National Certificate in Recreation and Sport - Coaching (Developing Coach) (Level 3) 

Available up to June 2019

Developing Coach L3 v2

Who is this qualification for?     

This qualification is for people who want to build on their experience of coaching participants in a recreation or sport activity.  

Coaches are passionate about sport and recreation. They have the leadership and communication skills to confidently share their knowledge with the team or individual they are coaching.  

This qualification will be delivered and assessed on-the-job at your workplace in the sport industry.  

Graduates of this qualification will be equipped with the skills and knowledge required to effectively coach across a range of sport and recreation activities.  

What's involved?

This  41- to 50-credit qualification covers:

Sport and athletic coaching 

Personal coaching philosophy 

Principles of learning and skill acquisition 

Communication skills 

Athletes' technical skills 

Key coaching tactics and strategies. 

This qualification is designed to be completed in 6-10 months.  

What are the costs?

On-job training costs workplaces both time and resources. It can mean covering registration fees, learning and assessment resources, allocating time for training, and having an appropriate assessment pathway available.  

Total costs for trainees will vary depending on how the qualification is delivered, how it is assessed and how much support the workplace can provide.   

To check out our fees list, click here. 

For more detailed information about the cost of doing an on-job qualification, get in touch.  

Where to from here?

Keen to develop your coaching skills? Think this might be the right qualification for your staff?  Game on!

To find out more, or to sign up to this qualification, contact your regional Skills Active Learning Support Advisor.   

Remember, to do this qualification on the job, a Skills Active trainee needs to be working as a volunteer or paid employee in the sport industry.  

If you want to become a qualified sport coach, but you're not currently employed in the industry, contact your local sport club or facility, or a Skills Active Learning Support Advisor to talk about how you can get involved. 

Want to see where this qualification can take you next?

Check out our range of other sport qualifications

Discover your own career path on Tōu Aratika  - our careers website. 

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