News & events Events Level 1 Award in Coaching Boccia (Newcastle-upon-Tyne) This 2 day course is designed to provide learners with an introduction to the practical and theoretical aspects of coaching boccia. It is the first stage on the boccia coaching framework and the Award is regulated by 1st4sport. The foundation level of knowledge recognised in this qualification will enable you to develop an understanding of the safe, ethical and effective management and coaching of boccia. Who is the course for?This course is aimed at individuals aged 16+ who are facilitating or leading boccia in a community or school setting and are keen to take their delivery to the next level. Completion of a Boccia Leaders' Award, prior knowledge of boccia or experience of sports coaching is required.What does the course cover? Understanding the fundamentals of coaching sport. Understanding the principles of planning coaching activities in sport. Understanding the principles of conducting coaching activities in sport. Understanding the principles of evaluating coaching activities in sport. Planning Boccia Coaching Activities. Conducting Boccia Coaching Activities. Evaluating Boccia Coaching Activities. For full details on the course content click here. What is the format of the course? The course runs over 2 consecutive days and is a combination of learning and assessment. Cost and Booking: £250 per delegate.To book a place please complete the form which can be found here.