Level 1 Coaching Course

The Taekwon-Do Advisory Board will be running a Taekwon-Do Specific Level 1 Coaching Award on the weekends of 26th/27th May and 16th/17th June. This course will be run by TAB Tutors and on successful completion, coaches will be awarded a Level 1 Coaching Certificate with IMAC and Sport Ireland Coaching accreditation. This is the Assistant Coach award on the TAB Coach Development Framework. The course will take place in Shannon Taekwon-Do Centre, Smithstown Industrial Estate, Shannon, Co. Clare. This course is of 24 hours duration, split over the 4 days. Exact times for each day and directions to the location will be sent to coaches directly on application. Applications with payment and certificates as detailed below must be received no later than Friday 18th May

Key areas covered on this programme include:

• Session planning
• Skill development and progression
• Coaching and learning strategies
• Communication skills
• Key factors in coaching children aged 9-12
• Physical development of children aged 6 - 12
• Taekwon-Do skills to 3rd Kup
• Basic sparring skills and tactics
• Teaching games for understanding

There is a multi-part assessment of coaches on this programme. You will be required to complete:
• 4 Logged Coaching Sessions (Completed in your club and peer reviewed)
• Practical assessment (on course with children aged 9-12, preplanned topics)
• Full attendance during all presentations is mandatory

Candidates must be 18 years or older when commencing the programme
Candidates must hold 1st Dan or higher
A TAB Introduction to Coaching Certificate
First Aid Certificate
Child Protection Awareness Course attendance certificate

The cost of the course is €200 payable by cheque or order to Taekwon-Do Advisory Board. 

Bring Dobok, Training Shoes, Tracksuit and writing materials on all days

Application Form

Posted by Stephen Ryan