This is the entry level for all Accredited Athletic Coaches. The fundamental skills of running, jumping & throwing are introduced as well as exploring how to engage athletes in long-term participation and how to coach skills to beginner athletes. The Level 1 Community Athletics Course aims to:
- Develop the general principles of coaching - communication, group management, safety, organisation, and instruction.
- Provide practical coaching strategies to encourage the development of the sport's fundamental skills of running, jumping and throwing.
The IAAF Kids Athletics Upskilling Course in part of the Sporting Schools program offering Accredited Athletics Coaches the opportunity to receive paid employment as a casual employee with Athletics Australia and to deliver the Kids' Athletics Program in Primary schools across Australia. This is also a perfect opportunity for school teachers to get involved and deliver this program before, during or after school times.
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