA Accreditation for review.

Once accredited, your qualification will be registered against your SCTA Dita teacher profile and an updated Teacher Certificate will be issued electronically which notes your completed Adolescents and Adults qualification.

Students have up to 12 months to complete this course but may be accredited sooner should they have completed and submitted all course requirements.

Accreditation Requirements

Completion of:

  • SAT AA Assessment Workbook
  • A copy of a current Statement of Attainment listing the HLTAID009- Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Current Working with Children Check
  • Unique Student Identifier (USI)
  • Current SAT or SAT CS Qualification
  • Completion of the Safe Sport Framework


To enrol, please download the enrolment form, complete form and email [email protected]

Certification | Accreditation

An added benefit of this self-paced study course is that is constitutes SCTA Professional Development and thus extends the expiration date of any current and existing Swim Australia™ Teacher accreditations you have for a further 3 years from the date of this course’s completion.

Students who have successfully completed this course will receive an updated electronic Swim Australia Teacher certificate which notes your completed SAT AA qualification.