Adapted Sports Course - coaching disabled people

16 November
Disability Sports Coach, Cherry Hinton Village Leisure Centre, Coville Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1 9EJ

This course is ideal for coaches, teachers, volunteers and anyone working with disabled people who is or would like to be able to support disabled people to take part in sport.

The course is a practical course including:

  • Practical experience of Paralympic and adapted sports such boccia, goalball, table cricket, polybat and new age kurling including setting up and using the equipment, rules, game tactics and coaching scenarios
  • Principles of how to adapt and modify activities for different impairment groups with practical scenarios and tasks
  • Activity planning, introducing activities and leading sessions
  • How to prepare participants for activities, observation and feedback, reflection and evaluation of sessions