From LiRF to CiRF
Going from being a run leader to coaching your group
The step from being a leader to becoming a coach can be a challenge. This workshop will give detailed information on the differences between the roles and the steps leaders will take as they take a coaching qualification. It is engaging and interactive giving all participants an opportunity to share experiences and build support networks as well as clearly detailing the pathway to becoming a coach. It is delivered through talking and practical activity.
The workshop is for people who are currently qualified Run Leaders* who are looking to progress to the Coach in Running Fitness Course.
Cost: £20 or £30 for unlicensed leaders/coaches.
You will cover, through a mix of practical sessions and relevant theory:
- The difference between a leader and a coach
- How athletes develop
- How learning takes place
- Technical elements of endurance running
- Planning a training programme
- Coaching knowledge and skills to develop
- What the CiRF course entails
Coaches to bring any food or drink they require for during the workshop. Some facilities may have a canteen or cafe area, but some will have no areas available to buy refreshments.
The workshop will be a mixture of theory and practical so please wear suitable clothing i.e. trainers, shorts / tracksuit bottoms.
*Run Leaders should hold the Leadership in Running Fitness qualification and have a current DBS check