LEADERSHIP AWARD IN COACHING
Are you interested in taking the first step on the coaching pathway; a Hockey Young Ambassador interested in coaching; a teacher or TA interested in bringing hockey to your school; or a parent helper or junior coach with your local hockey club?
The Hockey Wales Leadership Award in Hockey Coaching would be the ideal starting point for you. It is great for anyone new to coaching and for those who want to gain additional knowledge on their coaching journey.
To prepare new coaches
to provide great hockey experiences
to get more schools playing hockey
You will be confident in leading small training groups
Have a minimum standard for coaching in primary schools (under supervision of a qualified teacher)
The ability to assist with club coaching
How to use the 4689 game format and activity cards
How to deliver safe and fun hockey activities for young people
Physical Literacy and the C System in a hockey context
How to apply the GB Coaching Philosophy including the 'Golden Thread'
CHANGE IT, SMILES and STEP - why and when to use them
How to adapt your session to accommodate individuals needs
How you can progress as a coach / volunteer