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Level 1

1st4sport Level 1 Coaching Assistant in Basketball

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Codes

Qualification number
603/2838/1
SFA/LAD funding code
603/2838/1

Learners

Required age
16 +

Learning hours

Guided learning hours
16
Total qualification hours
40

Key dates

Operational start date
01/01/2018
Qualification review date
30/12/2022
Certification end date
30/12/2023

Overview

The 1st4sport Level 1 Coaching Assistant in Basketball is ideal for aspiring basketball coaches.

With this qualification, your learners will be able to assist the delivery of basketball coaching sessions under the direct supervision of a more qualified coach.

They will also be able to contribute to the evaluation of sessions, developing their knowledge of how to effectively assist in the coaching of a local club or school team.

It is recognised as the industry standard Level 1 qualification for coaching assistants by the national source group for basketball.

Gives learners a key understanding of the principles of coaching basketball activities
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Qualification Progression

Learners could progress on to the 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Basketball 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, supporting PE in school sport or sports development.

This qualification may lead to paid or voluntary roles working as an assistant coach in the sport of basketball under the direct supervision of a more qualified coach.

Level 1

1st4sport Level 1 Coaching Assistant in Basketball

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