Introduction to Coaching Course 15/01/17

Date: Sunday 15th January

Time: 10:00-16:00

Location: NOA or Bloxham

Course: Introduction to Coaching / Coaching Club Players course

Details: The course is for potential coaches with some or limited experience of hockey coaching.  It is suitable for parent helpers, school teachers, young leaders and coaches with backgrounds in other sports.  

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

a. Develop practical ideas on how to create fun, exciting and effective learning environments for children and students

b. Demonstrate and explain the basic Rules of Hockey

c. Deliver engaging games for their players

d. Demonstrate and explain fundamental skills that will support the development of their participants

The course lasts 6 hours (excluding breaks) and contains 1 hour of ‘classroom’ work and 5 hours of work on a pitch.

Participants receive a set of Coach and Inspire Game Cards to support them in their coaching role.

The course is delivered by England Hockey accredited tutors.

 Course participants must be at least 16 years old (and with parental consent if under 18) at the time of the course taking place.

Upon completion of the course and the England Hockey online Safeguarding course or equivalent, participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance.


Deadline: Sunday 8th January 2017