1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Handball

About this 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.

Course duration:

16 hours

Coach education courses at solent

Solent University offers an extensive programme of coach education courses, as well as a wide range of National Governing Body (NGB) qualifications. Courses are open to Solent University staff, students, and the general public.

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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.

Fees and finance

The 2021/22 fees are not yet available. For guidance, the 2020/21 fees were:

  • Standard price: £120
  • Student price: £100

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This course is currently closed.

If you have any questions about the course or would like to register your interest in potential future open courses please email: coach.education@solent.ac.uk

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If you have any questions about the course or would like to register your interest in potential future open courses please email: coach.education@solent.ac.uk

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