Leadership and Positive Destination Programme

In collaboration with Sport Scotland’s regional development officers, active schools are offering a mix of sports leadership courses across the city for secondary-aged children.

Active Schools Aberdeen City and Aberdeen Amateur Athletics Club – This is a practical athletics themed workshop offering the opportunity to learn how to provide simple, structured and fun activities to Primary 4 – 7 pupils. Ideal for those who are looking to enhance their leadership skills. Come along and enjoy developing the skills needed to activate, educate and motivate others!

Active Schools Aberdeen City and the Scottish Football Association – This is a practical football themed workshop offering the opportunity to learn how to provide simple, structured and fun activities to Primary 4 – 7 pupils. Ideal for those who are looking to enhance their leadership skills. Come along and enjoy developing the skills needed to activate, educate and motivate others!

Active Schools Sports Leadership Course – This is a two day leadership course covering topics that will allow pupils to confidently volunteer at extra curricular sports clubs in primary schools. Come along and enjoy learning about how best to encourage, motivate, inspire and challenge others. Remember, strong leadership skills help build relationships in all walks of life!

Dance Leaders – Young people undertaking this day training will touch on important leadership skills such as effective communication, and knowledge of various dance styles. These sessions will include fun and engaging theatrical and practical activities to assist young dance volunteers in planning and leading a number of sessions with the opportunity to also begin practising leading a chosen dance session for the group.

Hockey Leaders – This course is an exciting practical-based course, designed to teach candidates how to develop physical movement skills, and technical skills and builds basic tactical understanding by using games-based coaching. On completion candidates will gain the skills needed to assist in facilitating fun, inclusive and engaging hockey sessions.

Basketball Skills Coach Award – This course is an exciting practical-based course, designed to teach candidates how to develop physical movement skills, and technical skills and builds basic tactical understanding by using games-based coaching. On completion candidates will gain the skills needed to assist in facilitating fun, inclusive and engaging basketball sessions.

Badminton Leaders – This course is an exciting practical-based course, designed to teach candidates how to develop physical movement skills, and technical skills and builds basic tactical understanding by using games-based coaching. On completion candidates will gain the skills needed to assist in facilitating fun, inclusive and engaging badminton sessions.

How do I book?

You can book a space via the button links under each activity listed above.

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