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


 CO Swimming  1/30/2016 9:30am-3:30pm Doubletree
 (Yampa Room)
 83 East 120th Ave. Denver, CO

 Bill Krumm Register with Bill Krumm by 1/22/16 bkrumm@usaswimming.org 719-866-3582
 CT Swimming  3/18/16 1:00pm-4:00pm  Westport YMCA
14 Allen Raymond Lane
Westport, CT 06880
 Peter Clark Register with Peter Clark at pclark@usaswimming.org
 OR Swimming 4/2/16 9:30am-3:30pm Holiday Inn Express
105 Opal Ct NE
Albany, OR
 Tom Avischious Register with OSI office
 AK Swimming 4/9/16 9:30am-3:30pm TBD
Alaska Pacific University
Bill Krumm Register with Alaska Swimposium
OH Swimming 4/17/16 8:00am-12:00pm Mason Community Center
6050 Mason-Montgomery Rd
Mason, OH 45040
Tom Avischious Register with Erin Schwab
Ohio Swimming
(o) 513-673-3326
 OZ Swimming 4/17/16 1:00pm-5:00pm Edwardsville HS-Chuck Fruit Pool
Edwardsville, IL

Randy Julian Register with Randy Julian
USA Swimming
(o) 719-866-3578
 WI Swimming 4/18/16 TBA TBA-Madison,WI  Randy Julian  Register with Randy Julian
USA Swimming
(o) 719-866-3578
 SR Swimming 4/23/16 9:30am-3:30pm  Residence Inn by Marriott
635 W Broadway
Idaho Falls, ID
Tom Avischious Register by April 15, 2016 with Bill Krumm
 MT Swimming 4/30/16 9:30am-3:30pm TBD
Bozeman, MT
Bill Krumm Register with Montana Swimming
 IL Swimming 5/19/16
6:30pm-9:00pm each day Oak Brook Marriott Hotel
1401 West 22nd Street
Oak Brook, IL 60523
Tom Avischious
Randy Julian
Register online-Fill full registration out. (you do not have be a clinic participant but check at the bottom CLBMS)
Cost $20.00 per participant

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