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Event Group Coach Resources

Once you have registered and paid for the qualification, all the necessary online support resources for the Event Group Awards can be found under the MY LEARNING tab at the top of this page.

Details of the programme for the Event Group Integration Days can be found on the right hand side of this page or by clicking on the following:

Event Group Integration day email V2 (PDF File, 297KB)

The Event Group Integration Days are normally held in November and April each year.

Pre Integration Day Study

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Before attending the Integration Day coaches should complete the pre-course work, which consists of watching two 20min videos and completing several small tasks. In total this pre-work will take about 2-3 hours to complete. The answers to these tasks will form the basis of discussion during the Integration Day.

These two video clips are included below:



Note that these videos, the Powerpoint Slides and all the other resources are available for download inside the Dropbox folder . Click on the BLUE download link at the top of the Dropbox folder to download this material to your computer.

LINK TO DROPBOX FOLDER CONTAINING ALL PRE-COURSE INFORMATION

Please note that the Dropbox link stated within the presentations is incorrect and the above link is the one to be used.


Please bring your laptop or mobile device with you to the Integration Day


If you have a laptop or mobile device that can be used to play back these clips then please bring it with you on the day so you can more easily discuss the footage with others on the course. However, this is not a requirement as the clips will be projected and discussed by the tutors.



Quick Start Guide to Accessing the Event Group Online Module

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The Event Group Online courses are in the My Learning section of uLearn.

Bookings for the Event Group online courses are taken through uLearn. You can book onto them by following the below links:

Event Group Endurance Online

Event Group Jumps Online

Event Group Sprints & Hurdles Online

Event Group Throws Online


Who is eligible to enrol on the Event Group Qualifications?

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In short, you must hold a Level 2 qualification (with the exception of Level 2 Children In Athletics) or an Athletics Coach qualification (NB Only coaches who had undertaken Athletics Coach Jumps post April 2018 or the triple jump and pole vault add on module pre April 2018 can do Event Group Jumps AND Only coaches who had undertaken Athletics Coach Throws post April 2018 or the hammer and discus add on module pre April 2018 can do Event Group Throws) or higher qualifications. For those who want the detail an exhaustive list of coaching qualifications that are accepted is available below:

If you have ANY of the qualifications in the list below you ARE ELIGIBLE to undertake the Event Group Qualifications:

  • Coach in Running Fitness (NB coaches are eligible for EG Endurance ONLY. Coaches who commenced the CiRF course prior to 1st September 2014 will need to complete the CiRF to Endurance Bridging module before progressing to the EG Endurance couse. Coaches who commenced the revised CiRF Award (from 1st September 2014) will be able to progress straight to the Event Group Endurance Event Group Award on completion of their course.)
  • Level 2: Endurance
  • Level 2: Jumps
  • Level 2: Speed
  • Level 2: Throws
  • Level 2: Fell & Mountain Running Coach
  • Athletics Coach (NB Only coaches who had undertaken Athletics Coach Jumps post April 2018 or the triple jump and pole vault add on module pre April 2018 can do Event Group Jumps AND Only coaches who had undertaken Athletics Coach Throws post April 2018 or the hammer and discus add on module pre April 2018 can do Event Group Throws)
  • Level 3: Discus
  • Level 3: Hammer
  • Level 3: High Jump
  • Level 3: Hurdles
  • Level 3: Javelin
  • Level 3: Long Distance
  • Level 3: Long Jump
  • Level 3: Marathon
  • Level 3: Middle Distance
  • Level 3: Pole Vault
  • Level 3: Shot Put
  • Level 3: Sprints
  • Level 3: Steeplechase
  • Level 3: Triple Jump
  • Level 3: Ultra Distance
  • Level 3: Walks
  • Level 3: Combined Events
  • Level 4: 100/200m/Relay
  • Level 4: 400m Hurdles
  • Level 4: 400m/Relay
  • Level 4: Decathlon
  • Level 4: Discus
  • Level 4: Hammer
  • Level 4: Heptathlon
  • Level 4: High Jump
  • Level 4: Javelin
  • Level 4: Long Distance
  • Level 4: Long Jump
  • Level 4: Marathon
  • Level 4: Middle Distance
  • Level 4: Pole Vault
  • Level 4: Shot Put
  • Level 4: Sprint Hurdles
  • Level 4: Steeplechase
  • Level 4: Triple Jump
  • Level 4: Ultra Distance
  • Level 4: Walks

If you ONLY have one or more of the qualifications in the list below you are NOT ELIGIBLE to undertake the Event Group Qualifications:

  • Leader
  • Children In Athletics
  • Fitness in Running and Walking
  • Club & Children's Leader
  • Leadership in Running Fitness
  • Leadership in Running Fitness FMR
  • Level 1 Assistant Coach
  • Coaching Assistant
  • Level 2 Children in Athletics
  • Coach in Running Fitness FMR
  • Childrens Coach
  • Level 3: Coaching Young Athletes
  • Level 3: BAF Strength and Conditioning
  • Level 3: Fell and Hill
  • Level 4: Coaching Young Athletes
  • Level 4: BAF Strength and Conditioning
  • Level 4: Fell and Hill

Further Questions

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If you have any further questions please check the Event Group Coach FAQ.

If you have further questions that can't be answered using the Event Group Coach FAQ, then please contact us using the HELP page