Swim Clubs


The Club Leadership and Business Management School (CLBMS)

now divided into two parts  



CLBMS 101 is an introduction to Club Leadership. CLBMS 101 is a free online course that is required for new clubs prior to membership and strongly encouraged for all club leaders. Register here. The online course takes about one hour to complete. Upon completion, a printable certificate is available. The 101 course is divided into four lessons:

1. The Big Picture

2. Starting a Club

3. Leading and Running Your Club

4. Evaluating Your Club 



CLBMS 201 is a companion in-person course which is required prior to the second year of club membership and strongly encouraged for all club leaders. Completion of the 101 online course is advisable prior to attending a 201 course.  The five hour in-person course is taught by USA Swimming staff members in an interactive, discussion based format. The course goes in depth on a variety of topics related to successful club governance for all club models. Find a course below.



CLBMS 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.

CLBMS 201 Upcoming Dates & Locations


 CA Swimming 3/25/17 9:00am-3:00pm Springhill Suites, Las Vegas Convention Center
Las Vegas, NV
Tom Avischious Register by 3/17/17 with tavischious@usaswimming.org
OR Swimming 4/1/17 9:00am-3:30pm  South Albany HS,
Albany, OR
TBD Registration will be through Oregon LSC Swimming office office@oregonswimming.org
 IL Swimming  4/8/17 9:00am-1:30pm Hinsdale Central HS
Hinsdale Community Room
Hinsdale, IL
Randy Julian Register with Tony Young
(Illinois Swimming Sport Director) at tyoung@ilswim.org 
Please RSVP by April 3, 2017
 MA Swimming 4/8/17 10:00am-4:00pm Ridley Area YMCA
900 S. Secane Ave
Secane, PA 19018
 Tom Avischious Register with Amy Steeves at amy@maswim.org

Lunch will be provided by MA Swimming
 OH Swimming 4/22/17 9:30am-3:30pm  Blackwell Inn & Conference Center at Ohio State University  Tom Avischious Register at swimposium@swimohio.com

 MW Swimming 4/23/17 12:30pm-4:30pm Brownell-Talbot School
400 N. Happy Hollow Blvd
Omaha, NE 68132
Randy Julian Register with Randy Julian at rjulian@usaswimming.org or call 719-866-3578
 SC Swimming 4/30/17 1:00pm-6:00pm Courtyard by Marriott
Billy Graham Pkwy
Charlotte, SC
Dave Thomas Register with Dave Thomas at dthomas@usaswimming.org or call 719-330-3824
 AZ Swimming 5/30/17 3:00pm-6:00pm Valley of the Sun JCC,
 Scottsdale, AZ
Tom Avischious Register by 5/19/17 with tavischious@usaswimming.org

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