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We provide a range of National Governing Body qualifications to enrich your CV and employability. There are options to pay by instalments and early bird offers for some courses. Places are limited on most courses so book now to avoid disappointment.

We offer a variety of short courses to boost your CV such as:

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BASKETBALL LEVEL 1

The basic level if you’re starting out in basketball coaching. This qualification enables you to assist other coaches in delivering sessions.

The basic level if you’re starting out in basketball coaching. This qualification enables you to assist other coaches in delivering sessions.

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EMERGENCY FIRST AID

The QA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work qualification is designed for individuals who wish to act as an emergency first aider in their workplace.

The QA Level 3 Award in Emergency First Aid at Work qualification is designed for individuals who wish to act as an emergency first aider in their workplace.

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EQUITY IN YOUR COACHING

Promote equality and diversity by raising your awareness of equity and fairness issues in sport and physical activity.

Promote equality and diversity by raising your awareness of equity and fairness issues in sport and physical activity.

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FA FOOTBALL COACHING LEVEL 1

The FA Level 1 in Coaching is for anyone interested in learning more about football coaching. It will provide you with the skills and knowledge to prepare you to coach football at the grassroots level.

The FA Level 1 in Coaching is for anyone interested in learning more about football coaching. It will provide you with the skills and knowledge to prepare you to coach football at the grassroots level.

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FUTSAL COACHING LEVEL 1

The FA Level 1 in Coaching Futsal is a vocational course that provides you with an opportunity to develop an awareness of both the practical and theoretical aspects of Futsal coaching.

The FA Level 1 in Coaching Futsal is a vocational course that provides you with an opportunity to develop an awareness of both the practical and theoretical aspects of Futsal coaching.

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HANDBALL LEVEL 1

The Handball Coaching Level 1 Award is aimed at coaches in a club or team environment. It gives a basic knowledge and leads onto the level 2 qualification.

The Handball Coaching Level 1 Award is aimed at coaches in a club or team environment. It gives a basic knowledge and leads onto the level 2 qualification.

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COACHING DISABLED PEOPLE

This workshop aims to answer the commonly asked questions about disabled sports participants and will show you how you can make your coaching more accessible and more effective.

This workshop aims to answer the commonly asked questions about disabled sports participants and will show you how you can make your coaching more accessible and more effective.

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MULTI SKILLS LEVEL 2

The qualification is designed to provide qualified coaches with an introduction to the processes and principles of supporting child development through multi-skills. 

The qualification is designed to provide qualified coaches with an introduction to the processes and principles of supporting child development through multi-skills. 

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SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN

This workshop will raise your awareness of the tell-tale 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.

This workshop will raise your awareness of the tell-tale 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.

  

FAQ'S

  • Most courses you book directly at Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre or UCLan Sports Arena.
  • Email SArena@uclan.ac.uk
  • Book direct with the NGB (only some courses)

You can pay via cash or card at STFSC or UCLan Sports Arena. You are also able to pay over the phone at UCLan Sports Arena on 01772 761000.

Some courses are completed in 1 day, some are over a series of weeks/weekends.

You will receive an email as soon as your certificates are ready. You will then be able to collect them at STFSC or UCLan Sports Arena. Some courses allow you to download your certificates.

You can cancel a course at any time up to 14 days after initially signing up without incurring any costs other than those of the services already provided. You must inform UCLan of your intention to cancel by email, letter or telephone before the end of the cancellation period.

If your course is being delivered at a UCLan site, car parking arrangements will be communicated and provided at no cost.