New workshops available to help you learn 'What to Coach'

Coach 2018
Following on from the launch of the Talent Development Framework earlier this year, a new selection of workshops have recently been released linked to the "What to Coach" element.
 
Specifically, there are four new topics available for coaches to access and these are being delivered by Dan Fox, double Olympian and ex captain of the GB Men's Squad, and Don Vinson, England U16 Assistant Coach.
 
Booking onto these workshop is simple – head to the course booking page, find the workshop you would like to attend and book on. Bookings cost £38 for members and £48 for non-members.
 
More information and a full list of all workshops can be found here.

What to Coach: Goal Scoring 
Coaches will see what to deliver in a session on the development theme of Goal Scoring. Coaches will share practice design ideas that invite lots of opportunities for the players to take the best option to go forward and score goals in all sorts of ways. There will be lots of examples of fun and game-like activities that drive the players to be highly skilled and creative with their actions.

What to Coach: Attacking
Coaches will see what to deliver in a session on the Principles of Attacking. Coaches will share practice design ideas that invite lots of opportunities for the players to take the best option to go forward and score. This workshop will bring to life the link between Principles and Development Themes and further highlight what coaches should prioritise in their sessions to create effective decision makers.

What to Coach: Defending
Coaches will see what to deliver in a session on the Principles of Defending. Coaches will share practice design ideas that invite lots of opportunities for the players to stop the oppositions go forward by denying space. This workshop will bring to life the link between Principles and Development Themes and further highlight what coaches should prioritise in their sessions to create effective decision makers.

What to Coach: Goalkeepers
Coaches will get ideas on how to create practice design on what to coach goalkeepers alongside a rich understanding of the National Development Themes for goalkeepers; replicate appropriate learning environments to bring game like scenarios to life on a regular basis; create variations to existing practices to develop a suite of activities for goalkeepers of all levels; demonstrate that all players can work and develop together when developing skills.
 
Is this for me?
The workshops are for coaches who have prior knowledge of “how” to coach and the Golden Thread through accessing one of the other elements of the offer below, and would like more support and ideas on how to embed this into different principles of the game:
  • Introduction to Hockey
  • Engaging Games For Children
  • Coaching For Club Players
  • Integrating GKs
  • Sessional Coach Course
  • Coach Course
  • Hockey Hub