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Mental Health Awareness

Mental Health Awareness

Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 08:19

During this very difficult time for everyone, Bedford Sports Development Unit would like to support those in the leisure and fitness industry to develop their Mental Health Awareness skills and prepare for when they are able to get back to coaching or volunteering face to face, or to have more tools...

Tags: Bedford, Coach Development, News, coronavirus, covid-19

10 UK Coaching Subscriber Resources Now Free Until 3 May

10 UK Coaching Subscriber Resources Now Free Until 3 May

Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 08:15

UK Coaching have unlocked 10 of their most valuable subscriber templates, guides, webinars and videos.

These will remain freely available until 3 May

You will need to register for an account and / or login to access these. You will be prompted to do this when you click on the resources.

Tags: Coach Development, News, coronavirus, covid-19

FREE Time2Learn webinar: 7 February 2020

FREE Time2Learn webinar: 7 February 2020

Posted: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:33

The next free, interactive Time2Learn webinar is on the theme of reflection. It will take place on 7 February 2020 from 12-1pm.Presented by UK Coaching's Modern Learning Officer Mark Scott, this session will explore how your coaching craft can be developed and enhanced using reflection. This includes...

Tags: Coach Development, News

New online course from Sport England

New online course from Sport England

Posted: Mon, 27 Jan 2020 11:19

There is a new online course that has been produced by NWG raising awareness of child sexual exploitation.

The development of the course has been funded by Sport England and does have a CPD certification.

The link for this is as follows; https://www.educare.co.uk/courses/child-sexual-exploitation-in-sport...

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Would you like to become a Tennis Activator in Luton, Bedford or Central Bedfordshire??

Would you like to become a Tennis Activator in Luton, Bedford or Central Bedfordshire??

Posted: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 11:42

Tennis can help build confidence and develop skills, both on the court and off.

The LTA Serves programme aims to transform the lives of disadvantaged people by giving them the opportunity to play tennis. They take tennis into places it's never been before, equipping local people trusted and rooted in...

Tags: Coach Development, Community Funding

Parental approval for the nation’s coaches

Parental approval for the nation’s coaches

Posted: Mon, 14 Oct 2019 21:56

  • Majority of parents have a positive relationship with their child's coach
  • Over 90% of parents have high levels of trust in their child's coach

UK Coaching, the lead agency for coaching in the UK, has released new research, which suggests that parental perceptions of coaching are overwhelmingly positive....

Tags: Coach Development, News

Coaching Children Showcase Event by UK Coaching

Coaching Children Showcase Event by UK Coaching

Posted: Mon, 16 Sep 2019 15:30

UK Coaching are hosting a special event to showcase great children's coaching in action.

This free event, welcomes coaching children and schools leads at partner organisations from across the UK. The day will allow you to experience the coaching content in action with Primary aged Children.

UK Coaching...

Tags: Coach Development, Coaching, News

Get Involved & Celebrate Coaching Week!

Get Involved & Celebrate Coaching Week!

Posted: Mon, 04 Jun 2018 11:30

Research shows that coaching benefits over 9m people across the UK

UK Coaching, the lead agency for coaching in the UK; with a mission to put coaching at the heart of physical activity and sport, has unveiled its principles of 'Great Coaching' which support everyone in the UK to recognise and celebrate...

Tags: Club Development, Clubs, Coach Development, Coaching, This Girl Can, coaching, coaching week, principles of coaching, teamBEDS&LUTON

Grants for young people in Leighton Linslade!

Grants for young people in Leighton Linslade!

Posted: Fri, 26 Jan 2018 09:53

Leighton-Linslade Town Council has set aside £150,000 creating this new grant scheme to help existing organisations expand the capacity of their work to the benefit of children and young people aged 11 to 19 years in the Parish of Leighton Buzzard and Linslade.

Of particular relevance to this scheme...

Tags: Club Development, Clubs, Coach Development, Funding, Leighton Buzzard, Sports Grants, This Girl Can, news, teamBEDS&LUTON

BEDFORD MUMS GET ON THEIR BIKES THANKS TO NEW PROJECT!

BEDFORD MUMS GET ON THEIR BIKES THANKS TO NEW PROJECT!

Posted: Fri, 22 Dec 2017 11:30

Sustrans, the charity that's making it easier than ever to walk and cycle, is delivering a new project to get Bedford cycling! Funded by Bedford Borough Council, the Eileen Alexander Legacy Fund and the County Sports Partnership; teamBEDS&LUTON offered training and advice to people who may be new...

Tags: Bedford, Biker Tots, Coach Development, Cycling, Funding, Leaders, Physical Activity, Reach into Bedford, Sport, Sustrans, This Girl Can, Volunteers, Women and Coaching, teamBEDS&LUTON

NEW COURSE IN OCTOBER: Communication and health behaviour change training

NEW COURSE IN OCTOBER: Communication and health behaviour change training

Posted: Mon, 02 Oct 2017 15:08

Front line staff: Communication and health behaviour change training
16th October 2017 10am – 4pm and 20th November 2017 10am – 1pm. £95

Target Audience: Frontline staff, sports coaches and instructors working with groups.

By the end of these sessions you will:

  1. Initial training session...

Tags: Club Development, Coach Development, Coaching, angel chater, behaviour change, coach training, course, teamBEDS&LUTON

Nominations now open for prestigious UK Coaching Awards

Nominations now open for prestigious UK Coaching Awards

Posted: Thu, 27 Jul 2017 15:55

Nominations for the twentieth edition of the UK Coaching Awards are now open.

Do you know a coach who goes above and beyond the line of duty? Have they transformed someone's life or had a significant impact on their local community? Now is the time to show your appreciation for all they do and nominate...

Tags: Bedford sports, Coach Development, Coaching, Coaching UK nominations, Luton coaching, great sports coaches, teamBEDS&LUTON