New Department of Labor Overtime Regulations
On May 18, 2016, President Obama announced the publication of the Department of Labor’s final rule updating overtime regulations. This new rule, which goes into effect December 1, 2016, will automatically extend overtime pay protections to over 4 million workers. This action will impact nearly every employer in America, including USA Swimming member clubs.
Club Leadership School 101 Online Course
To register for Club Leadership and Business Management 101 Online, click the learn more button below. After completing registration you will be directed to the course.
CLUB LEADERSHIP SCHOOL 201
For coaches and club leaders, the Club Leadership and Business Management 201 course is taught in person by USA Swimming staff members. The course is a companion to the CLBMS 101 online course. 201 is an interactive, discussion based course that goes in depth to will help you to learn techniques for running a great club as well as how to avoid common pitfalls. In person attendance is a requirement for all new clubs prior to the second year of membership.
RECRUITING & RETAINING VOLUNTEERS
Volunteers are the backbone of our organization. Every structure of club relies on volunteer support to succeed.
RISK MANAGEMENT & SAFETY
Assessing risk and having safety action plans to deal with emergencies are important aspects of proper risk management efforts. USA Swimming offers many resources to our members in the area of risk management.
Sample Club Documents
In this section you will find sample club documents provided to USA Swimming by some of our outstanding member clubs. You are welcome to download these documents and make changes and modifications to fit your club's needs.
USA Swimming provides these documents as a service to our member clubs. In no way is this intended as an endorsement of any of the policies and procedures stated in these documents. All policies and procedures are the responsibility of the individual club.
Free BoardSource Membership
As a part of USA Swimming’s ongoing efforts to provide leadership and skill-building resources that support and strengthen swim clubs and each of you as leaders, we are pleased to offer you a complimentary annual membership with BoardSource. This yearly membership normally would cost you $99/year
This membership is recommended for both the Head Coach and all Board of Director members. If you are a member of your Local Swim Committee Board of Directors you also should strongly consider activating your free membership.
For your free membership contact USA Swimming Club Development by clicking here.