December 08, 2016 04:34 PM

Qualify As An Athletics Coach 2017

Have you completed the Coaching Assistant award and feel ready to take the next step to managing your own coaching group? If so, this is the course for you.


UKA Coaches looking to broaden  their technical skills can also choose to attend as part of their continued education. You will learn how to apply the fundamental  principles of running, jumping and throwing and applying this knowledge over a series of sessions to help technically develop a group of athletes 


Topics covered include:  

  • Athlete development  
  • Skill learning and structural training
  • Co-ordination and balance  
  • Running with rhythm
  • Questioning and listening skills  
  • Physical preparation – strength and plyometrics
  • Understanding energy systems as part of annual planning  
  • Practical sessions covering all event groups
Your nearest course
Day 1: Saturday 14 January 2017
Day 2: Sunday 15 January 2017
Day 3: Saturday 11 February 2017
Observed Practical Assessment: Sunday 14 May 2017
Venue David Weir Leisure Centre Middleton Road  Carshalton Surrey SM5 1SL 
Course Code LC0273
Cost £420 per person (EA affiliated club members £255)
For further info, please contact Kirsty Aitken.
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