Designed to

Coaches who are going to Coach Children from 6 to 13 years of age. They may be new coaches, existing UKCC1/ECB Level 1 or Young Person and Adult coaches who wish to access ‘child specific’ content.

This course is designed to help to develop your confidence and equip you with the knowledge, understanding and applied skills to lead coaching sessions for children and create safe, fun, player-centred coaching environments.

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Level

UKCC Level 2


Structure

  • 8 x 3 hour face-to-face modules
  • 6 x 1 hour e-learning modules (approximately)

Assessment

  • Applied coaching observed in Module 5 and Module 8
  • 6 x applied coaching (supported practice) sessions in children’s environment
  • Online coaching reflections
  • Online multiple choice assessment

Age

At least 17 years of age (learners may attend the course and assessment if they are over 17 years of age; however, due to the level of responsibility associated with the role, they will not be certificated until they are 18 years of age)


Pre-requisites for certification

  • 18 years of age
  • Current emergency aid certificate
  • Current Safeguarding Young Cricketers certificate or equivalent
  • Disclosure and Barring Service check through ECB

CPD for Coaching Children’s Cricket

Who Should Attend?

Coaches who are coaching children from 6 to 13 years of age and have undertaken ECB Certificate in Coaching Children, Existing UKCC2 Coach Award/ECB Level 2 coaches or equivalent who wish to access child specific CPD. (These coaches are able to access CPD from both Child and Young Person and Adult strands) Options include…

                                                ECB Game Based Learning for Children

                                                ECB Creating the Learning Climate for Children

                                                ECB Skill Development for Children

                                                ECB Coaching in Primary Schools


Commitment

Three hour workshops plus 1 home study online ‘E-Module’ per CPD Option (Coaching in Primary Schools 6 Hour workshop plus online E-Module)


Pre-requisites for Certification

ECB Certificate in Coaching Children (or ECB Level 2/UKCC2 equivalent) Emergency 1st Aid Certificate, Safe Guarding & Protecting Children, Current CRB, Aged 17 years at least to begin the course and 18 years at Assessment.


 Child Course Diploma Course

This course is currently in development.

Who Should Attend?

Coaches who want to develop Child specific expertise who have undertaken and attended all of the Child Coach CPD Workshops other than the Cricket for Teachers Course.


To book on the above courses please click here or for more information please contact Heather Beattie on heather@leicestershirecricket.co.uk or 0116 244 2198