Coaching Courses & Workshops
Active Dorset's Coach Education Programme includes developmental courses for existing qualified coaches, new coaches and teachers and teaching assistants. It also has generic courses for deliverers seeking to meet minimum stands in Safeguarding and First Aid.
Listed below are the forthcoming courses:
Courses / Workshops
Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - Fri, 31 Dec 2021
First Aid Essentials, produced with West Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust, aims to give the confidence needed to react in an incident when someone urgently needs help. Although this isn't sport specific it should give you basic First Aid provision.
Mon, 22 Mar 2021 - Mon, 27 Dec 2021
Connect Mental Health are offering Mental Health First Aid Courses at a heavily discounted rate (due to extended funding) that are accredited through MHFA England. Courses are available both online and face to face (when restrictions allow) and range from £35pp for the MH Aware course to £85pp for the full MHFAider Adults course.
Tue, 15 Jun 2021 (18:00 - 19:30)
Boing's online coaching course is dedicated to supporting coaches, teachers and volunteers who work with kids and young people to make their sessions more active, more inclusive and more playful than ever!
This blended course has videos to watch and tasks to complete in your own time. It also includes a live online session to explore how you can incorporate the power of play into the great work you do.
Tue, 15 Jun 2021 (18:00 - 21:15)
The UK Training, Skyways House Sywell, Wellingborough Rd, Sywell, Northamptonshire, NN6 0BN
Basic First Aid qualification of 2 two evening sessions 15th & 29th June.
Please note you must complete both sessions
Wed, 16 Jun 2021 (11:00 - 11:30)
Learn how to crowdfund for your sports organisation.
Sat, 19 Jun 2021 (10:00 - 12:30)
This online classroom, developed in partnership with the Child Protection Sport Unit (CPSU) of the NSPCC, has been created specifically for coaches aged 16 to 18 years old.
The course is created by specialists in child welfare and is written and delivered with the safety of the young coach in mind throughout. It covers all the appropriate content to support younger coaches to recognise safeguarding and child protection best practice as an important part of your great coaching journey.
Thu, 01 Jul 2021 (18:00 - 21:00)
This Online Classroom, developed in partnership with Activity Alliance, will equip you with the skills to engage disabled people and people with long-term health conditions more effectively in your sessions.
Sun, 04 Jul 2021 (10:30 - 16:00)
St Edmundsbury Sailing & Canoeing Association, Lackford Lake, Mildenhall Road (a1101), Bury St. Edmunds, IP28 6HX
The St Edmundsbury Sailing and Canoeing Association's Club Open Day will now take place on Sunday, 4 July 2021 at Lackford Lake, 5 miles NW of Bury St Edmunds . This is an opportunity for members of the public to try their hand at sailing and kayaking for free.
Wed, 21 Jul 2021 (18:30 - 21:30)
United In Sports Community Gym, 685A Chesterfield Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 0SL
A 3-hour Emergency Response course designed to meet the needs of most sports coaches. (Please check with your NGB to find out their minimum First Aid requirements before booking.) The recommended minimum age of participants is 16 years old on the date on the course.
Tue, 27 Jul 2021 (18:00 - 20:30)
Every child deserves to enjoy their sport. This workshop will raise your awareness of the telltale signs of abuse, and give you the tools and confidence you need to deal with any issues sensitively, appropriately and effectively should the need ever arise in your coaching career.