Become at Total Immersion™ Coach
Total Immersion is a highly successful and rewarding way to teach and practice swimming; it offers a unique career opportunity as well. If you love TI swimming, why not make your living teaching what you love? TI instructors are distinguished from all others both by their ability to teach anyone to swim well, and their capacity to inspire their students to real passion for swimming and launch them on a Kaizen (Continuous Improvement) Swimming path.
WHY BECOME A TI TEACHING PROFESSIONAL?
Your strongest motivation should be:
A deep passion for TI Swimming and a desire to share it with others;
A desire to advance your own practice and mastery by teaching others; and
The knowledge of how satisfying it will be to help others master an essential life skill.
HOW WILL I BE TRAINED?
Your TI professional path begins as a Certified Coach 1.0. Our instructor development program is designed to develop both teaching and people skills in small-group training sessions with personal attention. You'll learn the biomechanics and fluid dynamics of a human body moving through water, a foolproof stepwise system for teaching the foundations of super-efficient swimming - as well as the science of learning and art of teaching. We'll cover in-pool instruction, and how to accelerate learning through subtle hands-on adjustment of head, limbs, torso - even the fingers. We'll also cover video analysis and methods for presenting TI concepts and principles to individuals and small groups.
HOW CAN I USE MY CERTIFICATION AND LICENSE AS A TI TEACHING PROFESSIONAL?
Promote yourself as a Certified Total Immersion Coach and coach private lessons and groups of up to 3 people. Use the globally-recognized Total Immersion name, trademarks and logo to market your business. Be listed on TI's global directory of certified instructors. (Additional fee applies) Join the TI Coach Academy to continue your self-improvement as an instructor and business owner. Participate in teaching opportunities on the TI Academy to bring yourself before thousands of daily visitors on the TI website. Purchase any official TI-self-coaching tools (books, DVDs, etc) for resale at preferred Coach Wholesale rate Earn money by participating in the Coach Affiliate Sales program. Participate in additional TI training and certification programs open to Certified Coaches only. And much more...
HOW DO I QUALIFY TO ATTEND THE TRAINING COURSE?
Complete three steps:
- Step 1 - Experience TI As A Student
Learn and practice TI stroke technique by attending a live TI training event, or receiving a series of lessons from a certified TI Coach. TI has a unique way of learning and teaching. All would-be coaches should experience TI as a student before seeking to teach it.
- Step 2 - Master The Form and Essential Drills
Practice both the TI freestyle stroke and the 4 main drills presented in the TI Essential Skills video learning program. Submit a link to video of your comfortable demonstration of whole stroke and a select group of drills.
- Step 3 - Apply For The Course
Apply for the coach training course, attend, and complete the TI Coach 1.0 Certification Course (3 days). Or via an Apprenticeship Program