Artistic Swimming


The FINA Officials Certification Pathway allows a Technical Official to progress through different steps to become a recognised International Technical Official.

There are a variety of entry points for officials, depending on their existing knowledge, experience, proven ability and qualifications. The below flowchart illustrates how the officials may progress along the certification pathway:

Click on the flowchart to see the full FINA Artistic Swimming Officials Certification Pathway.

For any person wishing to begin training as an Artistic Swimming Judge,  FINA offers to all National Federations the possibility to host a FINA Artistic Swimming Development School at three different levels, as well as FINA Artistic Swimming Certification Schools for those Judges who are on the current FINA List: