Bord na nÓg Coaching Course

Limerick GAA Coaching and Games Development will be running an Award 1 Youth course (HURLING) in South Liberties GAA beginning on Monday November 6th.

This course will comprise of six sessions to take place on the following Dates & Times:

Mon Nov 6th – 7:00pm – 9:30pm
Mon Nov 13th – 7:00pm – 9:30pm
Sat Nov 18th – 9:30am – 1:00pm
Mon Nov 20th – 7:00pm – 9:30pm
Sat Nov 24th – 9:30am – 1:00pm
Mon Nov 27th – 7:00pm – 9:30pm

There will be a Theory & Practical element to the course on each night.
The Award 1 Coach Education course is the second award on the coaching pathway of Gaelic Games. The course is aimed at coaches that have progressed through the Foundation Award and have experience as a coach. Ideally coaches should be working with or intend to work with the youth player (age 13 – 18) as the course content is designed towards the youth coach.

The course is 16 hours in duration and covers a number of key modules including:
•  Technical Proficiency
•  Tactical Prowess
•  Team Play
•  Physical Fitness
•  Playing Facts
•  Psychological Focus
•  Communication

The focus of the course is the further development of the ‘How to Coach’ skills by placing the participant in situations that they will face as coaches – the organisation of games activities, activities to develop skill and activities to develop the various aspects of physical fitness.

Anyone interested can contact Jim Coffey to register.

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