Level 1 Instructional Clinic - Bucknell University
Bucknell University Athletic Center, Lewisburg, PA
Date/Time:Friday, July 29, 2016 (9:30 AM - 5:00 PM)
Organizer:USA Field Hockey
Camp/Clinic Details
Camp/Clinic Description


9:30 am - Registration

10:00-6:00 pm - Sessions

USA Field Hockey’s Level 1 Instructional Coaching Clinic is an 8-hour offering and will be held on Friday, July 29th, from 9:30-6:00 pm.  This Level 1 Course is specifically designed for individuals with a basic knowledge and understanding of the game of field hockey.  Individuals who are brand new to the sport are welcome to attend, but may find it difficult as the course covers a broad range of topics in a short period of time.  This Level 1 clinic is the perfect opportunity for professional development and local networking. 

The Level 1 Instructional Coaching Clinic will cover the following topics: 

Classroom Presentations and Discussions:

Coaching Philosophy

Age-Appropriate Development Principles

“Teaching Games for Understanding” Approach

On-Field Learning & Application

Basic Rules & Field Set-Up

Fundamental Skills of Field Hockey – Grip Management

Introduction to Attack and Defense Principles

The Basics of Goalkeeping

Design Fun and Effective Training Sessions - Small Games

Apply the Use of Questioning


Member Price: $95

Non-Member Price: $130 (includes one-day membership)   

If you are not a member, please join today to receive this discounted price and take full advantage of all the membership benefits, including coaching tools and resources, FH Life Magazine, and much more. 

Note:  Non-members of USA Field Hockey will need to contact Liz Tchou for a copy of the waiver/release of liability.  Please sign, scan and send one week prior to the clinic to ltchou@usafieldhockey.com.

Participants will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis and space is limited.

Register for the Level 1 Coaches Clinic HERE  

USA Field Hockey Level 1 Instructional Clinic attendees will receive a Level 1 Certificate of Participation and with USA Field Hockey membership, will be eligible to coach in USA Field Hockey programs including Futures. Participants will be eligible to advance to the Level 2 Program. Level 2 Certification Courses will be offered throughout the country starting in July 2016. 

Location & Contact Information
Facility:Bucknell University
Kenneth Langone Athletics & Recreation Center
One Dent Drive
Lewisburg, PA  17837
Head Instructor:Jeremy Cook
Instructor 2:Philip Edwards
Instructor 3:Ashley Dalisera

Last Updated: 9/21/2020 8:56:39 AM

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