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Workshop 1-Growing Coaches
SATURDAY 3rd FEBRUARY – 10.00 am-04.00 pm

Programme: “Growing Coaches”
Awarding Body: Sport New Zealand

Target Group: Young people, aged 13-18, who;
(i) Are new to coaching hockey and would like to be considered to be part of the coaching team delivering the junior programme for Nelson Hockey (or)
(ii) Have some coaching experience, have coached on the junior programme for Nelson Hockey in the past but have had no formal training or completed the Growing Coaches programme at school.

Date: Saturday 3rd February
Time: 10am-4pm
Location: Nelson Hockey Softball Pavilion, Saxton Field, Stoke
Cost: Free
Registration: Advanced registration is essential by Tuesday January 30th . Please contact Fabian Amor,
Operations Manager Nelson Hockey:
(Email) [email protected]
(Mob) : 027 655 8411 (Ph) : 03 547 9988

Course Facilitators: Julie Price, Community Sport Advisor (Coaching) Sport Tasman and Tamara Morgan, Hockey Development Manager, Nelson Hockey.

Course Details: The Sport NZ Growing Coaches coach education programme is an interactive programme that is designed to develop the coaching skills of young people. This course will have a hockey flavour and will focus on ‘how to coach’. It will explore roles and qualities of an effective coach, athlete centred and game sense coaching, effective communication, managing groups and behaviour, session planning, practical experience of coaching warm ups and game activities.
Additional Requirements: Participants will be expected to complete written work (ie a Coaching Journal) as part of the course and must be available to attend a Hockey NZ Small Sticks Coaching Award on Friday February 16th from 5.00pm-7.00pm. Attendees must also be available to coach on the Junior Hockey Programme starting on Tuesday 13th February.
Resources: Provided by Sport Tasman and Nelson Hockey.
Refreshments: Light refreshments will be available on arrival only.
What to Bring: A packed lunch and a snack for afternoon tea
Water bottle
What to Wear: Sports gear and training shoes

For Further Details & to Register: Please contact
Prof.Fabian Amor,Operations Manager Nelson Hockey:
(Email) [email protected]
(Mob) : 027 655 8411
(Ph) : 03 547 9988

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125/139 Saxton Rd, Stoke, Nelson

Phone: 03 547 9988
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Fabian Amor – NHA OPM
Phone: 027 655 8411
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