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Onside Education is delighted to offer the 1st4Sport Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Netball. This qualification is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge required to enable you to support other, more qualified coaches to coach rugby league to groups of adults and/or young people participating in either the modified or full game of Netball. 
This qualification is supported by the NSG for Netball comprised of the National Governing Bodies (England Netball, Welsh Netball and Netball Scotland) as the trade association and employers for netball. A range of technical experts from within the NSG for Netball have provided technical input in the development of this qualification. The qualification is also endorsed by the trade association for coaches, sports coach UK, as meeting its UKCC criteria. Interested? Read on. 


The objective of the Level 1 Award in Coaching Netball is to provide a benefit to learners through an introduction into the principles and practice of safe, ethical and effective management and coaching of netball sessions for adults and young people in an appropriate environment, as an assistant normally under the supervision of a Level 2 qualified netball coach. 
This qualification is designed for aspiring netball coaches to be supported in the development of their knowledge of how to effectively coach a local club or school team. 
Commitment to this intensive course is key, and therefore, you must be available for ALL tuition and assessment dates, so check your diaries now! 
Awarded by 1st4Sport Qualifications, our course will provide those with an on-going involvement in netball with further development of their knowledge. The course will cover the basic of effective planning, delivery and evaluation of rugby coaching sessions. 


Our course is guided by an experienced and fully qualified Tutor/Assessor. The course format is based over 3 full days combing theory with practical assessment. 
Theory – Planning & Preparation 
The theory part of your course coaching sessions is a crucial element of your role as a coach. To support your theoretical understanding, Onside Sports Education will provide you with your own Personal Candidate Coaching Pack containing everything you need for the duration of the course and beyond. Your pack contents will include: 
1st4Sport Level 1 Coaching Handbook 
All course session and activity plan templates 
Internal and independent assessment tools 
Other 1st4Sport linked learning resources (CD-Rom/DVDs etc). 
Practical – Coaching Delivery 
You will play an active role in the coaching sessions delivered by your Assessor, and will also have the opportunity to coach your colleagues at points during the course, which will allow for your Assessor to feed back to individuals as well as the group as a whole. 
Your Final Assessment 
Please note: Your final assessment can only take place if you attend all practical course dates in full, have your coaching pack completely up to date and have all other final assessment pre-requisites to demonstrate. 
What you will receive 
• Bespoke 1-2-1 tutorials 
• Unique reading aids, and learning material 
Upon passing the course, you will receive a qualification (accredited by 1st4Sports): Level 1 Award in Coaching Netball 


• £150 per person. * 
*Bare in mind that you will only receive your qualification once the whole course fee has been paid. 


• You must be at least 16 years old or over 
• It is recommended that you have knowledge of the game of netball, or coaching in another sport at his level prior to accessing a programme of learning. 
• This course is open to anyone who meets the above criteria who wishes to further develop their coaching skills through a recognised coaching qualification. Typically, if you are a coach or are an experienced player who is interested in branching out from simply competing to put something back into the sport, then this course will be ideal for you. 


• Coaching Local Netball Clubs 
• Coaching at Schools 
• Coaching at Charity Events 


Our course application form is attached below. Please complete it as fully as you can (to speed up your application) and email it to info@onsideedu.co.uk
Please also use this form if you have any questions, or pick up the phone and call our team on 01257 278 131