Membership of The Swimming Teachers’ Association is available to all who are interested in the preservation of human life by teaching swimming, lifesaving and survival techniques.

Applicants for membership of the STA do not have to be qualified with STA, as we recognise qualifications from many other organisations in the UK and overseas.

Why Become a Member?

Members enjoy these benefits:

In addition to these benefits, STA’s insurance brokers provide members with a range of preferential Club and Swim School insurance packages.

Membership is mandatory for candidates enrolling on STA aquatic and swimming teaching courses and is mandatory for all STA tutors.

Applying for Membership

Membership is currently £43.00 per annum when paid by Direct Debit, or £48.00 when paid by credit/debit card.

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Membership is not limited to the UK; STA, through the International Federation of Swimming Teachers’ Associations (IFTSA), has members throughout the world who benefit from our expertise and use STA courses and awards.