Learning to create an environment where children can learn the fundamentals of curling in a fun and safe manner is the main focus of this workshop. Geared towards youth curlers in the Active Start and FUNdamentals stages of development, this is a perfect workshop for parents, grandparents, older junior curlers and other volunteers who want to work with children.
Topics covered in a Club Coach: Youth workshop:
- Setting the scene
- Ethical coaching
- Practice planning
- Game orientation;
- Teaching the skills
- Program management
- Games, skills, and activities
WHO SHOULD TAKE THIS WORKSHOP?
This workshop is ideal for coaches who are new to coaching or have little coaching experience. They tend to work with children from the ages of 6-13 who are being introduced to the game of curling.
HOW MUCH WILL IT COST?
Check with your Provincial/Territorial Curling Association (fees vary by province/territory)