This course prepares the candidate for coaching at regional to international level. Because of this, the course uses experts from their respective fields to deliver the material. The Technical Skills section of the course is delivered by an International Coach and the Sports Science section by university staff.

Course Duration: 4 days
 
Assessment: Complete a 6 month coaching log of work with a group of shooters showing the detailed and planned phases of development
 
Context: Takes on discipline from prior qualification
 
Entry Requirements: NSRA Life or Annual member
Range Conducting Officer qualification
County Coach qualification
 
Pre-course Reading:
(issued on receipt of 
registration)
 
Sports science “primer”
British Shooting / NSRA documents
 
Course Detail:  
Sports Science Section:     Physical training
Psychological skills tool kit
Performance profiling, coaching philosophy
Coach – performer relationship
Biomechanics
Video for performance analysis
Physiotherapy and sports massage
 
Technical Skills Section:  2 days work with an established International Coach – a chance to answer questions about techniques preparation and training drills used to prepare elite shooters
 
Approximate Cost: £450 

Individual Membership WELCOME Offer

The Association has a special discounted price for individuals joining the NSRA for the first time as an Annual or Junior Annual Member, together with a bounty for the new member's club.