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  • Successful BWF Level 1 Course in Munster

    29/09/2020 Successful BWF Level 1 Course in Munster

    Over the last two weekends, a group of coaches undertook their BWF Level 1 in Kilmacthomas, Co. Waterford. The course, led by tutors Tony Robinson and Craig McCourtney was a great success.

     

     

     

     

     

  • Badminton Ireland appoints Davis Efraim as a new head coach

    31/08/2020 Badminton Ireland appoints Davis Efraim as a new head coach

    Badminton Ireland is pleased to announce the appointment of Davis Efraim as the new head coach for Badminton Ireland.

    Davis has a long history in the badminton world as a former Indonesian national player and as a coach. He is an experienced coach with the training of high-performance athletes nationally and internationally in various countries around the world, including Switzerland, Poland, Japan and Malaysia. He has also served as the Head Coach for both Indonesia and Netherlands National Teams.

     

     

    Speaking on the appointment, CEO David McGill “ We are delighted to welcome Davis to Badminton Ireland. He comes with a wealth of experience and will be a great asset to the High-Performance centre and players.”

    Davis will take up his role in October.

  • Coaches Licence Applications Now Open for 2020/2021 Season

    25/08/2020 Coaches Licence Applications Now Open for 2020/2021 Season

    With the badminton clubs coming back to play it's time to ensure that coaches working around the country are fully licenced qualified and meeting all the necessary legal requirements. Read more to find out details for the coming season...

     

     

     

     

  • Back to Coaching Webinar

    05/08/2020 Back to Coaching Webinar

    Badminton Ireland are pleased to announce the Return to Coaching Webinar. This webinar will take place on the 12th of August from 7-8pm. This webinar will take place via Zoom and tickets for the event are free of charge. Tickets to join the webinar are limited, so be sure to get yours before they are gone.

  • Shuttle Time and Level 1 course in Dublin going ahead

    09/07/2020 Shuttle Time and Level 1 course in Dublin going ahead

    Under social distancing guidelines the BWF Shuttle Time and Level 1 Course in Marino Institute of Education, Dublin will be going ahead

     

     

     

Latest News

Successful BWF Level 1 Course in Munster

Over the last two weekends, a group of coaches undertook their BWF Level 1 in Kilmacthomas, Co. Waterford. The course, led by tutors Tony Robinson and Craig McCourtney was a great success.

 

 

 

 

 

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Badminton Ireland appoints Davis Efraim as a new head coach

Badminton Ireland is pleased to announce the appointment of Davis Efraim as the new head coach for Badminton Ireland.

Davis has a long history in the badminton world as a former Indonesian national player and as a coach. He is an experienced coach with the training of high-performance athletes nationally and internationally in various countries around the world, including Switzerland, Poland, Japan and Malaysia. He has also served as the Head Coach for both Indonesia and Netherlands National Teams.

 

 

Speaking on the appointment, CEO David McGill “ We are delighted to welcome Davis to Badminton Ireland. He comes with a wealth of experience and will be a great asset to the High-Performance centre and players.”

Davis will take up his role in October.

Coaches Licence Applications Now Open for 2020/2021 Season

With the badminton clubs coming back to play it's time to ensure that coaches working around the country are fully licenced qualified and meeting all the necessary legal requirements. Read more to find out details for the coming season...

 

 

 

 

Read more »

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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.

Coach Education Framework Overview