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Genesis College12-16 Youngs Crossing Road Bray Park, QLD, Australia 4500
The Development Coach Training Program been specifically designed to provide a supporting and engaging environment for developing competent group/squad triathlon coaches, to equip coaches with the necessary skills and resources to provide unsupervised safe, ethical and effective triathlon coaching.
A Development Coach is continuing to build their coaching experience and have triathlon skill development specific knowledge. They will be working in a triathlon specific coaching practice [club and/or squad] in a lead coaching role.
This program focuses on producing a competent club/squad session coach who can promote the benefits of participating in triathlon and develop appropriate skill acquisition through quality coaching of recreational participants from grass roots level upwards.
The Development Coach Training Program prepares coaches to independently develop, plan, deliver and evaluate participation focused triathlon coaching sessions designed for a group of athletes with a mix of ages and/or skill levels participating in a club/squad-based training sessions. (i.e. not individual 1 on 1 coaching).
The Development Coach Training Program is spread over 4 days of face to face attendance over a period of 3-6 months consisting of:
•2 x 2 day workshops including practical assessment and personal review.
•A blended delivery strategy will be employed utilising the Flipped Classroom approach in a balance of online learning, face to face learning sessions and practical coaching.
The Knowledge Hub online component of the program consists of 40-60 hours of self directed, independent study which includes:
•Pre -learning work for each 2 day workshop.
•Session planning and delivery of 6-10 coaching sessions in club/squad environment.
•Review of online Knowledge Hub learning resources and completion of included assessment tasks.