ICCE News

Blueprint Project Kicks-off, aiming to improve skills and qualifications in the Active Leisure sector

On February 6th and 7th, ICCE joined the kick-off meeting of the Blueprint project led by EuropeActive, which aims at improving the skills and qualifications in the Active Leisure sector – a sector which, broadly speaking, includes fitness and outdoor activities.

You are invited to the ICCE Global Coaches House 2018 in Gold Coast!

As a valued member of the ICCE's global sports coaching community, we are pleased to invite you to attend the ICCE Global Coaches House 2018. The ICCE is partnering with Australian Institute of Sport, Griffith University and the Commonwealth Games Federation to bring you the 2018 Global Coaches House at the Commonwealth Games. It will provide a rich environment for sport coaches globally to network and learn, with a strong focus on improving your personal performance and that of your athletes and teams.

Add the Practical Summary of the iCoachKids Literature Review to your Christmas Reading List!

Winter is Coming! Keep warm with a great read by the fireplace! The iCK Team have created a Practical Summary of the comprehensive Coaching Children Literature Review and The iCK Pledge to provide clear and pragmatic advice to coaches on the ground.

iCoachKids Releases The European Coaching Children Curriculum

The final version of the European Coaching Children Curriculum has just been released. It aims to support the development of a specialist youth sport coaching workforce across the European Union.

ICCE International Sport Coaching Framework v1.2 now available in Portuguese

The International Sport Coaching Framework (ISCF) Version 1.2, developed jointly by the International Council for Coaching Excellence (ICCE), the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) and Leeds Beckett University (LBU), is now available in Portuguese.

Policy makers and grassroots organisations address sport for change at PsyTool final conference

Representatives from the world of sport came together to explore the outcomes of the Erasmus Plus Sport project PsyTool on the role of sport psychology to create positive values and further social inclusion at a conference held on 28 November at Chelsea FC London.

Culture and sports ministers of the European Union: culture must be accessible and coaches valued in society

On 21 November, at a meeting of the Education, Youth, Culture and Sports Council - which focuses on cultural and sports issues - ministers adopted conclusions on promoting access to culture via digital means, and on the role of coaches in society.

ICCE and Leeds Beckett research and development programmes support historic ‘1st Cooperation in Sport Seminar’ between the Chinese government and the European Commission in Shanghai

The meeting took place within the framework of the 4th Round of the China-EU High-Level People to People Dialogue which, for the first time, included sport as a key topic. Carnegie School of Sport Senior Research Fellow Sergio Lara-Bercial travelled to Shanghai as part of the EU sport expert delegation invited by EU Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport Mr Tibor Navracsics.

The iCoachKids FREE Massive Open Online Courses Start to Take Shape in Budapest

The Hungarian Coaching Association hosted the iCoachKids working group members in Budapest for the 3rd transnational partner meeting. On the table, the approval of the European Coaching Children Curriculum and the initial design of the three FREE online training courses to be developed over the next two years.

The 1st iCoachKids Conference in Budapest Raises the Bar for the Rest of the Project

A hundred coaches, coach developers and researchers from 15 different countries came together in Budapest for the 1st ever iCoachKids Conference. The conference showcased the work of the partnership over the last 12 months as well as including a series of keynotes and best practice case studies from across the European Union.

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