1. SPORT SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

With increasing complexity in the sporting landscape, a sound understanding of the various scientific disciplines will fortify our journey in professionalizing the coaching industry. The pandemic has also anchored us on the importance of technology to innovate our coaching practice. Staying at the forefront of new advances in sport science and technology will help build new capabilities and forge new ways of thinking to navigate in this new normal. Topics and questions that include sport analytics, modern day coaching paradigms and accessible technology will be examined.

Topics and questions that include sport analytics, modern day coaching paradigms and accessible technology will be examined.

  1. SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY
  2. PHYSIOLOGY
  3. BIOMECHANICS
  4. SPORTS NUTRITION
  5. STRENGTH & CONDITIONING
  6. ACCESSIBLE TECHNOLOGY

2. COACHING PEDAGOGY

The coach is fundamentally a practitioner and teacher. It is pertinent that a coach is informed on relevant and progressive methods for sport education to engage their charges effectively. Sound pedagogical practice is a key enabler to delivering coaching effectiveness and this theme will be further examined and reflected upon in our community.

Some of the areas we may look into include planning an appropriate program that develops fundamental movement skills, effective feedback methods and how to become a nurturing communicator.

  1. FUNDAMENTAL MOVEMENT SKILLS
  2. INCLUSIVITY
  3. REFLECTIVE PRACTICES
  4. NON-LINEAR PEDAGOGY
  5. SELF-TRAINING
  6. COACHING GENERATION Z

3. LEADERSHIP

Besides imparting technical expertise, the role of a coach is inextricably linked to developing better teams and people. How we lead has an impact on sport performance and in the longer run, the character of our athletes. Sound leadership practices that include values education and culture building will be an important asset in achieving coaching objectives and amplify our impact in the sport eco-system in the long run.

  1. VALUES INCULCATION
  2. TEAM-BUILDING
  3. LEADERSHIP STYLES
  4. SAFE SPORT