Coaching in Practice - (15 credits)

Mixing theory with practical application in a variety of sports, students will be taught and practice the basic skills required to attain basic National Governing Body (NGB) coaching awards. Novel sports such as judo, cyclo-cross and squash have been undertaken in recent years under expert coach supervision. The subject areas range from the methods of coaching to health and safety legislation. Students will be encouraged to attain an appropriate coaching certificate during their first year of the course.