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Coaching Derbyshire can help you find the right course for your coaching development.

Finding the right courses

The Coaching Derbyshire course finder below pulls together a range of sport specific and generic coach education courses in one place.

You can use it to search for First Aid, Safeguarding and other generic workshops and courses, find out about bespoke courses and events or take a quick look at what National Governing Body (NGB) courses are currently running across the county.

If you don't see the course you are looking for, try the course calendar below or please don't hesitate to get in touch as there may be opportunities to put on more courses where demand is present.

Upcoming Courses

Safeguarding & Protecting Children SPC/58618

Date: Mon, 17 Sep 2018 (18:00 - 21:00)

Location: Lodge Park Sports Centre, Shetland Way, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17 2SG

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. Updated to include content on Anti-radicalisation and Vulnerable Children and Adults.

Emergency First Aid

Date: Wed, 19 Sep 2018 (18:00 - 21:00)

Location: Sandiacre Town Cricket Club, Longmoor Lane, Sandiacre, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG10 5JJ

This workshop will look at skills that would help you to deal with an emergency situation related to sporting environments. A mixture of practical and theory will help develop these skills and provide confidence in dealing with emergency situations


Date: Wed, 26 Sep 2018 (13:00 - 16:00)

Location: Linton on Ouse Primary School, Linton Wood Lane, York, North Yorkshire, YO30 2TF

three-hour 'Primary School Teacher Training Course' has been developed to give non-PE specialist teachers the confidence and tools to deliver tennis to a class of children in a small space.

The course demonstrates how, with smaller courts, nets and rackets and lower bouncing balls, mini tennis can offer the perfect introduction to the sport, with all the fun and energy of the real thing.

Coaching in Running Fitness (day 1)

Date: Sat, 29 Sep 2018 (09:00 - 17:00)

Location: Aspley YMCA, Melbourne Road, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG8 5HL

The Coach in Running Fitness (CiRF) qualification is the progression from the Leadership in Running Fitness qualification (or Coaching Assistant) and is designed for those who want to get involved in coaching runners over the age of 12 who take part in non track based activities e.g. road, fell, cross country or multi terrain events. The Coach in Running Fitness award provides coaches with an introduction to coaching knowledge and skills relating to running.

Leadership in Running Fitness

Date: Sat, 06 Oct 2018 (09:00 - 17:00)

Location: Harrogate High School, Ainsty Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 4AP

What will I learn?
The course will focus on the safe organisation of achievable and progressive running activity and how to lead a group of runners of varying ability.

Level 2 Award in Multi-Skills Development in Sport

Date: Sat, 13 Oct 2018 - Sun, 18 Nov 2018

Location: Slough and Eton College, Ragstone Road, Slough, Berkshire, SL1 2PU

No need for prerequisites time!
This qualification is designed to provide benefit to you through the skills and knowledge required to enable you to understand participants and their needs, develop your knowledge of multi-skills development in sport and prepares you to demonstrate practical coaching skills in the context of the fundamentals of movement, fundamental movement skills and fundamental sports skills.

BOX Instructor (England Boxing)

Date: Sat, 20 Oct 2018 (10:00 - 17:00)

Location: Cox Green Leisure Centre, Highfield Lane, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 3AX

BOX is a new fitness experience devised by England Boxing coaches who have worked with the best boxers in the country.

Participants gain all-over body conditioning while learning the techniques used by Olympic boxers to succeed in the ring.

Classes incorporate many different elements of boxing training, such as partner pad-work, skipping, punch bags and shadow boxing, ensuring participants get a great overall cardiovascular workout; developing core strength, co-ordination and fitness.

Time to Listen

Date: Tue, 23 Oct 2018 (18:00 - 21:00)

Location: Pike Hills Golf Club- George Lounge Room, Tadcaster Road, Askham Bryan, York, YO23 3UW

This training resource is designed to provide club Welfare Officers with the tools that will support you and your club to safeguard and protect children. You have a vital role as the club welfare officer in supporting your club to achieve these safeguarding aims.

TC Trampoline Instructors Award for Teachers & Coaches

Date: Wed, 24 Oct 2018 - Thu, 25 Oct 2018

Location: Oak Tree Leisure Centre, Jubilee Way South, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG18 9FS

Trampoline Instructors course for teachers and coaches. This 3 day course covers skills up to front and back somersaults. Please download the booking form for full details

Level 5/6 Certificate And Award In Primary PE Specialism & Leadership

Date: Thu, 25 Oct 2018 (14:00 - 16:00)

Location: Yorkshire Sport Foundation, Nephew Lane South, Morley, West Yorkshire, LS27 7JQ

VOTED BEST COURSE 2016 by the Association for PE and Sports Leaders UK

Grade One Assistant Wheelchair Basketball Coach (British Wheelchair Basketball)

Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2018 - Sun, 28 Oct 2018 (09:00 - 17:00)

Location: Kennet Leisure Centre, Stoney Lane, Thatcham, Berkshire, RG19 4LJ

Get into wheelchair sport and gain your starter Level One in delivering Wheelchair Basketball. With three hubs across Berkshire, Get Berkshire Active are keen to work with you to gain a qualification and enable you be deployed into one of these hubs.

Safeguarding & Protecting Children (UK Coaching)

Date: Wed, 07 Nov 2018 (18:00 - 21:00)

Location: Greenbank Leisure Centre, Green Bank Leisure Centre, Civic Way, Swadlincote, Derbyshire,, DE11 0AD

Safeguarding and Protecting Workshop. £30pp.

Get in touch

If you are looking for a course that isn't currently listed don't hesitate to get in touch, we will try and point you in the right direction.

Once you have found a course please check out our funding pages to see if you are eligible to apply for one of the Coaching Derbyshire Bursaries.

Tell us about your courses

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