This course provides a combination of theory and practical experience to enable you to learn about adapting and modifying sport for people with a disability

Who is the course for?

This is an introductory course and is ideal for coaches, teachers, volunteers and anyone working with disabled people who want to be able to support the delivery of inclusive sports sessions.

What the course delivers

  • Take part in Paralympic and adapted sports such Boccia, Goalball, Table Cricket, Polybat (adapted table tennis) and New Age Kurling and learn how to set up and use the equipment, rules, game tactics and coaching scenarios
  • Learn and apply the principals of how to adapt and modify activities for different impairment groups with practical scenarios and tasks
  • Experience activity planning and delivery of inclusive activities
  • Learn about preparing participants for activities, observation and feedback, reflection and evaluation of sessions

Duration

The course is 5.5 hours long with a lunch break

After the course you will

  • Gain a SkillsActive accredited certificate
  • Be confident to deliver adapted and Paralympic sports to disabled people
  • Gain free discount code for all Adapted Sports & multi-sports equipment with our partners Davies Sports

Book as an individual

We deliver public courses nationally - see the available courses below.

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Attend a Course

Date:Time:Tutor:Location:Price:
Tuesday 30th January 201811:00 - 16:30Peter AckredCardiff - Eastern Leisure Centre, Llanrumney Avenue, Cardiff, CF3 4DN£130 + booking fee2
Tuesday 27th March 201810:30 - 16:00Peter AckredManchester - Wythenshawe Forum, Wynthenshawe, Manchester, M22 5RX£130 + booking fee2
Wednesday 4th July 201810:00 - 16:00Peter AckredBath - Bath Pavilion, North Parade Road, Bath BA2 4EU£130 + booking fee2

Book a course for your organisation

If your organisation or club have a group of coaches, leaders or volunteers who would like to attend, book a whole course and make a saving on the cost per person. The course can be delivered at a venue that you provide on a day and time that is convenient.

Cost & Requirements

£1,300 + tutor travel expenses and cost to courier equipment. Click here for more information on venue requirements.

To book a course or for any queries email louis@disabilitysportscoach.co.uk or call 020 7021 0973