What To Coach Workshops

Linked to the launch of the Talent Development Framework a new selection of Workshops have recently been launched linked to "What to Coach", there are four new topics available for coaches to access

Who are the workshops for?

Coaches who have prior knowledge of “how” to coach and the Golden Thread through attendance at one of the following 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

What are the topics?

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 activity that drives 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: Goal Keepers - 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

Who is delivering the Workshops?

Dan Fox - Double Olympian and ex captain of the GB Men's Hockey Squad

Don Vinson - England U16 Girls Assistant Coach

When and where are they running?

Workshop

Region

Venue

Date

Time

WTC Goalscoring Leeds
Ben Rhydding HC
19th July

18.30-21.30

WTC Attacking Scunthorpe AFWAC 18th July

18.30-21.30

WTC Attacking Chelmsford Chelmsford HC 3rd September

18.30-21.30

WTC Attacking Loughborough
Loughborough Grammar School
7th September

18.30-21.30

WTC Defending Oxford Oxford University 4th July

18.30-21.30

WTC Defending

Manchester

The Armitage Centre

10th July

18.30-21.30

WTC Defending Cambridge The Perse School 11th July

18.30-21.30

WTC Defending

Taunton

King College Taunton

6th September

18.30-21.30

WTC GKs

Buckinghamshire

Marlow HC

23rd July

TBC

WTC GKs

Lincolnshire

TBC

TBC

TBC

How can I book a place?

The cost to book on is £38 for members and £48 for non members.
 
For more information and how to purchase coaches membership please click here.
 
To book a place please click here.

Please note you must be aged 16 or over to attend this workshop