Principles of Coaching Level 1

The Albion Foundation is uniquely recognised for the quality delivery of sport and education

Principles of Coaching 

Level 1

The 1st4sport Level 1 Award in the Principles of Coaching Sport provides learners, aged 16 to 18 years, with the knowledge needed to develop their confidence and start them on the road to an engagement with coaching sport. Utilising the QCF common-knowledge units for coaching, learners gain the required generic knowledge that all sports coaches need to plan, conduct and evaluate safe and effective coaching activities in sport. This includes the:

  • fundamentals of coaching sport
  • principles of planning coaching activities in sport
  • principles of conducting coaching activities in sport
  • principles of evaluating coaching activities in sport

The qualification also provides the foundation for all Level 1 UK Coaching Certificate (UKCC) sport-specific coaching programmes.


Details are as follows below:

Monday 21st August to Friday 25th August 2017

10.00am – 4.00pm 

Boldmere St Michaels Football Club, Church Road, Sutton Coldfield, B73 5RY. 

Ages – 16-18 Years ONLY (under 18 on August 31st 2017)





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