CPDLTD7010 Athlete Development
Course Description: Generally it has been shown that performance is a long term process and this has underpinned "Long Term Athlete Development" (LTAD) models. Many sporting organisations across the globe have implemented these LTAD programs. In this course we will investigate some of the underlying principles of these models as well as some of the research surrounding the development process to performance and perhaps more importantly long term participation and engagement within the sporting context.
Target Audience: Sports Coaches, Team selectors, Directors of Sport, HPE Teachers, Talent scouts, Coach Educators
Understanding the various stages of development in terms of the athlete pathway
Understanding the process of growth and maturation in the areas of biological, social and psychological development
Applying coaching pedagogy (methods) to the selected developmental stages
Duration: 2.5 hours inc additional reading and onscreen time.
Cost : $120.00 ex GST
Accreditation : Certificate of Completion
Prerequisite : There is no prerequisite for enrollment into this course
Recommended Partner course : Talent Identification for Coaches
Course dates : Enrol online anytime, unlimited time for completion and access