USA Ultimate is hosting another Level 1 Coaching Clinic this September!
What: The Level I program consists of two workshops (Coaching Ethics and Coaching Performance) where coaches will learn skills and techniques to: introduce Ultimate and its skills to new players; manage effective practices; teach and maintain Spirit of the Game; interact with and utilize parents; improve the fitness of their team; maintain high professional coaching standards; and behave both ethically and legally while coaching.
Who should attend? Any leader in the Ultimate community. Participants must be a current USAU member to attend, must be or become a USAU Coach member to obtain certification. If you are under 21, you may attend but your certification will be held until you turn 21. Coaches of teams at any level are encouraged to attend.
Who is running it? The Coaching Development program is run by USA Ultimate. Our Atlanta clinic will be led by well-known and respected coach, Miranda Knowles.
When: Sunday, September 7, 2014. 9am to 4pm.
Where: The Paideia School (Jr High Building)
1509 Ponce de Leon Ave
Atlanta, GA 30306
Membership is required to attend.
NOTE: While any membership (including affiliate) will work for attendance, a background check & (21.50+ additional county costs) and a coach-level membership are required for Certification.
The AFDC will be sponsoring 10 people to attend this clinic. Details to follow on how to apply.
Registration closes Friday, August 29, 5pm.
Are you a female coach or a coach of a female team? You may be eligible for a rebate through the Women’s Development Program. Visit Women’s Development for details
What do I get? In addition to gaining certification (and the benefits of the list above), coaches will also receive the following from USA Ultimate and program sponsor, Five Ultimate:
- USA Ultimate Coaching Ethics and Performance Manuals
- USA Ultimate Coaching Code of Ethics & Spirit of Coaching
- Five Ultimate Coaching Development Program Five Gear
- Five Ultimate Coach Bag
- USA Ultimate Coaching Development Program disc
- Ultimate Fitness DVD
- USA Ultimate instructional DVD, Ultimate 101: Laying out the Game
- Access to the USA Ultimate Certified Coach Facebook Group
- Visit the link below for other benefits from Five Ultimate
Want more details?
- Full Program Description
- List of Program Benefits
- Registration: http://play.usaultimate.org/members/login click on “clinics & certifications”
- Event Information: http://play.usaultimate.org/clinics/cdp_level_i_workshop_atlanta_ga1/
- Facebook Event: (for promotion only, coaches still need to register via the clinic link) https://www.facebook.com/events/267670106771287/