Join Kate Jenner our Regional Coaching Coordinator for a Level 1 Coaching Course on Monday 26 June at Maitland Park Bowling Club 6 – 8pm.
What is involved in becoming a Level 1 Coach?
The Level 1 Coach training program is designed to train coaches in the fundamental concepts of coaching, including group management and organisation, developing effective training sessions, performing the role of match-day coach, and ensuring the safety and enjoyment of players.
Who should become a Level 1 Coach?
The program is directed towards teachers, parents, players and coaches who are involved in coaching modified versions of the game or beginner level club hockey.
The Level 1 Coach training program can be accessed as an educational resource for currently accredited individuals, as well as being a training requirement for those wishing to obtain their Level 1 Coach accreditation.
How to get the qualification
There is no pre-requisite qualification needed to undertake the Level 1 Coach training program.
- View Competencies – To gain a Level 1 Coach accreditation you must be able to demonstrate the required competencies.
- http://hockeyed.hockey.org.au – To register for an account on our learning platform HockeyEd.
- Start Level 1 Coach – This requires a HockeyEd account. There is a registration fee of $50 to complete the Level 1 Coach program – Maitland Hockey will be covering the cost for anyone from Maitland attending. The Level 1 Coach program is in three parts:
Community Coaching General Principles online course developed by the Australia Sports Commission (ASC). This takes between two and five hours to complete.
A practical evaluation of one training session and one match as a coach.
A one-day practical course, conducted by your state or territory hockey association.
You can complete all the steps in your own time after you have registered and sat the practical course at the Maitland Park Bowling Club.
Contact Ros.S@me.com to RSVP