Introduction to Sports Coaching

Focus of this course will include: basic communication skills for leading a sporting activity, types of motivation and the use of them in sports activities, lots of fun activities/games that can be used for warm ups and adapted for sessions, how to adapt games and activities to target various abilities and planning, preparing and assisting a simple sporting activity. The aim of the course is to give learners the skills needed to run simple sports activities within a community setting. Learning objectives include:

  • Lead a small group in a sports activity
  • Identify and list three risks related to sports activities
  • Identify two follow-on sports qualifications

This course is aimed anyone that might want to get into activity leadership and coaching.

The course is one 6-hour session taking place Wednesday 14th February 2018

To enrol, please contact Darron Hamilton – BCC Sport & Physical Activity Team 07917503766 or

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14 Feb 2018


10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Netham Park Pavillion


Netham Park Pavillion
Bristol, United Kingdom