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National Centre course schedule

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LATEST ITEMS: Event Safety Workshop Forres 15 December;  also now taking bookings for Coaching Foundation course 11 March, UKCC L1 29-30 April and L2 25-26 March 2017.   

17th Nov 16   Read more...


Funding for UKCC courses

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Online applications

Generous subsidies are available from sportscotland for UKCC coach education courses, to members of SOA clubs.  Applications must now be made online.

15th Dec 15   Read more...


Coaching Foundation course

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Two courses in 2016

This course was designed specifically for experienced orienteers who want to dip their toes into the waters of coaching, and as a stepping stone towards the UKCC qualifications.  From 2017 the course fee will be £60 for members of clubs affiliated to SOA, £100 for non-members.

13th Dec 15   Read more...


Coach CPD Days for 2015

We are pleased to announce dates for Coach CPD in 2015.  Venues will be allocated in discussion with clubs;  please get in touch if you’d like to request a particular date in your area.  The general theme for the sessions will be “Lively sessions for newcomers and returners”.

20th Dec 14   Read more...


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