Are you deaf? Become a swimming teacher with support from the National Deaf Children's Society!

Level 2 swimming teachers

The National Deaf Children’s Society can support deaf young people aged 16 - 25 to achieve a UKCC teaching qualification. 

Download this documentCBS Application Form 62kb

Complete the application form now!

Download this documentSwimming Bursary Scheme 238kb

Information about our Swimming Bursary

Applications now open for Scottish Residents!

Want to become a swimming teacher and deliver activities for deaf young people?

The Coach Bursary Scheme aims to support deaf young people (aged 16-24) gain formal aquatic qualifications.

This fund will financially support young people to gain a teaching qualification or to improve an existing qualification.  

Do you know someone who could inspire the next generation of deaf children in the pool? Would you like to become a swimming teacher and help support deaf young people in Scotland, apply today...

CBS Application Form

or contact the Swimming Development Officer for more information;

If there are more deaf swimming teachers, we believe more deaf children and young people will be inspired to take up swimming and other aquatic sports.

Swimming project (credit: NDCS)

For full details and to apply please download the application form. If you need help or have a question, we would love to hear from you! Please email the team at and our Swimming Development Officer will be in touch. 

Applications are open now on a first-come-first-serve basis.

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