Diving Australia is responsible for the education, development, and accreditation of springboard and platform diving coaches within the country. All accredited coaches are registered members of Diving Australia and their state diving association, must complete Diving Australia child safe education, and maintain current first aid and CPR accreditation. For coaching information and queries pleace contact Diving Australia via email on

Diving Australia coaches are bound by the Diving Australia Member Protection Policy (see Rules and Policy) and the Coach’s Code of Ethics Agreement. Breaches of safety or child protection protocols will be investigated and could lead to deregistration of accreditation. It is the responsibility of coaches to ensure that safe coaching practices at all times.

For all coaching enquiries, please contact National Coaching Coordinator - Mike Martens on 

Level 1

Level 1 coaches accreditation allows you to coach only up to 5-metre platform height (unless you have been granted Diving Australia permission). Harness may be used if qualified.

Level 2

Level 2 coaches accreditation allows you to coach platform at all levels as well as use harness if qualified. Coaches in this level coach talent identified athletes.                           

Level 3

Level 3 coaches accreditation represents coaches who are continuing their coaching development and education within the national high-performance pathway.

Level 4

Level 4 coaches accreditation is awarded at the sole discretion of Diving Australia and is limited to the very pinnacle of diving coaching in the country.                              


Coaches List

FUNdamentals Coaching Course & Updating

Level 1 Coaching Course & Updating

Level 2 Coaching Course & Updating

Harness Training 1

Harness Training 2

Water Harness Training