Sports management consultancy

Drills for beginner coaches- CPD - Manchester

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Dates:
17/11/2017 6:30pm-9:30pm

Introduction

The course is aimed at new baseball and softball coaches. It will provide coaches with a set of drills to improve fundamental baseball and softball skills including throwing & catching, fielding ground balls and fly balls, and hitting.


Who is it suitable for?

  • People who are new to coaching baseball or softball.
  • Coaches looking for a sound understanding of basic fundamentals and new drills to reinforce key points.
  • Coaches who want to learn new creative drills to implement in their club, team or league.
  • Parents who have never played baseball or softball and want an introduction to skills and drills appropriate for teaching players of all abilities.
  • Club coaches who wish to reinforce ‘The GB Way’ and remain current on the why and how fundamentals are taught.


What are the pre-requisites?

  • Learners must be a minimum of 16 years old
  • Be passionate and inquisitive about learning new drills for playing catch, infield, outfield, hitting and pitching
  • Very inexperienced coaches may wish to take 'The Activator Award‘ to ensure rules and game play knowledge is sound

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, learners will be able to:

  • Understand what makes a drill great and be able to deliver engaging, safe drills.
  • Be able to coach throwing and catching skills using a variety of drills.
  • Be able to coach drills to develop ground ball fielding skills
  • Be able to coach drills to develop fly ball fielding skills
  • Be able to coach drills to develop hitting skills.

 

Why Do this Course

  • This course will give practical ideas on new and engaging drills to run with participants of all skill levels
  • It is great introduction to coaching if you haven't coached much previously
  • You will learn the fundamentals of what Great Britain Baseball and GB Softball teach at multiple positions

Funding 

Funding opportunity through UK Coaching. For more details follow the link –

http://www.ukcoaching.org/sites/default/files/UK%20Coaching%20Funding%20Guide%20July%2017.pdf



Cancellations

  • Please be aware that we need to achieve a minimum requirement of learners to be able to confirm the course is going ahead.
  • We aim to communicate a cancellation with learners 7-14 days in advance of the course date.

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