Level 1 Basketball Coach
The first step to become an accredited coach. This course will provide all future and aspiring coaches with the necessary information and materials to become a coach. This course will surely benefit all participants as it will introduce different coaching tactics, drills, skills, and knowledge of basketball.
This course consists of 4 online lessons and 1 practical component in which candidates will connect with a verifier to carry out their practical hours to receive their certification for this course.
This course is catered to:
- Aspiring coaches
- Family members
- Physical activity teachers
The list above is just to name a few but is not limited to those options.
To take this course, you must be:
- at least 14 years of age
- well versed and be able to communicate effectively in the English language (reading, writing, listening, speaking)
If you have any disabilities and are not sure if this course is the right fit for you, please do not hesitate to reach out and inquire. Just Contact Us.
The duration of this course and all it entails must be completed within 3 months of enrolment. This includes:
- Approximately 5-8 hours dedicated to the online course.
- Approximately 8-10 hours dedicated to the practical component (with a verifier)
Thus, in total both the online course and practical component should take approximately 15-18 hours to complete. These times are subject to change due to how you as an individual plan to take this course. If for some reason you need more than the 3 months given please Contact Us within 7 days of enrolment with how much time and reasoning for the extension.
DBS check & Duty of Care
- Please note that a DBS check is a UK ONLY compliant qualification
- Duty of Care courses are not limited to basketball coaching and can be useful in other fields/professions. These could be useful in most places around the world, although these Duty of Care courses on offer are in regulation with the UK, if you reside outside of the UK please consider this.
Certification Expiry & Renewal
Once this course is completed and you have received your certificate it is valid for a total of 4 years. If inactive your certification will expire. Options for renewal can be found at the end of this online course or you can click here.
What is a ROC you might ask? R – Referee, O – table Official, C – Coach. We have the initiative and a vision that everyone should become a ROC as there are many opportunities that arise around the world with becoming a ROC. You step into the basketball community in high demand, as you are a certified referee, table official, and coach. Once you have taken this coaching course, adding referee and table official to your resume will help you become an even better coach as you will understand the rules of every position on the court. There will be more paid and voluntary opportunities, you will aid in supporting your wider community as there is a shortage of these basketball professionals. Once you have become a ROC you should be able to support different basketball communities where ever you are in the world.
This course has been approved by the CPD, a world-renowned accreditor known for offering and supporting continued professional development.