welcome to usa swimming learn


New platform, new courses

USA Swimming LEARN is the new online education hub for all members of USA Swimming!  LEARN stand for Leadership Education And Resource Network.  

USA Swimming LEARN provides  multi-dimensional educational and resource opportunities for athletes, coaches, parents, and officials at all levels of swimming.  The goal of LEARN is to provide a consistent and quality learning experience across multiple disciplines for all USA Swimming members in order to develop new skills and enhance their experience inside and out of the pool.

Safe Sport is the first program to host its content on LEARN, however other programs will soon have courses available.


USASDevicesLearn anywhere, anytime on any device

Your time is valuable!  USA Swimming LEARN's online course platform features a mobile responsive design to allow you to access high-quality education whether you're at home, on the road, or at the pool.




member portal

As a member of USA Swimming, you MUST ALWAYS enter LEARN through the member portal.  This ensures that you will receive credit for things like the Athlete Protection Training, as well as receive free or discounted courses.

Please follow these steps to access the system:

  1. Enter your last name, first name, and DOB in the boxes below and click "SEARCH."  This will verify your membership.
  2. Click on "CONTINUE" to access the LEARN site.


The APT requirement has changed.  You must achieve 75 points to receive your APT certification.

  • You must take TWO, short courses:
    • "Safe Sport: Ready, Set, Go" (50 points) and
    • EITHER "Preventing Bullying" OR "What Would You Do?" (both 25 points)
  • Once you have completed these courses, your membership record will update with a new APT expiration date within 24 hours.
  • As always, APT certifications are good for two years.



 When will new material be available?

In the coming months, more courses will be available for members.  Safe Sport is the first program to host its content on the platform, however other programs will soon have courses available.  Follow USA Swimming on social media and watch for announcements and newsletters regarding new offerings.


How do I come back to LEARN if I logout?

As a member, you MUST ALWAYS enter LEARN by entering your name and DOB at www.usaswimming.org/learn or www.usaswimming.org/apt.  If you make a non-member account on LEARN, you will not receive credit for the courses you take.



For the quickest response, please send questions to learn@usaswimming.org.