The Goalball Leaders Course
The Goalball Leaders Award is a stand-alone qualification that is accredited by Goalball UK, the National Governing Body of the Paralympic sport.
The aims of the course are to teach candidates:-
- How to communicate and guide a person with a visual impairment in a sporting environment
- How to mark out a goalball court and what equipment is required
- How to lead an introductory coaching session, including a warm-up and basic attacking and defending techniques
- The format and rules of the game, including the domestic structure and relevant contacts for further information.
This highly practical one day course is delivered by an approved Goalball UK tutor. There are no pre-requisites for attending the course although any candidates under the age of 16 can only qualify as an ‘Assistant Leader’.
Download: Entry Form
Date: Sunday 24th June Time: 10.30am to 5pm
Venue: Poplar Baths Leisure Centre and Gym, East India Dock Road, Poplar,
London, E14 0ED
There is no formal examination or final assessment but candidates must be present for the full day and demonstrate satisfactory leadership skills in order to receive a certificate.
For more information visit: www.goalballuk.com