AHA Coaching Sec Tracey Prowse
Civi: +44300 1514003
There are some great opportunities to develop or start your coaching skills through the EH workshops.
Coaching Development Opportunities with financial support from the AHA:
Did you know that England Hockey are providing lots of online resources to support your coaching development?
They offer courses for those of you working towards formal coaching qualifications or if you want to attend specific workshops to develop your coaching knowledge.
Also the AHA can help you pay for these courses…
Army Hockey is affiliated to England Hockey and this is where the majority of Army players would be affiliated, but courses are available across the UK Hockey associations and individuals can attend courses from any of the associations. If affiliation is required to attend the course this can be added to the course fees as an additional cost.
How to do it:
- Register go gain full access (its free)
- Go to Coaches – Book an event
- Select course and apply to reserve a space
- Speak to AHA Sec for application for funding
- Pay for course through Hockey Hub
- Attend course, gain attendance certificate
- Send copy of certificate to Sec AHA
Coaching courses: The below table details the courses/workshops provided by England Hockey for each one of the formal coaching qualifications:
|Sessional Coach (previously UK CC Level 1)||Have attended a minimum of one workshop from the Great Britain Coaching Club Programme over the last 24 months (Introduction to Hockey Coaching, Engaging Games For Children, Coaching For Club Players, Engaging Games For Children, Coaching For Talent or Integrating GKs are accepted).
Coaches are also required to hold a safeguarding certificate.
|Course – £299
Workshops – £48/cse
Safeguarding – c.£40
First Aid – tbc
DBS (unless via another voluntary position) – c.£15
|Hockey Coach (previously UK CC Level 2)||Attended six hours of England Hockey CPD over the past 24 months. This can include a combination of Introduction to Hockey Coaching, Engaging Games For Children, Coaching For Club Players, Coaching For Talent and/or Integrating Goalkeepers.
Learners must also hold a safeguarding certificate prior to certification.
|Course – £460
Other costs – as per sessional coach (see above)
|Advanced Hockey Coach
(previously UK CC Level 3)
|Attended and qualify (certified) Hockey Coach course (or UKCC Level 2 qualification).
|Course – £1400|