An introduction to the foundations and principles of coaching sport and physical activities. Topics include coaching philosophy, coaching objectives and style, as well as principles of communication and motivation, teaching, physical training and management in athletic coaching. The course will also examine Canada’s Long Term Athlete Development Plan (LTAD) and Teaching Games for Understanding TGFU of coaching. With this course, students will be eligible for level I Coaching Theory Certification from the National Certification Program (NCCP).
Prerequisites: Year 2 standing or permission of the instructor

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