Sports management consultancy

England Handball


In September 2010, we became England Handball’s recognised centre for delivery of the EHA level 1 and level 2 coaching awards. We now organise and coordinate delivery of the following;

  • The England Handball 1st4Sport Endorsed Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Handball
  • 1st4Sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Handball
  • The EHA Referee Level 1 Award

To get an idea of what to expect on an EHA Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Handball course, view the video below.

We also assist England Handball in the development of their qualification learning programmes and management and development of the tutor workforce.

Course Organisers

We can help any organisation organise a EHA Level 1 Award in Coaching Handball, EHA Level 1 Handball Referee Award or the 1st4Sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Handball. Please see below for course requirements;

England Handball 1st4sport endorsed Level 1 Award in Coaching Handball

  • The course is 2 days in duration
  • A 4 badminton court sports hall is required or 6m/9m court with 3x2m goals or equivalent (i.e. Handball/Futsal/Indoor Hockey)
  • There needs to be a minimum of 14 candidates and a maximum of 21 candidates
  • Learners need to be 16 years of age and experience of coaching or volunteering is desirable.
  • Cost per learner is £90 if facility hire is covered by the course organiser .

 

EHA Referee Level 1 Award; 

    • The course is 6 hours in duration
    • A 4 court sports hall is required or 6m/9m court with 3x2m goals or equivalent (i.e. Handball/Futsal/Indoor Hockey)
    • There needs to be a minimum of 15 candidates and a maximum of 20 candidates
    • Learners need to be 16 years of age and experience of coaching or volunteering is desirable.
    • Cost per learner is £50 if facility hire is covered by the course organiser

    Please see below a video of Cesar Castillo (EHA Director of Referees) introducing the EHA Referee Level 1 Award
     


     1st4Sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Handball

    • The course is 4 days in duration (two days together, a further day, and an assessment day 10 weeks later)
    • A minimum of 18m x 34m court with handball markings and run off space is needed. (Ideally 20mx40m)
    • There needs to be a minimum of 14 learners and a maximum of 16 learners (one tutor.)
    • Learners need to be 17 years of age and have a Level 1 Award in Coaching Handball or an Introduction in Teaching Handball award.
    • Learners will also need access to a club / handball coaching environment to complete self directed learning tasks.
    • Price approx £275pp* if facility hire is covered by the course organiser.
    • Courses as quoted on a per course basis; due to a limited workforce organisers may need to contribute to tutor expenses if these exceeds a 200 mile round trip per day.
    • *The cost per person will be quoted on a course basis

    For all courses, If Sport Structures have to incur facility costs, the price per person will increase.

    In addition to any course requests, Sport Structures will organise a number of EHA Level 1 courses nationwide based on demand as well as two 1st4Sport Level 2 courses annually, one in the North and another in the South.

    For guidance on what minimum standards are required to coach handball within your setting/environment, please click here.

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    For further information, please contact education@sportstructures.com/ 0845 241 7195