1st4Sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Bowls (Sport Structures)
- Ilminster Bowling Club
- Contact Name
- Coach Education
- Contact Email
- Contact Telephone
- 0121 455 8270
- Sat, 02 Dec 2017 - Sat, 03 Feb 2018 (09:00 - 17:00)
- Organised By
- Sport Structures
1st4Sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Bowls
- Bowls, Bowls Level 1 coaching, Course, Level 1, coaching
Dates and Times:
Day 1: 2nd December 2017 - 9am-5pm
Day 2: 3rd February 2018- 9am-5pm
Attendance on all days are required to achieve the qualification.
Please note you are also required to complete tasks both practical and written away from the course.
*BDA membership is included within the course fee and you will complete the necessary documents to become a member on course. However you do need to take passport size photo with you on Day 1 of the course for your membership card.
The course takes 2 days to complete including completion of a portfolio and an assessment. You will be required to complete tasks away from the course.
This qualification will enable you to work with beginner Bowlers as assistant to a higher qualified coach and / or if you are over 18 years of age, you can independently deliver the 4 'Play Bowls for Fun' Sessions as provided by the Bowls Development Alliance.
All pre-course information will be sent to you via email about a week before the course starts.
The topics covered on the course are:
- Introduction to the Roles and Responsibilities of the Level 1 Bowls Coaching Assistant and the role of a Participation Programme Facilitator
- Safeguarding and Protecting Children and Vulnerable adults
- Health, Safety, Accidents and emergencies
- Effective Communication. Coaching and Learning
- Planning and Evaluation Bowls Coaching sessions
- Coaching a Beginner
- Warm ups
- Working with the Jack
- Working with the bowl
- Introducing Basic shots
- Cool downs
- Be able to communicate effectively in English ( this includes listening, speaking, reading and writing)
- Must be at least 15 years of age, 16 on certification
Bowls England Coaching Bursary Available:
For information regarding Bowls England funding please visit https://www.bowlsengland.com/for-bowlers/coaching-bursary
English Indoor Bowls Association Bursary available:
For information regarding EIBA funding please visit: http://www.eiba.co.uk/Guidence/coaching-bursary.pdf
EIBA Application form can be downloaded at the following link:http://www.eiba.co.uk/downloads/downloads.php
If you are applying for a bursary, you will need to pay the full fee to Sport Structures and your bursar will reimburse you directly on successful completion of the qualification.
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