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





 Time:  Location: Contact:  Notes:
GA Swimming  2/7/2015 9:00am - 1:00 pm   Residence Inn Atlanta Airport North, 3401 International Blvd, Hapeville, GA  Dave Thomas   
ST Swimming  2/14/2015  1:00-5:00pm 

Courtyard by Marriott, Austin/Round Rock,

2700 Hoppe Tr., Round Rock, TX 

 Dave Thomas  
PV Swimming  2/17/2015 9:30am - 2:30pm  UMD, Eppley Rec Ctr, 1115 Eppley Rec Ctr., College Park, MD  Sumie Emory or Peter Clark  $2.00/hr parking 
CA Swimming  2/22/2015  9:30am - 3:30pm  Riverside Convention Ctr, 3637 5th St, Riverside, CA  Bill Krumm  Register with Linda Davidson by 2/13/2015 ($25/person) 
IA Swimming  3/11/2015 TBD  Des Moines, IA Randy Julian Register with Elaine Sorter
Phone: 563-391-5832

OR Swimming 4/11/2015 9:30am - 3:30pm TBD - Albany, OR Bill Krumm  Register with OR Swimming office by 4/3/2015 
IN Swimming  4/26/2015 Noon-5pm  Concord High School, Elkhart, IN  Randy Julian  
MW Swimming  5/9/2015  8am - 1pm  TBA, Omaha, NE    Randy Julian Register with Dawn Bowen. 
IL Swimming  5/14-15/2015  6pm  - 9pm  Marriott Hotel, Oakbrook, IL  Randy Julian/Tom Avischious  Registration is online regardless if you are attending the Central States Clinic or not. If you are attending, just add as part of your registration. Cost: $20/attendee
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