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1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Assistant (Angling Support Coach)
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This qualification has been extended until 30 June 2024
This qualification has been extended to allow for a full review and redevelopment of the qualification suite.
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- 16 +
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The 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Assistant (Angling Support Coach) is ideal for learners interested in becoming a coaching assistant, with responsibility for the delivery of coaching activities under the supervision of a more qualified coach.
This qualification is an entry point to coaching for learners with an interest in angling.
With this qualification, your learners will be able to assist in the delivery and review of angling coaching sessions under the supervision of a more qualified coach.
They will learn the practical and theoretical aspects of delivering and evaluating coaching activities in this area.
This qualification is supported by The Angling Trust.
It is recognised as the industry standard Level 1 qualification for coaching assistants by UK Coaching, and is aligned to the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity (CIMSPA) professional standard for Coaching Assistant.
Learners could progress on to the 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching (Angling) or on to a sport-specific coaching qualification at level 1 or at level 2. The skills and knowledge developed through this qualification may also be used to progress to other industry-relevant qualifications in coaching sport, activity leadership, or sports development.
This qualification may lead to paid or voluntary roles in coaching sport or physical activity, working as a coaching assistant under the appropriate supervision of a more qualified coach.