The Golf Coaching Praxis Certification Program is a dynamic course that aims to develop coaches'understanding of the major theories and player development concepts applied to young golfers.
It is an exciting collaboration between the University of Central Lancashire (UK), Golf Biodynamics, and BMR Golf Management, to provide a high quality learning experience for existing and aspiring golf coaches.
If you are responsible for developing and improving players’ performance, as either an Assistant or Head Coach this program is for you.
The Golf Coaching Praxis Certificate provides an opportunity for those working in elite golf performance to complete a program of study focused on developing the most conducive environment for young elite golfers.
The Certificate is equally as valuable for coaches working with golfers of all ages and abilities as it focuses on all aspects of skill development and game improvement strategies. It is an innovative and original initiative, capable of providing a high level, vocationally focused award that will enhance an individual’s coaching, management and leadership skills.
This course is delivered by a mixture of E-learning resources, videos, research papers, podcasts and webinar seminars. The program is divided into 3 units culminating with the Certificate’s final assessment.
The Final Capstone Assessment will be negotiated with the tutor and takes the form of a professional project which brings together the three strands of the course.
The Program at a Glance
Unit. 1. Supporting Young Golfers
Stages of Athlete Development
Skill Acquisition and Motor Learning
Biomechanics in Action
Using Sport Psychology Effectively Technology in Golf
Unit 2. Developing Young Golfers
The Coaching Process
Creating the Best Talent Development Environments
Coaching Your Players’ Learning Styles
Coaching Efficacy – Coaching, Teaching and Instructional techniques
Developing Coach Player Partnerships
Unit 3. Managing Young Golfers
Maximising Players’ Practice Regimes
Philosophy and Ethics of Coaching
The Coaching Work Environment
Key Business Practices
If you have any known allergies, disabilities, injuries or medical conditions please advise your course leader.
For any futher enquires please contact David Grecic [email protected]