Safe Sport


Lake Erie supports USA Swimming's Athlete Protection programming as stated below.  This page provides resource links to disseminate informaton and procedures with regard to this program.

"USA Swimming is committed to fostering a fun, healthy and safe environment for all of its members. For that reason, we have in place a detailed Code of Conduct. The following rules, policies, reporting structure, education and tools are intended to serve our members as we work together to maintain this environment."


All non athletes are required to complete Athlete Protection Training.  Resources are available at the USA Swimming Safe Sport area at


Additional resources are available at




USA Swimming Safe Sport Program


Safe Sport Power Point    
Do's and Don'ts of Athlete Protection
 Power Point
Safe Sport Section of USA Swimming  
Pre-Employment Screening (PES)
Program Requirements
 Free Online Abuse Awareness Prevention Training for Parent  
Pre-Employment Screening (PES)
Program Requirements FAQ
For Athletes  
New Information on Athlete Protection Training
Safe Sport Video on Shallow Water Blackout  
Parents Magazine Tips   
Safe Sport Roundtable