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Goalball Leaders Award - Goalball accredited qualification

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
Price: £50

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

 

Goalball Leaders Award – a qualification for coaches – 24 July London!

Goalball: two player cover the goal
Venue:
The Castle Centre, 2 Gabriel’s Walk, London, SE1 6FG
Time:
10.00am - 4.30pm
Phone:
0330 202 0281
Date:
24th July 2016
Cost:
£50


The Goalball Leaders Award is a stand alone qualification that is accredited by Goalball UK, the National Governing Body of the Paralympic sport. It is primarily for coaches who are going to be working with blind and partially sighted players in a competitive club environment.

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 and, subject to full attendance and participation; although any candidates under the age of 16 can only qualify as an ‘Assistant Leader’. There is no formal examination or final assessment.

Upcoming Courses: Sunday 24th July
Venue: The Castle Centre, London
For the Booking Form Click Here:  http://bit.ly/29B6KPF 

Please complete and return to: kathryn@goalballuk.com or post to Goalball UK, English Institute of Sport, Coleridge Road, Sheffield, S9 5DA

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