Athletics Coach (WAAC18.1)

Course - Athletics Coach

Brief Course Outline

Please note: The minimum age for this course is 18.

Course Overview How to apply the fundamental principles of running, jumping and throwing and applying this knowledge over a series of sessions to help technically develop groups of athletes. You will learn how to coach running, jumping and throwing activities and observe correct technical aspects.

Topics covered include: Athlete development, skill learning and structuring training, co-ordination and balance, running with rhythm, questioning and listening skills, physical preparation – strength training and plyometrics, understanding energy systems as part of annual planning, practical sessions covering all event groups.

Duration: 4 day course and a diary assessment

For more details on the Athletics Coach course please click here.

Date: Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th February, 10th March, and 3rd June

Cost: £350 Affiliated £400 Non Affiliated 

Times: 9:00 - 17:00

Course Code: WAAC18.1

Location: Swansea University Track

Closing Date for registration: Friday 26th January

To Apply: Please post an application form complete with payment to; Coach Education, Welsh Athletics, Cardiff International Sports Stadium, Leckwith Road, Cardiff, CF11 8AZ

More questions?  To find out anything else about this course please contact tom.marley@welshathletics.org

Welsh Athletics Ltd.
Cardiff International Sports Stadium
Leckwith Road
Cardiff. CF11 8AZ.

  • WAG
  • SCW
  • UKA