Level 2 Instructional Coaching Clinic - Millersville, Pa.

May 18, 2019 - May 19, 2019 | Coaching Course | Millersville, PA, USA



Saturday, May 18, 2019 - Sunday, May 19, 2019

Millersville University of Pennsylvania
P.O. Box 1022
Millersville, PA 17551

The Level 2 Instructional Coaching Clinic will cover the following topics: 

Classroom Presentations and Discussions

  • Developing Your Coaching Philosophy 
  • Teaching Games for Understanding & Guided Discovery/Learning Principles
  • 11 v 11 Concepts/Formations
  • Effective Session Planning
  • Collaborating with Others to Provide Solutions to Strategic Challenges
  • Participate in On-Field Group Presentations Covering Important Coaching Topics


On-Field Learning and Application 

  • Participate in Group Presentations Covering Important Coaching Topics   
  • Apply “Teaching Games for Understanding” Principles that include Exercise Progressions  
  • Skill Acquisition - Error Detection and Correction  
  • Design Fun and Effective Training Sessions - Small Games   


Instructor for this Level 2 Instructional Coaching Clinic:

Craig Parnham | USA Field Hockey’s Director of Coach Education & Learning

Parnham has attended the past five Olympic Games. He played in both the Sydney 2000 and Athens 2004 Olympic Games for Great Britain, coached Great Britain in the Beijing 2008 and London 2012 Olympic Games, and the United States in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. In total, Parnham has coached professionally for more than 25 years and is a qualified Level 4 Coach. He holds a post-graduate diploma in Elite Coaching Practice.

Check the USA Field Hockey website COACHING CLINICS for a list of additional offerings. If you would like to attend coaching clinic, but do not see one listed in your area, please contact coaching@usafieldhockey.com.

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