Sports Coaching Science Certificate | eta College

eta College Sports Coaching Science Certificate

The course objective is to give you the knowledge and skills to work as a sports coach and respond to the unique demands of coaching in the South African sporting context. By the end of the one-year course you will be equipped to coach beginner and intermediate sport performers – designing practice sessions that reflect an understanding of the interdependence of fitness and skill development and sensitivity to the social, emotional and physical changes that occur as players develop from childhood through youth to adulthood.

We recommend that you add additional qualifications like the Sports Coaching Science Diploma so that you can enhance your employment prospects in schools, clubs, private and government institutions nationally and internationally or run your own private practice. If you add additional specialisations to your course, you can offer your clients more options and enhance your employment prospects.

Sports Coaching Science Certificate Information

Course Dates:

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Course Dates:

Full Time: 15 February 2016 Induction: 8 February 2016

Application Deadline:

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Application Deadline:

6 February 2016

Course Fee:

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Course Fee:

R37 300

Course modules:
Module 1: Principles of Research
Module 2: Values, Ethics and Operate as a Coach
Module 3: Kinesiology
Module 4: Exercise Science
Module 5: Growth and Development
Module 6: Screening, Assessment and Programming
Module 7: Applied Coaching Science
Module 8: Coach Sport: Beginner to Intermediate Performers
Module 9: Special Needs and Coaching Sport
Module 10: Health and Safety
Module 11: Sport Team Management