Mission Statement:

DAST is a goal oriented swim program representing the city of Decatur in a positive light that strives to create a self confident and healthy athlete by implementing integrity as well as strong technique.


All DAST Coaches are US Certified as described below:

All coach members are required to fulfill and pass the following:

a. Background Check
b. CPR, First Aid, Infant, AED
c. Athlete Protection Courses
d. Safety Training for Swim Coaches

Article 502.4.3 "All coaches of USA Swimming clubs, including seasonal clubs, shall join USA Swimming as coach members and shall satisfactorily complete safety training required by USA Swimming"