Grade One Assistant Wheelchair Basketball Coach (British Wheelchair Basketball)


Kennet Leisure Centre
Stoney Lane
RG19 4LJ
Contact Name
Mekaya Gittens
Contact Email
Contact Telephone
Sat, 27 Oct 2018 - Sun, 28 Oct 2018 (09:00 - 17:00)
Team Berkshire
Organised By
British Wheelchair Basketball

Grade One Assistant Wheelchair Basketball Coach

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Get into wheelchair sport and gain your starter Level One in delivering Wheelchair Basketball. With three hubs across Berkshire, Get Berkshire Active are keen to work with you to gain a qualification and enable you be deployed into one of these hubs.

Sports Education Week: Grade One Assistant Wheelchair Basketball Coach

The course lasts 16 hours, and is predominantly practical. This course is suitable for parents, teachers, physiotherapists, and players/ex players, who wish to assist in the introduction of the basic skills and game play of wheelchair basketball to junior and beginner players and is a pre-requisite for the BWB Coach Award. Candidates must be aged 16+.

At the conclusion of the course the Coaching Assistant will:

  • have knowledge and understanding of the core generic coaching skills;
  • have an awareness of conducting a safe session;
  • be able to plan a session introducing the FUNdamental skills of wheelchair basketball;
  • be able to deliver a session introducing the FUNdamental skills of wheelchair basketball;
  • progress FUNdamental skills of wheelchair basketball into small sided game situations;
  • contribute to the evaluation of an activity session.

All candidates will receive the BWB Grade 1 candidate pack containing guidance on all content covered on the course and Wheelchair Basketball Grade 1 Assistant Coach certificate. Candidates will undergo on course tutor assessment, delivery of one short practical coaching session, written plan of one short coaching session, evaluate one short coaching session.


REFUNDS: A full refund will be provided for course booking cancellations received at least 1 week (5 full working days) before the course start date. Unfortunately, cancellations received after this date cannot be refunded. Bookings made within a week (5 full working days) of the course start date also are ineligible for refunds if cancelled.

This is one of many courses available as part of our Sports Education Week. To see what else is on, please have a look here Get Berkshire Active Website -

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