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USCCE/ICCE Coach Developer Academy

Coach Developer Academy Programs

VIRTUAL PROGRAMS

Foundations in Coach Development: A USCCE Virtual Program

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March 22-24, 2022 from 12-3pm ET each day; program cost $75

Application details to be posted January 2022

A 3-day virtual program for individuals who work within coach education and coach development settings and who work with or oversee sport coaches to explore the foundations of learning as they apply to coaching education and coach development.  Essential principles of learning facilitation and adult learning design will be discussed with a goal of supporting a shared language within the coach education community and to the evidence-based practices in education.  Participants will have an opportunity to network and engage throughout the program.  Participants will also explore practical education concepts that can be integrated into their current coaching education work.

Who should attend: coach developers/ coaching education staff interested in learning more about innovating your approach to supportive coach education models, coach development and the evolving role of the coach developer.

For more information contact the USCCE Education Chair Cameron Kiosoglous - cameron@usrowing.org

IN PERSON PROGRAMS

The USCCE is excited to partner with the International Council for Coaching Excellence  to provide Coach Developer training in the United States.   The USCCE/ICCE Coach Developer Academy provides 3 day workshops for individuals who work with, educate and support coaches.   Coach Developers play a critical role in the preparation of coaches, and this program has been designed to help you develop the skills you will need to train, support and challenge coaches to become the best that they can be.

 

Teaching & Learning Facilitation Skill workshop: USCCE/ICCE Coach Developer Academy

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June 5-7, 2022 in Spokane, Washington prior to the North American Coach Development Summit

Application details to be posted February 2022

This workshop uses a blended learning approach which includes preparatory e-modules and a highly interactive workshop which addresses how coaches learn, delivery strategies, and facilitation skills of questioning, listening, review and feedback. This 3-day program provides many opportunities to apply the learning and practice your skills with high quality feedback from peers and facilitators. 

 

For more information contact the USCCE Education Chair Cameron Kiosoglous - cameron@usrowing.org

 Supporting Coaches in Practice workshop: USCCE/ICCE Coach Developer Academy

Individuals who have earned their trained coach developer- facilitation skills certificate through the USCCE/ICCE Coach Developer Academy or another ICCE supported program are eligible to attend this program.  The  ‘Supporting Coaches in Practice Workshop’ is the second blended learning program helping coach developers to support their coaches' learning outside the formal workshop in more informal contexts.  The 3-day program focuses on how to observe coaches in practice, how to review and help them to reflect on their practice, how to mentor them and how to assess professionals in the field for positive professional and program growth .  Coach Developers will be encouraged to develop their skills in all these areas and reflect on how they currently support, mentor and assess coaches to help them continually to develop their coaching practice. Please note that successful completion of a USCCE/ICCE Teaching & Learning Facilitation Skills workshop or similar ICCE workshop is required for participation in the Supporting Coaches in Practice Workshop.

 

A USCCE/ ICCE Coach Developer Academy certificate of completion for each workshop will be awarded to successful participants.

Who should apply to attend?

  • Anyone who provides coaching education, works with coaches, and facilitates coach development at any sport level who is interested in improving as an educator and facilitator.

  • Individuals who are passionate about delivering quality coaching education and coach development opportunities to volunteer and paid sport coaching professionals

  • Professionals who are interested in working with others in the profession to explore common challenges and share ideas for development in the field of coaching education and development

  • Novice and experienced coach educators and coach developers are welcomed and encouraged to apply.

  • Anyone who trains or works with coach education providers.

  • International applicants are welcome!

  • Note: Participants must have completed and earned their Facilitation certificate through the USCCE/ICCE Coach Developer Academy or another ICCE supported program in order to be eligible to participate in the Supporting Coaches in Practice program.

Where are Coach Developer Academy workshops held?

USCCE/ICCE Coach Development Academy workshops are held yearly in association with the North American Coach Development Summit. 

 

​The USCCE also provides USCCE/ICCE Coach Development Academy workshops for organizations upon request.  Please send an email to CoachDeveloper@USCoachExcellence.org for more information.

Academy Workshop Details

  • Workshops are tailored to event participants and are capped at 24 participants to ensure a quality learning experience for all.

  • Workshops are highly interactive with group discussions, application practice and detailed feedback.

  • Participation includes preparation e-modular work prior to the workshop, full workshop attendance and follow up event reflections.

  • Class sizes are kept small to allow for a 6:1 participant facilitator ratio.

Academy refund policy - All fees are non-refundable

Please contact info@USCoachExcellence.org  with any questions.