If a coach is Competition Introduction trained, they can coach recreational programs except AquaGO! AquaGO! must be taught by trained AquaGO! instructors – regardless of their other levels of certification.
CAS has released a one-day AquaGO! certification course for coaches who are already certified at Competition Introduction level and higher. This one-day course will be available until December 31, 2020. Please contact your Provincial course administrator for more information. After that time, all coaches will take the full AquaGO! certification course if they wish to instruct AquaGO!
Effective April 1, 2021, all coaches must be trained AquaGO! Instructors prior to commencing training at the Competition Introduction level.
All CAS club programs must also adhere to the standards and requirements for instructors set by the municipalities they operate within.