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About the course

The England Handball Level 1 Award in Coaching Handball is aimed at coaches in a club or team environment, working with youth participants aged 8-14. The course will enable learner coaches to become assistants and support more qualified coaches in their environment. The coach education programme is structured around gaining a basic knowledge of 'who' you're coaching, 'what' you're coaching and 'how' you're coaching.

Course pre-requisites:

You must be aged 16 years or older to take part in this course.

Duration of the course:

16 hours

Facts and figures

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Fees and costs

Tuition fees

Standard price: £120
Student price: £100

Got a question about this course?

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kevin.warrington@solent.ac.uk 023 8201 6000

How to apply

Course referenceDateTimesVenueBook online
1718L1HANA Tuesday 27 March 2018 09:00 - 17:30 St Mary's Sports Hall 1 Click here to book online
  Friday 6 April 2018 09:00 - 17:30 St Mary's Sports Hall 1  

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What you'll study

This all-encompassing understanding of coaching, at Level 1 standard, prepares coaches well for the UKCC 1st4Sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Handball. The two day programme will challenge learner coaches to engage in active learning, peer coaching and observation along with feedback and opportunities to make sense of practice; supported by England Handball coach educators. Learner coaches are challenged to apply learning off course and supplement this with guided learning in the form of developing a blog about their experiences.

This fully redesigned learning experience puts the emphasis on the learner doing the learning, in a well-supported and developmental setting. Each learner will receive a learner resource, packed full of sample activities, information and signposts to further active learning

Course exam/certificate:

Participants need to attend the course in full in order to get this qualification.

Your future

The Handball Level 1 course is ideal for those currently working in schools and who wish to begin coaching handball for children.

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