Level 1 Course - Newcastlewest, Limerick

Focus on the development of sports specific skills, learning the correct posture and movements of all running, jumping and throwing events.


Event Description:

There will be 2 evening theory sessions, followed by 2 full practical days. Both Friday evening Theory sessions will be ONLINE via ZOOM. A link to the online session will be sent the morning of the 12th and 19th of April


Theory sessions

  1. Friday April 12th 6-9pm - ONLINE
  2. Friday April 19th 6-9pm - ONLINE

2 x All Day Practical Sessions

Day 1 - April 13th - 10am-5pm - Limerick Athletics Hub, Newcastlewest, Co Limerick

Day 2 - April 20th -10am-5pm - Limerick Athletics Hub, Newcastlewest, Co Limerick

All dates must be attended to complete the course



  • 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 one of the Foundation Level courses ie : Athletics Leader course,  Assistant Coach course or Endurance Running.

Assessment/ Qualification:

  • Practical assessment and continuous assessment throughout the course.
  • Sample training session
  • Observed Practice
  • Oral assessment

Cost: €105 - Included in the price for this course is a Level 1 Coaching Manual.


Course organiser : Olivia Scully Hahne

Contact: oliviascullyhahne@athleticsireland.ie

Level 1 Course- Newcastlewest, Limerick - Friday, April 12, 2024 - Limerick Athletics Hub

Ticket Type Quantity Price Fee Subtotal
Level 1 Course- Newcastlewest, Limerick
100.00 5.00 105.00
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