Do you want to be the best coach you can be?
Every child deserves to enjoy their sport. This workshop will raise your awareness of the tell tale signs of abuse, and give you the tools and confidence you need to deal with any issues sensitively, appropriately and effectively should the need ever arise in your coaching career. This workshop is recommended for all sports coaches actively working with children and is a pre-requisite workshop for many sports education courses.
The Coach Connect programme is for club and local authority coaches who are committed to their own development within a club or who are already working within or are keen to progress on to a performance or performance development pathway.
What type of workshops could I expect?
This course aims to provide you with basic first aid knowledge of CPR, heart attack, stroke, head injury and more. This course will also have sports injury content including strains/sprains, broken bones and cuts/grazes.
Positive Coaching Scotland (PCS) is an inspirational programme which engages, educates and supports everyone in Scottish sport to create and maintain a positive sporting environment for all. PCS focuses on using sport to help and support children's learning and the development of life skills by:
Trained coaches are known as Double Goal Coaches and have two main aims:
2. Teaching young people vital, character building life skills through sport that will equip them for the future
|Course||Date||Venue||Time||Age||Price||How to book||Closing date|
|Coach Connect - Talent||29/09/16||Barrhead foundry||18:30-21:30||18+||Funded||Contact Julia Walker||22/09/16|
|Emergency First Aid||09/10/16||Barrhead foundry|
|16+||£70||Application form with payment||30/09/16|
|PCS Double Goal Coach||12/10/16||Barrhead foundry||18:00- 21:00||16+||Funded||Application form to Julia Walker||05/10/16|
|Sports Coach UK - Safeguarding and protecting Children||13/11/16||Eastwood High||13:00-16:00||16+||£25||Application form with payment||06/11/16|
|Coach Connect - Physical Literacy||27/11/16||Barrhead foundry||10:00-13:00||18+||Funded||Contact Julia Walker||18/11/16|
|PCS Double Goal Coach||11/12/16||Eastwood High||13:00-16:00||16+||Funded||Application form to Julia Walker||04/12/16|
|Coach Connect - Growth and Maturation||29/01/17||Barrhead foundry||10:00-13:00||18+||Funded||Contact Julia Walker||20/01/17|
|Sports Coach UK - Safeguarding and protecting Children||February 2017||Eastwood High||13:00-16:00||16+||£25||Application form with payment||TBC|
|Coach Connect - Co-ordination and Control||26/03/17||Barrhead foundry||10:00-13:00||18+||Funded||Contact Julia Walker||17/03/17|
Application forms for workshops and training courses can be found in the related document section.