The International Hockey Federation Academy ( FIH Academy) in collaboration with hockey India will be conducting a series of courses for Technical Officials, Umpires and aspiring Coaches on the sidelines of the FIH Men’s Series Finals Bhubaneswar Odisha 2019 event.
FIH Academy Technical Official Educator Iain Dugald Mckay, FIH Academy Umpiring Educator Robert Willem ten Cate, Hockey Foundation and FIH Development Director Mike Joyce and FIH Academy Educator Darren Cheesman will conduct the courses.
Details of all the courses are listed below.
Hockey India Level 2 – Technical Course
When : 4 June 2019
Instructor : The two-day course will be conducted by FIH Academy Technical Official Educator Iain Dugald Mckay who is also the FIH International Advancement Panel Technical Official.
Details : The course will be delivered in a contemporary style with interactive sessions and practical course work.
Participants: Eight officials have registered to take part in this course.
Hockey India Level 2 – Umpiring Course
When: 8 June to 10 June 2019.
Instructor: The course will be conducted and presented by FIH Academy Umpiring Educator Robert Willem ten Cate, who is also the FIH Pro League Panel Umpire Manager.
Details: The course will be engaging and interactive with real-time match scenarios coupled with practical course work.
Participants: A total of 11 Umpires have registered for this course.
FIH Academy Educator Course
When : 11 June to 14 June 2019
Instructor : The course will be conducted and presented by Mike Joyce, Executive Director – The Hockey Foundation and FIH Development Director.
Details: The purpose of the course is to effectively equip the attendees with practical knowledge and on-ground scenarios.
Participants : There are total of seven attendees from India, Kenya, Japan and Netherlands.
Hockey India Coaching Education Pathway Level 1 Coaching Course
When: 12 June to 14 June 2019.
Instructor: The course will be conducted and presented by FIH Academy Educator Darren Cheesman, Talent Development Coach from the Royal Belgium Hockey Association.
Details: The FIH Academy Coaching Level 1 Award is a vocational qualification that provides students with the opportunity to study and be assessed on their coaching theoretical knowledge.