Development

Coach Education

The aim of BADMINTON England's Coach Education structure is to produce:

'the best badminton coach education system in the World that produces high quality coaches to service all levels of player in England.'

Good quality coaching is vital at all levels of the game in order to give players the ability to gain success, develop their enjoyment of the sport and promote their lasting involvement in Badminton. The award courses are designed so that coaches can maximise their contribution to players.

The Coach Education structure is endorsed by the United Kingdom Coaching Certificate (UKCC). Please contact Patrick Lucas at patricklucas@badmintonengland.co.uk if you would like to attend or organise a UKCC Level 1 or UKCC Level 2 course.


Badminton For Teachers

 

BFT PRIMARY

Course outcomes, Candidates will:

  • Be able to introduce children to the fundamental movement patterns required for all sport (gait, squat, lunge, bend/flexion, push, pull, rotate/twist)

  • Understand Long Term Athlete Development and its importance in badminton

  • Be able to set up meaningful badminton practices/activities suited to the age and stage of the child, the size of the group and the facility/equipment available

  • Be able to set up competitive badminton games and activities suited to the age and stage of the child, the size of the group and the facility/equipment available

  • Be able to use and adapt the BIG resources and Bisi activity cards to develop lesson plans and programmes of work for badminton activities

 

BFT SECONDARY

Course Outcomes, candidates will:

  • Be able to introduce the basic techniques for a number of strokes
    Understand scoring and the basic rules

  • Be able to set up meaningful badminton practices/activities suited to the age and stage of the child, the size of the group and the facility/equipment available

  • Be able to set up competitive badminton games and activities suited to the age and stage of the child, the size of the group and the facility/equipment available

  • Be able to use and adapt the BIG resources and Bisi activity cards to develop lesson plans and programmes of work for badminton activities

  • Be introduced to the core material required by the GCSE PE (Badminton) syllabus

This course will provide you with the basics required to introduce the core badminton skills to secondary age children and will also introduce you to a wide range of ideas for badminton activities and games supported by the BISI Pack C. This course will provide you with the basics of teaching badminton, including an introduction to the different strokes and how to develop them, scoring and the rules, as well as lots of ideas for activities and games that you can set up with pupils in PE lessons and after school clubs.

Through the course we endeavour to cover the core elements that are required by teachers who are delivering the Badminton module for GCSE PE (we cannot guarantee to cover every element of the syllabus for each exam board). You will also be provided with signposts to other resources that you and your pupils will find helpful.

 

For more information please contact Patrick Lucas at patricklucas@badmintonengland.co.uk  

Coaches can guide our youngsters