A UKCC LEVEL 1 Coaching Course will take place at ALL SAINTS ACADEMY IN DUNSTABLE ON THE FOLLOWING DAYS,
SATURDAY 25TH OCTOBER, SATURDAY 6TH DECEMBER AND 15TH NOVEMBER which is the technical day.
They normally run from 09.30 to 17.00 each day.
Details of the course are shown below
Normal cost is £190 but grants are available.
Details will be available on the Table Tennis England website under Coaching Courses further details can be obtained by contacting AlasdairColes@allsaintsacademydunstable.org or Val and Alex Murdoch.
Level 1 Award in Coaching Table Tennis
What does a 1st4sport L1 qualify me to do?
The qualification will provide learners with the necessary skills to be able to plan and deliver
basic table tennis coaching activities/sessions.
How is the qualification delivered?
The 1st4sport L1 consists of 3 separate days spread over approximately an 8 week period.
Learners are expected to complete home study and practical coaching tasks between each
day of the course.
? Welcome and Induction
? Introduction to Coaching
? Table Tennis Practical
? Introduction to Session Planning
? Day 1 conclusion
Home study 2-4 weeks
? Begin home study tasks
Day 2 – Technical Day
? Basic technical skills
? Developing anticipation
Home study 2-4 weeks
? Completion of home study tasks
? Re-cap and Evaluation
? Development of Coaching
? Independent and Internal Assessment
What are the requirements prior to the course?
To achieve a 1st4sport L1 qualification learners must attend the following pre-requisite
workshops (or Table Tennis England approved equivalents) prior to certification:
? Safeguarding and Protecting Children workshop (3 hours)
? Essential First Aid course (3/4 hours)
E-learning courses will not be accepted.
The learner is responsible for locating and registering on a suitable workshop. Please click
on the tabs at the side for more information on Safeguarding and Protecting Children
workshops and Essential First Aid.
Learners must be 16 years of age or over by the start date of the course to be registered.
Please Note – Coaches must be at least 18 years of age to coach unsupervised.
The 1st4sport L1 Learner Registration Period is 12 months from the start date of the course.
Learners must complete all assessment tasks and provide evidence of attending prerequisite
workshops within this period.
For the latest 2014/15 dates please click onto the Level 1 or 2 course tab on the ‘coaching
& performance’ page on the website.
How to apply
When you have found a course you would like to attend, download the application form from
the website and send to the Table Tennis England Coaching Department. Please ensure you
complete all sections.
Learners may email or post the form to the Coaching Department (address on form), please
note that Table Tennis England would not advise emailing your credit card details, please
either send them by post or call the Coaching & Performance Administrator (01908
208876) to pay by card.