Sports Coaching: Theory and Practice (EDGU1005)

Are you a sports-loving person? Are you interested in learning what makes a great sports coach? Whether you are an active participant, coach or avid enthusiast, this course is designed for you.

You will learn how to create a positive sporting environment for coaching at all levels through your participation in practical workshops. You learn video technology to enhance your coaching and how to develop athlete-centred coaching practices to optimise you athletes' performance.

The teaching staff have extensive firsthand experience and knowledge of coaching from junior level to elite across many sports disciplines. Access to their knowledge along with practical case scenarios provides an environment conducive to creating exceptional future coaches. Participants also complete the community coaching general principles course which opens up opportunities for part-time paid employment in coaching whilst completing your studies.