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Level 1 Coaching Course Galway - SOLD OUT


Plan, implement and evaluate the basic activities of running, jumping and throwing, as well as identify and apply sound coaching principles.


Event Description:

Level 1 Coaching Course - Tuam, Galway

Theory delivered ONLINE via Zoom

In Person Practical Days - TBC Following Restrictions

First Evening - Online 

Friday 6th November from 6pm to 8:30pm 

Second Evening - Online 

Friday 13th November from 6pm to 8:30pm 

Practical Weekend - In Person TBC 

All sessions must be attended to complete the course

Price - €100 Included in the price for this course is the Level 1 Coaching Manual

Course Aim:

To expand the knowlegde of coaches in a variety of running, jumping and throwing events and develop on the knowledge gained as an Assistant Coach. 


  • Developing the techniques of running, jumping and throwing.
  • Understanding the effects of puberty in developing the young athlete
  • Planning and conducting a training session incorporating Running, Jumping and Throwing
  • Developing the mental capacities of the athlete towards fair play, discipline, confidence, concentration etc.
  • Developing the fundamental skills of Running, Jumping and throwing and making them more sport specific
  • Continuing the development of athletics in a fun environment
  • Child Welfare and Safety in events

Entry Requirements: Level 1 is open to all those 18 years or older who have completed an Athletics Leader course or an Assistant Coach course.

Assessment/ Qualification:

  • Practical assessment
  • Sample training session
  • Observed Practice
  • Oral assessment

Contact: Conor Wilson 086 0329578 or