Tri-Skills Leader Course

The Tri-Skills Course is a program driven, coordinated and managed by TAS, with the assistance of accredited TAS coaches. The course is an interactive one that involves presentations and practical coaching throughout the swim, cycle, run and transition disciplines.

Course Objective

Participants will be introduced to the fundamental skills of Triathlon.This is the first step towards the coaching pathway from community and grassroots levels, subsequently into the SG-Coach Level 1 accreditation programme.

Target group

This course is aimed at teachers, parents, community leaders,club members and prospective candidate coaches who wish to work with children, youth or entry- level triathletes.

Course Duration:

10 hours covered over a period of 2 days, of both Theory and Practical Sessions.

Criteria

  • 100% attendance is required for the course
  • Candidates are expected to participate in all sessions,discussions and practical activities
  • Participants are required to lead a skills clinic for the community

Pre-Requisites

  • Financial Member of TAS
  • 18 years of Age
  • No criminal conviction

Next Course: 12 & 13 August 2016 (Fri & Sat)

Kindly email to course coordinator, Mr Omar Abu Bakar at omar@triathlonsingapore.org for more information.

SG-Coach Level 1 (Integrated)

The Triathlon SG-Coach Level 1 is a development coaching course aimed at coaches, teachers and community leaders working with beginners, children and youth in sport.

Course Objectives

This course will provide a broad perspective of coaching, roles and responsibilities, teaching methodologies and sport-specific skills for triathlon. The work of coaches at this level will be vital in supporting the development of new and existing triathletes.

Target group

This course is aimed at coaches working with children, youth and entry-level triathletes, under the supervision of a more senior coach.

Course Duration

28 hours covered over 6-weeknights and 2 Saturdays, of both theory and practical sessions.

Criteria

  • 100% attendance is required for the course
  • Candidates are expected to participate in all sessions,discussions and practical activities
  • Candidates will be evaluated on class performance and participation
  • Candidates must pass both the practical assessment and written examination in order to be eligible for the SG-Coach Level 1 certification

Pre-Requisites

  • Tri-Skills Leader Certification
  • Financial Member of TAS
  • 18 years of Age
  • No criminal conviction
  • Possess a current CPR+AED & First Aid Certification
  • Hold or have the intention to possess the following*certifications and accreditation:
    • Basic Sports Science (BSS) or the equivalent or exemption
    • Valid Standard First Aid Certificate with AED +CPR
    • Life-Saving Level 1,2,3 or higher
  • Priority will be given to the following:
    • Already involved in coaching triathletes
    • Existing NROC coaches from swimming, cycling, athletics
    • School Teachers

Next Course

24-hours covered over 5-week nights and 2 Saturdays, of both theory and practical sessions

DateTime
5th October, Wednesday6:30pm to 9:00pm
10th October, Monday6:30pm to 9:00pm
12th October, Wednesday6:30pm to 9:00pm
15th October, Saturday8:30am to 4:00pm
17th October, Monday6:30pm to 9:00pm
19th October, Wednesday6:30pm to 9:00pm
22nd October, Saturday8:30am to 12:30pm

Please download the application form 2016 SG Coach Level 1 and email the completed form to Mr Omar Abu Bakar at omar@triathlonsingapore.org.

Closing date for applications: 5pm, Wednesday 28th September 2016.

Continuing Education

As part of professional development and growth, it is TAS mission to provide accredited coaches access to sport specific opportunities through the community and the industry, both locally and regionally.