Coaching Assistant (WACA18.8)

Course - Coaching Assistant

Brief Course Outline

Role  A Coaching Assistant will be insured to take a coaching role working under the supervision of a Coach (Athletics Coach or an existing UKA Level 2 coach or higher), working from a UKA task card or organising a session based on a plan written by the supervising Coach.

Course Overview The course outlines the roles and responsibilities of the Coaching Assistant, how it differs from the Leader and Athletics Coach courses and its position within the Coach Development Pathway.  The basics of movement (biomechanics) will be taught and an introduction to the athletics events will be covered. Identifying the principles that underpin and improve performance as well as applying an athlete centred approach to delivery are among the many areas covered during the weekend.

Duration: 2 day course (usually Saturday and Sunday)

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Date: Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th June

Cost: £170 Affiliated £210 Non Affiliated 

Times: 9:30 - 17:30

Course Code: WACA18.8

Location: Deeside

Closing Date for registration: Friday 8th June

To Apply: 

Please click on the link for online registration to this course. 

Alternatively, please post an application form complete with a passport photograph and 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

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

  • WAG
  • SCW
  • UKA