Industry Organizations


Description and Mission Statement


Website Link

AAP Association of Aquatic Professionals a volunteer organization to unite in one organization all professional aquatic personnel and establish and promote professional standards and ethics.
ASCA American Swimming Coaches Association provides leadership to American and World swimming at all levels.
CSCAA College Swimming Coaches Association of America a professional organization of college swimming and diving coaches at the collegiate level.
NISCA National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association is a volunteer organization that supports High School coaches of all aquatic sports.
NSPF National Swimming Pool Foundation establishes high standards for service and products that satisfy specific needs throughout the aquatics industry.


Swimming Rules and Regulations


Full Name

Website Link

FINA Fédération Internationale de Natation
USA Swimming United States of America Swimming
USA Water Polo United States of America Water Polo
NCAA National Collegiate Athletic Association