Become a Skateboard Coach
We are delighted to have launched Skateboard England's Level 1 Coaching Skateboarding Sessions course.
About the course
This is the ONLY Ofqual accredited skateboarding specific course in England & Wales. The qualification is designed to provide a benefit to skaters so that it prepares them for employment as a professional coach or instructor in skateboarding.
The Level 1 Award provides a safe and positive entry point, taking the next generation of skateboarders from their first step on a board to basic ramp tricks. The course focuses on participation rather than performance, with the aim of getting more and more young people on skateboards, and involved in a healthier and more active lifestyle.
What you’ll learn
- Principles of planning, delivering and evaluating safe coaching sessions.
- Technical aspects to teaching beginner skateboard sessions.
- How to write and create a lesson plan.
- Anatomy of a skateboard.
- Delivering skatepark etiquette.
What you’ll get from the course
Following the course coaches will be able to plan, deliver and evaluate individual skateboarding sessions in order to get more people skateboarding. In attending the course, coaches are introduced to the practical and theoretical aspects of planning, delivering and evaluating coaching sessions in skateboarding in a safe environment, whether that’s in skateparks, schools or the community.
Every person who completes the course will receive certification of their Ofqual qualification.
Anyone wishing to take course must have a basic undertsanding of skateboarding.
The Level 1 Skateboard England course is delivered by our partner organisation; StreetGames.
2nd and 3rd November 2019 (09:00 - 17:00)
Venue: Tropicana, Marine Parade, Weston-super-Mare BS23 1BE
Price: £225 for the 2 day course
Please complete the form below for more information or use the buttons above to book onto a course