Aquatics programs can play a significant role in creating a fun environment that encourages patrons to visit an aquatic facility again and again. The Aquatics Management: Aquatics Programming course addresses the planning and management of these programs and provides details about traditional and new trend programs that facilities are utilizing across the country. This course focuses on how to select, develop, and implement aquatic programs for your facility. Tips for how to select programs based on facility conditions and abilities will be highlighted to offer direction, planning guidelines will assist you with program setup, and management strategies will be identified to keep your programs on track.
This course is part of the Aquatics Management Certificate program, although a student may take the course individually without enrolling in the Verified Online Aquatics Management Certificate. The course culminates with a multiple choice assessment quiz and an assigned writing piece that will be added to your Aquatics Management Certificate program portfolio. Participants who successfully complete all elements of the program will receive proof of completion of the program. Additionally, participants who enroll in the certificate program will receive individual feedback via electronic means from course Instructors.
This course is self-paced, allowing learners the flexibility to complete the course as quickly or slowly as they need. While exploring course content, learners can investigate topics in greater detail through enrichment activities that link to real-world examples, original source materials, and policy documents. Learners can easily move from section to section as they navigate through the course, revisiting concepts as needed. This course includes the following elements.
Elements of the course:
- Informational text
- Interactive practice activities
- Learn More opportunities
- Supplemental reference materials
If you are taking the course outside of the certificate program, you will be assessed only via the multiple choice quiz. You are welcome to work on the portfolio assignment, but you will not be able to upload your assignment for expert review.
- Program Planning
- Program Management
- Types of Programming
Be able to:
- Identify various types of aquatics programming.
- Evaluate your facility and determine what types of programs will work there.
- Plan and Manage aquatics programs at your facility.
The course will be most beneficial for new and existing aquatic managers. If you are taking this course as part of the Aquatics Management Certificate program, it is highly recommended that you have sustained access to an aquatics facility.