A 4 hour rather than a 6 hour module, within which teachers are introduced to the how-2 and what-2 skills through a TGFU (teaching games for understanding) approach. The PE curriculum content and terminology (aspects of knowledge) is integrated, there fore the coaches who come through the WiS pathway will have a common pathway and experience which should act as the basis for greater understanding and improved working relationship. This programme is aligned to the UKCC Level 1 learning programme and as such there is the opportunity for teachers to access a cricket coaching qualification.
Chance to Shine in partnership with the ECB has the opportunity to be at the cutting edge at bringing the worlds of education and coaching together.
|Pre-Requisites||Cricket for Teachers / Coaching for Teachers Module 1 (4 Hours)||Coaching for Teachers Module 2 (3 Hours)|
|Qualified teacher status; working towards a teacher education qualification or anyone working within education directly supporting the learner (AOTS)||The aim of this module is to introduce teachers to the concept and practice of coaching:
||The aim of this module is to provide coaches with the opportunity to practice coaching in a simulated environment and gain access to UKCC level 1 qualification:
There may be the potential for teachers to gain access to the qualification by being independently assessed in their work place by an assessor at a mutually convenient time. This would need to be ratified by 1st4sport and quality assurance considerations addressed. Group assessment opportunities could be arranged via the County Boards and the PDM network.