Coaching

Surrey Sports Workshops

These preferential-rate workshops provide the opportunity for people who deliver physical activity to gain a practical and theoretical grounding that they can apply in their sessions.

Most workshops listed below can be booked and paid online via Surrey County Council's payment system - please follow the relevant link. 

Please also read our Booking Conditions (PDF). Once booked, full details of the workshop will be sent approximately one week before the workshop date.

Safeguarding and Protecting Children

Improve your awareness of safeguarding and protecting children, and recognise signs of abuse and poor practice. Find out more and book your place.

Course dates here.

First Aid for Sport

This 4-hour theory and practical based First Aid for Sport course is tailored for sport coaches and fitness professionals. Find out more and book your place.

Course dates here.

Behaviour Change Tactics

This workshop provides you with innovative strategies to help get people active and additional techniques to ensure they stay that way. It shows you how to Identify the individual needs, motivations and goals of participants, and how to tailor your coaching methods to suit them. Master simple strategies that can influence behaviour and ensure participants keep coming back to your sessions.

Wednesday 5 April

7 - 9pm, Guildford

Cost: £20

Book your place

Coaching Visually Impaired People

Hear from Roy Smith MBE (Director of Sport Development at Metro Blind Sport and Paralympian) and Hassan Khan (England VI Cricketer) as they share their experiences both as visually impaired people and as sports participants and reveal how your coaching can be adapted for visually impaired participants.

Monday 6 February

6pm-7pm, Woking

Cost: £10

Book your place here

Good Nutrition for Endurance Running

Join Guest Speaker, Peta Bee - an award winning journalist with degrees in Sport Science and Nutrition - to find out the latest in Good Nutrition for Endurance Running. The evening is designed for coaches and Run England Leaders.

Wednesday 1 March

7.30 - 9.30pm, Woking

Cost: £5

Book your place

Step Into Talent series

A new opportunity for coaches looking to work with talented athletes or those currently working with athletes at the start of their journey. Hear from leading coaches while getting an introduction to critical themes in talent development. Be a part of our exclusive pilot and get discount access to Sport Coach UK's Talent Foundation Series workshops.

Book all three remaining workshops and enjoy a £10 discount off the combined price - book '3 for 50'

A Head for Talent

A Head for Talent looks at the mental side of athlete development, including growth mindset, insights into developing resilience, mental toughness, and looks at the concept of athletes having 'grit'.

Monday 13 February 2017

6pm-9pm, Guildford

Cost: £20

Book your place on a Head for Talent here

Talent Across the Ages

This Workshop explores the biological, psychological and social characteristics of the stages of athlete development and how these need to be considered when developing your coaching sessions. It looks at the non-linear and uniqueness of each athlete’s journey, the challenges they face and how coach and athlete mindsets can affect this.

Wednesday 22 February 2017

6pm-9pm, Guildford

Cost: £20

Book your place on Talent Across the Ages here

Getting Better, Better

Getting Better, Better focuses on how to maximise your training sessions through the consideration of purposeful practice, skill development and constraints-led coaching.

Monday 20 March 2017

6pm-9pm, Guildford

Cost: £20

Book your place on Getting Better, Better here

Contact us and further info

Can't find the workshop you are looking for? Know of a workshop you want to recommend?

For any questions about our workshops, please contact our workshop team.

If you need ten or more people to go on a Safeguarding & Protecting Children's workshop from your organisation, Active Surrey can offer a bespoke workshop at your venue.

To read further details of sports coach UK workshops, please click here. To watch a video showing what some sports coach UK's existing customers say about them, watch the video below:

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