Level 1 Course – Dumfries

Venue: Dumfries Table Tennis Club, Shakespeare Street, Dumfries, DG1 2JE
Coaching Day: Sunday 7th April 2024, 10am-4:30pm
Assessment Day: Sunday 5th May 2024, 10am-4pm
Cost: £210 (funding subsidies of up to 40% of the course costs may be available from Table Tennis Scotland, conditional on satisfactory completion of the course.)

Level 1 Course Application

The Level 1 qualification will provide learners with the necessary skills to be able to plan and deliver basic table tennis coaching activities/sessions.

The 1st4sport Level 1 consists of 2 separate days spread over approximately an 8-week period. Learners are expected to complete home study and practical coaching tasks between each day of the course.

Day 1

  • Welcome and Induction
  • Introduction to Coaching
  • Table Tennis Practical
  • Introduction to Session Planning
  • Day 1 conclusion 

Home study tasks

Day 2 – Technical Day

  • Basic technical skills
  • Strokes
  • Footwork
  • Developing anticipation 
  • Re-cap and Evaluation
  • Development of Coaching
  • Independent and Internal Assessment