Core Coach

Core Coach

Who is it for?

 Anyone aged 17 and over wishing to become qualified to coach cricket, inspire and develop players and make a difference to the game.

 Experience of playing or coaching cricket is desirable but not essential when applying for this programme.

 This programme has been designed to give learners the knowledge, skills and confidence to lead player-centred coaching sessions.

 An ECB Core Coach will be qualified to lead coaching sessions independently and without supervision.

 

What commitment does the programme require?

 •  £300.00 (Bursaries are available) click here for information on BURSARIES 

 •  8 face-to-face modules lasting 3 hours each including 2 observed coaching opportunities & 6 bitesize e-learning modules lasting 15-20 minutes each

 •  Multiple choice question assessment & Short answer question assessment

 

Content Includes:

 •  Player-centred planning process, Player development & Coaching Tools

 •  Core principles – batting, bowling (pace and spin), fielding and wicketkeeping

 •  Tactical knowledge, physical fundamentals and mental skills

 •  Differentiation, Safety, The continuum of practice.

 •  Role of an ECB Core Coach & icoachcricket

 

What are the prerequisites for certification?

 •  18 years of age

 •  Valid ECB DBS

 •  Valid safeguarding training

 

 What learning opportunities can be accessed after the programme?

 Full membership of the ECB Coaches Association & ECB Advanced Coach.

  

Certificate - Issued by 1st4Sport via post.


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