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Coaching Assistant (WACA23.1) - Swansea

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Digwyddiad yn cychwyn: 20/05/2023 09:00
Digwyddiad yn gorffen: 20/05/2023 17:00


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A Coaching Assistant will be insured to take a coaching role working under the supervision of a Coach (Athletics Coach or an existing UKA Level 2 coach or higher).

The course outlines the roles and responsibilities of the Coaching Assistant, how it differs from the Leader and Athletics Coach courses and its position within the Coach Development Pathway.  The basics of movement (biomechanics) will be taught and an introduction to the athletics events will be covered. Identifying the principles that underpin and improve performance as well as applying an athlete-centred approach to delivery are among the many areas covered during the weekend.

Please, note this is a trial course for the new Coaching Assistant format and more resources will be added once they come available. 

Furthermore, the course includes a Mandatory Training Module, including First Aid Trianing and Safeguarding Certificate. The Mandatory Training Module needs to be completed to receive your licence. 

Duration: Online Modules (self-paced, ideally completed before the course) + 1 day practical 

Cost: £190 Affiliated £230 Non-Affiliated including Mandatory Safeguarding and First Aid Training

Course Code: WACA23.1

Location: Swansea University Sports Park SA2 8QB

Closing Date for registration: 18th May 2023 (or when filled to capacity)

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