Dates and Times:
Day 1: Saturday 7th July - 9:00-17:00Day 2: Saturday 11th August - 9:00-17:00
Attendance on all specified days are required to achieve the qualification.Please note you are also required to complete tasks both practical and written away from the course.
*BDA membership is included within the course fee and you will complete the necessary documents to become a member on course. However you do need to take passport size photo with you on Day 1 of the course for your membership card.
The course takes 2 days to complete including completion of a portfolio and an assessment. Learners are expected to complete 2 coaching sessions between day 1 and 2.
This qualification will enable you to work with beginner bowlers as an assistant to a higher qualified coach and / or if you are over 18 years of age, you can independently deliver the 4 ‘Play Bowls for Fun’ Sessions as provided by the Bowls Development Alliance.
All pre-course information will be sent to you via email about a week before the course starts.
The topics covered on the course are:
Bursary Information Bowls England Coaching Bursary Available: For information regarding Bowls England funding please visit https://www.bowlsengland.com/for-bowlers/coaching-bursary English Indoor Bowling Association Bursary available: For information regarding EIBA funding please visit: http://www.eiba.co.uk/Guidance/bursary.pdf EIBA Application form can be downloaded at the following link: http://www.eiba.co.uk/downloads/bursary-application-form.docx If you are applying for a bursary, you will need to pay the full fee to Sport Structures and your bursary will be reimbursed directly to you on successful completion of the qualification.
Please click here for funding opportunities for coaches in the UK.
Please note: This qualification needs to be completed within 1 year of the start date of the course.
Terms and Conditions
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