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  • Coaches Conference 2018

    21/03/2018 Coaches Conference 2018

    The 2018 coaches conference date has been changed from July to August 11th and 12th, to after the World Championships. Irish National coach John Quinn will again be back to share his experience with the coaches and players who sign up.

                                         

    Joining John we will have UKCC level 2 coach Andy Stewart from Wales and Daniel Magee BWF Level 2 Tutor and Coach to lead a number of sessions over the weekend.

    In addition to the coaches leading the conference, we are hoping to have two guest speakers who will be named closer to the date once confirmed.

     

    You will be able to get involved with the conference and follow the action on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram using the #BICC2018.

    If you would like to register for the coaches conference please email coaching@badmintonireland.com or call the office on (01) 839 3028.

     

    The pricing for the conference is as follows:

    Adult: €40

    Juvenile: €20

    Licenced Coach: €20

    You can make payment for the conference via PayPal or bank transfer.

     

  • Applications Now Open for 2018 Teicnic Badminton Camps

    13/02/2018 Applications Now Open for 2018 Teicnic Badminton Camps

    We are now taking applications for Ireland's number one skills-based U13 and U15 Teicnic Badminton Camps being held in the National Training Centre in Marino Institute of Education. These camps offer players the opportunity to increase their technical skills by upgrading their current Teicnic level. The participants will also enjoy many other sporting activities led by fully qualified sports coaches including athletics, volleyball, soccer and Gaelic football to name a few. Register early to avoid disappointment. 'Teicnic now Teicnic for life'.

                                

    The dates for this year's camps are as follows:

    Under 13's Camp

     Monday 13th- Friday 17th of  August 2018

    Under 15's Camp

     Monday 20th - Friday 24th of August 2018

    Find the camp application form here.

    Find the camp details on the invitation here.

                                              

  • 2018 Coaching courses application now open

    12/01/2018 2018 Coaching courses application now open

    Badminton Ireland has a number of coach education courses scheduled for the 2017-18 season. The courses range for those starting off in coaching with the Introduction to coaching course “Shuttle Time” all the way up to the level 2 course that is recognised by both Sport Ireland and the Badminton World Federation.

    To apply for any of the upcoming course, please click on the following links

    The dates of the courses can be seen in the image below or by clicking on the Badminton Ireland coaching calendar.

    In addition to the 2018 dates, there will be a Shuttle Time course held in Coleraine on December 16th. Places for the Coleraine course are still available, so please register now to confirm a place.

        

               

     

  • Level 2 coach education **Final places remaining**

    12/01/2018 Level 2 coach education **Final places remaining**

    Places are now available for the Badminton Ireland level 2 coach education course. The course is a six-day course and will be held on two separate weekends.The Level 2 course is a Coaching Ireland and Badminton World Federation recognised qualification. The course is available for anyone who has previously completed the BWF level one course. The dates of the course are as follows

    Weekend 1) Friday, February 16th to Sunday, February 18th

    Weekend 2) Friday, March 9th to Sunday, March 11th

    There will be limited places on this course to ensure the high standard of tutor and participant interaction is maintained. Please book early to confirm your place on the course. The deadline for booking is the 26th of January. You can book by emailing coaching@badmintonireland.com

     

  • Coaches Licence Renewal for 2017/2018 Season

    06/09/2017 Coaches Licence Renewal for 2017/2018 Season

    With the new season well under way, it's time to ensure that coaches are fully licensed by Badminton Ireland and meeting all the legal requirements. Read more to find out details for the coming season....

     

     

     

Latest News

Coaches Conference 2018

The 2018 coaches conference date has been changed from July to August 11th and 12th, to after the World Championships. Irish National coach John Quinn will again be back to share his experience with the coaches and players who sign up.

                                     

Joining John we will have UKCC level 2 coach Andy Stewart from Wales and Daniel Magee BWF Level 2 Tutor and Coach to lead a number of sessions over the weekend.

In addition to the coaches leading the conference, we are hoping to have two guest speakers who will be named closer to the date once confirmed.

 

You will be able to get involved with the conference and follow the action on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram using the #BICC2018.

If you would like to register for the coaches conference please email coaching@badmintonireland.com or call the office on (01) 839 3028.

 

The pricing for the conference is as follows:

Adult: €40

Juvenile: €20

Licenced Coach: €20

You can make payment for the conference via PayPal or bank transfer.

 

Applications Now Open for 2018 Teicnic Badminton Camps

We are now taking applications for Ireland's number one skills-based U13 and U15 Teicnic Badminton Camps being held in the National Training Centre in Marino Institute of Education. These camps offer players the opportunity to increase their technical skills by upgrading their current Teicnic level. The participants will also enjoy many other sporting activities led by fully qualified sports coaches including athletics, volleyball, soccer and Gaelic football to name a few. Register early to avoid disappointment. 'Teicnic now Teicnic for life'.

                            

The dates for this year's camps are as follows:

Under 13's Camp

 Monday 13th- Friday 17th of  August 2018

Under 15's Camp

 Monday 20th - Friday 24th of August 2018

Find the camp application form here.

Find the camp details on the invitation here.

                                          

2018 Coaching courses application now open

Badminton Ireland has a number of coach education courses scheduled for the 2017-18 season. The courses range for those starting off in coaching with the Introduction to coaching course “Shuttle Time” all the way up to the level 2 course that is recognised by both Sport Ireland and the Badminton World Federation.

To apply for any of the upcoming course, please click on the following links

The dates of the courses can be seen in the image below or by clicking on the Badminton Ireland coaching calendar.

In addition to the 2018 dates, there will be a Shuttle Time course held in Coleraine on December 16th. Places for the Coleraine course are still available, so please register now to confirm a place.

    

           

 

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Coaching Overview

Badminton Ireland is committed to coach development and has established a tiered coach education system with an introductory level then levels 1-3.

There is also a skills based programme ‘Teicnic Badminton’ and a number of Continuous Professional Development (CPD) modules to help support coaches.

For more information please contact the Badminton Ireland office coaching@badmintonireland.com or +353 18393028.

Coaches are encouraged to maintain their qualifications by completing CPD modules, this will become compulsory in 2016.