Coaching Children  dlr Sports Partnership will be running a Certified Coaching Ireland Programme starting the 19th of Febuaury. This will be running for 4 Mondays from 6:30-9:30pm in the Samuel Beckett Civic Campus Ballyogan. The cost of the programme is €20 per particpant. (please note this is a one time offer & places are limited.

Children's needs in sport are different to the needs of other populations; therefore the coaches of children need to be equipped with specific knowledge, skills and competencies to fulfil the needs of children.Children want different things from their sport participation and require different approaches given their stage of development both physically and mentally. 

Coaching Ireland have developed 4 modules, specifically to  provide candidates with a better understanding of children’s sport and physical activity and best ways to optimise children’s enjoyment, participation and positive outcomes. 

Workshop 1: Coaching Children Successfully in Sport – An Introduction for Coaches 

Workshop 2:  Child-Centred Coaching – Understanding Child Development & Learning and its Impact on How We Coach 

Workshop 3:  Developing Physical Literacy through Sport 1 – Coaching Children to Move 

Workshop 4:  Developing Physical Literacy through Sport 2 – Coaching Children to Think

For more information or to book your place please contact us on 01-2719502 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.