Coaching Development Proramme for Ireland Tutors Course

Coaching Development Proramme for Ireland Tutors Course

  • Nov 23,2015
A new course is being made available to basketball coaches in Ireland. The course is aimed at coaches who currently possess a level two qualification and would like to tutor Basketball Ireland coaching courses. The programme will be based in Limerick on dates between January and April 2016.

Booking Information:

How to Apply - Bookings are now being accepted for Tutor Development Course 32, which begins on Jan 16th 2016. The full schedule of dates are listed on the Booking Form.

The course, which will take place at Coaching Ireland, University of Limerick will accommodate a maximum of 25 trainee tutors.

Places can be booked immediately and no later than November 27th 2015.

Course places will be considered on a ‘first come, first served’ basis.

The following criteria will also apply:

A needs analysis of NGB tutor requirements

Suitability of tutor nominee

An agreed pilot coach education syllabus in place.

Confirmation of places will be made to the NGB Coaching Contact.

Payment Structure:

The fee for Tutor Development Course 32 is €1,000.00 per trainee tutor. This fee includes payment for all course presentations, tutor manual, relevant handouts, meals and refreshments, as well as the observation of the tutor by a trained facilitator while they present at a coach education course organised by their NGB, nationwide.

The full payment of €1000 is due on application to arrive no later than November 27th 2015 and must be paid by bank transfer to the Irish Sports Council.

Bank details are as follows:

Bank Name: Bank of Ireland

Address: Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2

Sort Code: 90-14-90

Account No: 69855189

A/C Holder: The Irish Sports Council

IBAN No: IE83 BOFI 9014 9069 8551 89

Swift/BIC Code: BOFIIE2D

Please note that cheques are no longer accepted by the Irish Sports Council.

If you wish to book places for trainee tutors on the CDP Tutor Development Course 32, please complete the Booking Form and return to

You can book places immediately. Names of trainee tutors must be confirmed before November 27th 2015. Please note that the Irish Sports Council may provide financial assistance for tutor training.

Please Note:

    Ensure that all information is upto date and accurate
    Please provide proof of current coaching qualifications
    Incorrect and incomplete application forms will not be processed
    Closing date for applications is close of business on Thursday November 26th
    No late applications will be accepted and there will be no exceptions made
    Please email your application to
    Please put Tutor Development Course Application in the Subject line.  
    Applicants may be called to an Interview with the committee of Basketball Ireland Coaches
    The participating coach will have to sign a contract with Basketball Ireland Coaches and Basketball Ireland as part of the programme to provide assistance and information to the committee during and upon completion of the Tutor Development Course

Basketball Ireland Coaches Requirements:

    Must be a registered member and registered coach of Basketball Ireland.
    National League and/or superleague Experience or equivalent in another country
    National Teams Coaching
    Willingness to provide courses and clinics on information learned during course when finished TDC
    The Coach selected should hold a minimum of a Level 2 Coaching Qualification for at least three years.
    A member of the committee of BIC cannot apply for the TDC while they are a member of the committee.
    Must be at least 25 years old at the time the course commences in 2016.
    The cost of the course is €1000. The entire cost of the course must be covered by the participant.

Click HERE to download a booking form .PDF

Click HERE to download a booking form .DOC
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