UKA Coaching Awards: Assistant Coach

UKA Assistant Coach Award
To be eligible? Age 18 or over and -- er, that's it. You're welcome even if you've never competed in the sport. You will need to go through a DBS check before qualifying.
To qualify? Coaching Assistant has been relaunched as a blended course, made up of four Virtual Classroom Modules, on-line self-guided learning modules, and a practical day (when it's possible to hold such events). There's no assessment. Course bookings can be made at The UK Athletics Hub Website. You will need to register with / login to the UK Athletics Hub website.
Who Should Go On This Course?
"Anyone aged 18 or over, who is interested in taking the first step into a coaching pathway and wants to understand the fundamental technical principles of coaching.

"You will learn The technical coaching knowledge to underpin running, jumping and throwing activities. You’ll then learn how to apply these principles into a number of fun and exciting practical examples".
Course Dates include:
  • Virtual Workshops 23rd & 24th July,
    Practical 31st July, Crypt School, Gloucester
  • (all courses proceed dependent on advice from EA regarding CoronaVirus. There are other courses involving more travel)
The Cost? Cost: £265; England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £205. You may be eligible for Avon AA support towards the cost.
The Small Print? You can read it Here
The Application Form? Applications for theses courses can now only be made on-line: at the EA Website. ACT QUICKLY: some of these courses fill up fast, others get cancelled because they think no-one wants them. Applications normally close about ten days before the course date.
More Info? For more information, contact The Coach Education Team.