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Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Badminton (Badminton England)

The UKCC Level 1 Award for Assistant Coaches in Badminton is the entry point onto the coaching pathway and qualifies the assistant coach to support the Level 2 coach during a coaching session. This support role might include observation of practice, feeding and group management, to allow the effective delivery of the planned coaching programme

York Railway Institute, Institute 22 Queen Street, York, YO24 1AD
Michael Reid / michaelreid@badmintonengland.co.uk / 07825094722

Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Badminton (Badminton England)

Course Dates & Times:

Day 1: Sunday 15th January 2017 - 9.30am - 4.30pm

Day 2: Saturday 4th February 2017 - 9.30am - 4.30pm

Day 3: Saturday 18th February 2017 - 9.30am - 4.30pm

Price: £225 (£215 for BE members)

Booking Deadline: Friday 16th December 2016


What are the course learning outcomes?

By the end of the UKCC Level 1 Award in Coaching Badminton learners will be able to:

- Understand the role and responsibilities of the coaching assistant

- Understand the principles of hitting technique and provide an accurate demonstration

- Understand the mechanical principles of movement and provide an accurate demonstration

- Understand basic singles and doubles tactics and be able to communicate to their players

- Understand the principles of warm up and cool down and be able to plan and deliver them appropriately related to a coaching scenario

- Understand and apply the basic underpinning knowledge related to the physical demands of badminton and the mechanics of movement

- Understand and apply the main laws of badminton in support of the competitive situation

- Assist with the delivery of badminton coaching sessions

- Assist with the review of badminton coaching sessions

Is there any pre-course or work required to be completed away from the course?

All UKCC Level 1 courses involves pre-course e-learning modules that are assessed. These e-learning modules include:

- An introduction into the how to coach skills of badminton

- An introduction to the rules of the game

- The underpinning knowledge related to the physical demands of badminton and the mechanics of movement

What does UKCC endorsed mean?

The Coaching Qualifications we currently deliver as part of our coach education programme are endorsed by UKCC and sit on the Qualifications & Credit Framework. Across the three levels of the UKCC Qualifications they aim to introduce and progress learners knowledge of technical and tactical elements of the game as well as the "art" and the "science" of coaching by introducing coaches to the "How to" skills of coaching.


£ 225

Payment Methods

Badminton England accepts card payments through this online booking system and payment via invoice. If you wish to book onto the course and be invoiced for the course fees please download and complete the application form from out website and return to coaching@badmintonengland.co.uk with a purchase order number and address to invoice.

Please be aware that your place is only confirmed once we have recieved a full payment.

If you are a Badminton England Member please enter the discount code 'BEMember' below to access the £215.00 member price.

Terms and Conditions

All learners must be 16 or over on the first day of the course. Unfortunately there is no negotiation on this, as this is a requirement set by the awarding body 1stSport; we are unable to register learners with them who fall under this age.


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