Information category: Coaching
LATEST ITEMS: Newly available: few places on Coaching Foundation course in Aberdeenshire 25 March; also taking bookings for Coaching Foundation course 11 March, UKCC L1 29-30 April and L2 25-26 March 2017, and for coaching weekends for participants of all standards, 18 & 19 March, 17 & 18 June.
ROMP is intended as a training facility for individuals or clubs who would like to take the opportunity to orienteer on some of Scotland’s finest terrain.
Controls are now out in Uath Lochans for the period December 2016 through to the end of February 2017.
Upcoming biennial national conference, 14-15th January 2017 in Crewe. Open to any orienteering coaches or orienteers who are interested in coaching.
This page is intended to provide coaches with a single point of access to a variety of information, templates and resources for different aspects of their coaching activity. Updated 6 January 2017 to provide new CPD template to be used from 2017 onwards, and 11 January to add article about psychological characteristics and talent in young orienteers.
Book now for four exciting Coach CPD (Continuous Personal Development) days, 23 April, 25 June, 3 September and 24 September. We are opening these sessions to coaches of other sports, to get a broad scope of discussion.
The Scottish Orienteering Association is fully committed to safeguarding the welfare of all children in its care. This page provides up-to-date and background information and links to various sources of relevant information. Updated June 2016 to correct link to Policy PDF agreed January 2015.
The 2015 edition of this extremely popular and informative booklet is now available.
Generous subsidies are available from sportscotland for UKCC coach education courses, to members of SOA clubs. Applications must now be made online.