ISA Kids Sports Coaching Certification Course

ISA Kids Sports Coaching Certification Course

Course Overview

Developing Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS) are essential to children’s physical, cognitive and social development and its correlation to leading an active lifestyle. These skills are developed in childhood and subsequently refined into more complex and specialised sport-specific skills for kids to competently participate in different games, sports and recreational activities.

The ISA Sports Coaching for Kids Certification course will address the various locomotor, manipulative or object control and stability skills which will equip you with the appropriate knowledge and skills to become a proficient coach for kids. Participants must complete 14 hours of practical attachment under the supervision of the trainer.

Learning Outcome

Upon successful completion of the course, participants will understand:

  • Understand the concepts of Fundamental Movement Skills and Long-Term Athlete Development Framework
  • Describe what athletes need to be doing at specific ages and stages
  • Coach the 10 skills (Catch, Kick, Vertical Jump, Overhead Throw, Ball Bounce, Leap, Dodge, Punt, Forehand Strike, Two-hand Side-arm & Strike) and assess them
  • Understand the psychological aspects of exercise and sports
  • Outline the benefits of exercises for children
  • Identify and explain the mechanisms in which exercises can prevent and manage children with stress and anxiety
  • Learn the importance of creating a safe environment for athletes
  • Explain the communication process and develop communication strategies
  • Understand the components of a coaching session
  • Understand how to communicate effectively with stakeholders
  • Establish and construct coaching philosophy
  • Identify the values in sports
  • Learn the common codes of ethics and apply to various situations
  • Understand the appropriate development pathways for athletes

Course Fees

SGD 750.00

Fundings (Terms & Conditions apply):

  • SkillsFuture: Up to $750.00 for Singaporeans 25 years and above
  • UTAP: 50% of unfunded course fees (before GST) for NTUC members with minimum 75% attendance rate, capped at $250.00/year for members below 40 years old, and $500.00/year for members 40 years and above.

Continuing Education Credits (if applicable):

  • 3.1 ACE CECs awarded upon completion
  • For NROC Coaches: 10 CoachSG CCE Hours awarded upon completion

Receive special ISA discounts when you sign up with your friends! (Not stackable, the higher of the discount(s) will be applied)

  • Register within 2 Biz Days to receive a discount of $50.00
  • Register with a friend and receive a discount of $50.00 per person
  • Register with a group (min. 6 pax) and receive a discount of $100.00 per person
  • Referral Reward (Referrer & Referee) – $50.00 per person
  • NROC coaches receive a discount of 10%
  • ACE-CPT Alumni(s) receive a discount of 10%
  • Valid CPR-AED Certification (you may obtain your CPR + AED certification with ISA at a subsidised rate, if you don’t already have one)
This course is endorsed by NICA (National Instructors & Coaches Association)

This course is recognised for continuing education by American Council on Exercise (ACE) and CoachSG

Who is it for ?

People Who Take This Course

Aspiring Kids Trainers

Aspiring Kids Trainers

Fitness Instructors

Fitness Instructors

Sports Educators

Sports Educators

General Public

General Public

Next Intake(s)

3, 5, 7, 10, 12, 14, 19, 22, 29 Jun 2024
Reg Deadline: 27 May 2024, 1800 HRS

Student Review

Share your experience at IMSC
“I want to express my gratitude to Ms Thila and Mr Raymond, my lecturers, for their excellent class management. They are constantly eager to assist us, whether it is with schoolwork or our personal lives. This college provides an excellent learning environment, and I enjoy attending classes here. I have suggested this college to over 20 of my friends because I believe the experience I had here was both mind-opening and fruitful. In everything I do, I strive to be the best, and I am confident that I will achieve much more in the future!”

Saini Dharam Chand
Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism Management

Share your experience at IMSC
“The lecturers at IMSC were really helpful regarding the flow of the lessons. Mr Faizul coached me along my busy schedule and Mr Melvin helped me out when I missed some classes due to my hectic work load. Overall, IMSC was a fun and conducive study environment and I would recommend this course to someone who has a busy schedule too. As for the modules, they helped me considerably in my work as I was able to used what I learned and apply it to my job.”

Koh Ern Jui Leonard - Singaporean Football Club General Manager
Diploma in Sports Science & Coaching

Would you recommend the Diploma to other Sporting Athletes?
“Definitely. I think that within the time frame of the course, you can actually learn a lot. Also because it was online, it really benefitted me as I was overseas. I actually told many of my friends who have similar football goals as me, those that wants to go overseas, pause their studies, or play football and study at the same time. “

Ikhsan Fandi Ahmad - Singaporean Footballer
Diploma in Sports Science & Management

Would you recommend the Diploma to other Sporting Athletes?
“Yes, I’ve already been recommending them to my fellow athletes. As a footballer, our career will last about 10-20 years. It is really important get ourselves educated so we can continue to progress in the industry. IMSC’s schedule is really flexible and it supports athletes. Therefore it’s a great opportunity for all athletes to further their education while being a sportsmen.”

Madhu M Mohana - Singaporean Footballer
Diploma in Sports Science & Coaching

Course Schedule (Refer to Brochure for Specific Schedule)

  • 7 x Theory Lessons, delivered via Zoom / ISA Campus
  • 4 x Practical Sessions, delivered at ISA Campus / via Zoom

Assessment (Refer to Brochure for Specific Assessment Details)

  • Theory Assessment – 70% passing mark (50 MCQs)
    • Duration: 1hour 30mins
  • ISA Practical Assessment
    • Duration: 3 hours
  • (Note: Re-examination will be charge at $53.50, including GST)

Materials to Receive

  • ISA Kids Sports Coaching Certification Course Notes

Certificate(s) to Receive
Upon Completion of the course, each participant will be awarded:

  • ISA Kids Sports Coaching Certification

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