High School Credit Letter

High School External Sports Credit

The External Sport Credentials Program (ESCP) gives students the opportunity to earn graduation credits for approved levels of competition as an athlete, coach, and/or official.

External credits are available for swimmers registered with Swim BC who have met the following criteria:

    • Athlete 10: 13-14 female / 13-14 male BC Provincial Championship qualifying standard (Swim BC)
    • Athlete 11: 15 years female / 16 years male Canadian Junior Championships qualifying standard (Swimming Canada)
    • Athlete 12: 16 years female / 17 years male Canadian Swimming Championships qualifying standard (Swimming Canada)

Regardless of when the performance was achieved, the times will be compared against the current season’s time standards to make the determination of a swimmer’s eligibility for credit. The current BC time standards can be found here. The Swimming Canada Time standards can be found here.

To apply for credit, please fill out the application form. Swim BC will review the submission and email the applicant a letter that can be presented to their school counsellor.

If you have any questions about this application form or the High School External Sports Credit, please reach out to Swim BC at admin@swimbc.ca or 778-430-9100.

The Swim BC office is located on the unceded territories of the lək̓ʷəŋən speaking people known today as the Songhees, the SXIMELEL (Esquimalt) and the WSÁNEĆ First Nations.

Swim BC gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the Province of British Columbia.


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