THE OFFICIAL S’WET™ INSTRUCTOR TRAINING IS HERE!
S’WET™ is the exclusive Structured Water Exercise Training program built for the elite, certified instructor looking to ride the new wave of aquatic fitness! The S’WET™ program starts with the principles and basic building blocks of aquatic fitness and combines high intensity interval training (HIIT) with advanced cardio, plyometrics, strength training and a splash of fun!
WHAT YOU'LL GET: Upon completion of this instructor training, you will be able to:
Teach safe, effective and challenging aquatic fitness classes that integrate the S’WET™ philosophy and formula for success into more traditional aqua fitness disciplines
Gain digital access to our subscription-based S’WET™ SQUAD instructor network online which allows members to stream video and audio workouts, review instructional guides and presentations, as well as access to exclusive members-only content
Associate yourself with a leading brand in the aquatic fitness industry with a one-year license to use the S’WET™ name and logo on your class schedules to market your business
Attend One-on-One and SQUAD Virtual Meetings with Jenni Lynn Patterson LaCour and her team to continue your education and provide additional coaching techniques and assistance
Receive branding assistance to help you corner your own market and establish yourself as an in-demand instructor
Build your own S’WET™ Instructor Page to advertise your classes and workshops
Access to exclusive discounts on future Jenni Lynn Fitness workshops and affiliate products and equipment
Receive an Electronic Instructor Training Manual
Receive a Certificate of Completion valid for one year with the option to renew annually by taking another S'WET cert or by renewing your paid S'WET SQUAD subscription
WHAT YOU'LL NEED / PREREQUISITES:
AEA Certified Preferred -or- United States Water Fitness, SCW Fitness Aqua Specialty and AFAA/ACE/ACSM/NASM as a base with aqua continuing education
Must be 18 years old
Must be CPR/AED Certified
Must have minimum 12 months prior aquatic fitness teaching experience
Must possess a level of fitness to teach a one hour high-energy fitness class on both land and in water
Must obtain/maintain your own general or professional liability/insurance policy
The license for the S’WET™ name and logo available only to United States-based instructors, with no plans on teaching the class in another country
For any additional questions, please contact SWETCERT@gmail.com.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
Q: WHAT IS S'WET™ ?
A: S’WET™ is more than just a water-based boot camp workout. It’s not a routine you memorize. There’s no choreography or dance moves to master. S’WET™ is an exclusive, Structured Water Exercise Training program built for certified instructors looking to ride the new wave of aquatic fitness! The S’WET™ program starts with the principles and basic building blocks of aquatic fitness and combines high intensity interval training (HIIT) with advanced cardio, plyometrics, strength training and a splash of fun!
Q: WHO IS S'WET™ ?
A: The S’WET™ SQUAD is a community of elite aquatic fitness instructors committed to changing the perception of water workouts and bringing more people of all ages and experience levels to the pool. Founded by Jenni Lynn Patterson-LaCour, and developed by Chris LaCour, A.J. Meyers and Katy Coffey, the S’WET™ Instructor Training welcomes certified instructors to join our mission!
Q: WHO CAN BECOME CERTIFIED?
A: Please review our list or prerequisites above for this program. In addition to being a qualified water fitness instructor with previous experience teaching, you must also be passionate about our mission to change the perception of aquatic fitness. To become certified, you must understand the properties and qualities of water, as this is the main tool used in the S’WET™ program.
Q: WHAT TYPE OF EQUIPMENT DO I NEED TO PARTICIPATE?
A: We understand every pool and facility is different and we will teach you how to use the equipment available at your facility -- hand buoys, noodles, kickboards, webbed gloves, etc. Additionally, in order to offer an official S’WET™ class, you should have access to a pool wall for up to half the class at a time.
Q: WHAT DOES MY FACILITY NEED TO OFFER A S'WET™ CLASS?
A: Facilities will need the following conditions in order to offer an official S’WET™ class: Access to a shallow water pool (min 3.5”, max 5”) with temperatures set between 81-86 degrees. You will also need a minimum of 10 square feet per participant and access to the wall.
Q: WHAT IS INCLUDED WITH MY S'WET™ CERT?
A: Upon completion of this program, you will be able to teach safe, effective and challenging aquatic fitness classes that integrate our S’WET™ philosophy and formula for success. To maintain your education, you will also receive access to our S’WET™ SQUAD instructor network online which will give you streaming videos and audio workouts, instructional guides and presentations as well as exclusive members-only content that will update monthly. Included with your cert will also be an official manual detailing one full class with visual and text guidance. But wait...there's more! You'll also get one-on-one and group virtual meetings with Jenni Lynn Patterson-LaCour and her team to provide additional coaching techniques and to answer questions along your journey, including branding assistance and instructor self-care exercises. Note that S’WET™ is a trademarked program, and your certificate will also provide you with a one-year license to use the name and logo as part of your class schedules and marketing!
Q: HOW LONG DOES THE S'WET™ CERT REMAIN ACTIVE?
A: S’WET™ and S’WET by Jenni Lynn Fitness™ is a trademarked program, and your certificate will provide you with a one-year license to use the name and logo as part of your class schedules and marketing, as well as links to our site with an instructor page showing your classes. At the end of your first year, you will be given the option to renew your license through continuing your education by attending new and additional workshops, or by purchasing an annual subscription to our S’WET™ SQUAD network.
Q: CAN I HOST A S'WET™ CERT AT MY FACILITY?
A: YES, YES, YES!!! We would love to bring the S’WET™ Instructor Training to your facility. Our schedule is filling up fast, so please contact us for details on pricing, availability and needs. In addition to the pool details listed above, hosts will need access to a large enough classroom or open meeting space for up to six hours. You will also need access to at least 2-hours of pool-time - a minimum of one hour time slot in the morning and one hour in afternoon. Equipment may vary, but we highly encourage hand-buoys for every participant. Hosting facility must also have a workable A/V system and access to a presentation room.
TO HOST A S’WET™ Instructor Training at your facility, please email us at SWETCERT@gmail.com!