Lasswade AC and Midlothian Council will be putting on an Athletics Leadership Workshop this Friday, 14th September, at Dalkeith Campus. The workshop is open to everyone over the age of 14. We are hoping to get as many club members as possible involved in this workshop. :

Scottish Athletics Leading Athletics Workshop: 
Friday 14th September, Dalkeith Campus, 14.00pm – 17.00pm.

The workshop is the first level of coaching award and is designed to give an introduction to leading athletics activities for young / developing athletes. The workshop is part tutor lead and part practical. No prior qualification is required, and the course will be free of charge. All participants will receive a Scottish Athletics Certificate on completion of the course.

From this workshop we will look to select 4 candidates to move into the Coaching Assistant Programme. This programme involves candidates undertaking a mentored coaching programme. working with and helping out at Athletics sessions around Midlothian, which will culminate in being put through the Assistant Coach Course in October. Information on opportunities for coaches will be provided throughout the process.

Again we are hoping to have as many members of the club as possible take part. You do not need to be an athlelte to take part, all are welcome along. If you would like to go along please contact myself, Craig, at this address or on 07751279456. to register I will need the following info:

Name / School (if still at school) / contact no / address / age if under 18

Further info on the workshop, and the Assistant Coach Award can be found at the following links:



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