Extent: 5 ECTS
Timing: Semester 2
Level: Basic studies
Starting level and linkage with other courses:
The student is familiarized with the elements explaining the coaching effectiveness in terms of athlete engagement and holistic development. The student is introduced with the holistic coaching profile in assessing one’s competencies and development needs in coaching. Together with professional competencies, student becomes acquainted with the impact of one’s behavior in building the environment for learning and development. The student is further able to use the provided feedback in conjunction with the self-assessment in building a personal development plan for coaching.
Cooperation with the business community
The course is completed in co-operation with the Sport Institute of Finland and national associations governing different sports at the national level.
Recognition of prior learning (RPL)
Teacher tutors; Markus Arvaja, Pasi Mustonen, Tomi Paalanen, Mika Vähälummukka