American Football Level 1 Coach Education Qualification.
Pre Course Requirement:
All candidates must complete the USA Football Online Shoulder Tackling Qualification. (Proof of completion will be required on the day of the course.)
The practical element of the Level 1 qualification will be focused on the delivery of elements of Shoulder Tackling.
The course can be found via the below link:
On the day of the course:
Topics will include Health and Safety, Shoulder Tackling and Heads Up Blocking, Concussion Awareness, and Coaching Young People, Coaching Skills and will include practical and written assessments of all candidates.
You will need to wear clothing suitable for moderate physical activity and you should bring writing materials.
Lunch is not provided. Please bring your own lunch/snacks and refreshments for the day.
On-site parking is available.
On arrival candidates should congregate at the Main Reception Area.
PLEASE bring at least one form of ID (Photographic ID preferred but not compulsory)
Timings for the Level 1 Coaching Qualification day:
9am - Registration
9:15am - 10:45am - Coaching Process
11:00am - 12:30pm - Safety and Welfare
1:30pm - 3:45pm - Practical Assessments
4:00pm - 4:30pm - Written Assessment
You need to be 16 years old or older on the day of the course.
The certificate you receive is valid for 4 years.
Terms and Conditions:
At all BAFCA events, photographs may be taken and used to promote the sport of American Football in the UK. If you wish for you photograph not to be taken please inform the course educator at the start of the day.
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