Scottish Orienteering Newsletter - Feb 2015

Courses etc.
Grade B Controllers’ course
SOA Development Fund
SOA Fixtures Co-ordinator
Coach CPD
SOL & CompassSport Cup dates for 2016

Courses etc. – bookings now open for:
• Event Organisers’ workshop, 4 March (evening), Edinburgh
• Planners’ course, 5 March (evening), Edinburgh
• Coaching Foundation course, 7 March, Inverness or Nairn
• Coaching Foundation course, 13 March, Glenmore Lodge
• Grade B Controllers’ course, 21 March
• UKCC Level 1 coach course, 14-15 March *
• Grade B Controllers’ course, 21 March, Aberdeenshire
• Coaching Foundation course, 28 March, Kinnoull Hill
• Family Coaching Day, 29 March, Kinnoull Hill
• Coaching Foundation course, 11 April, Aberdeenshire
• Coaching Foundation course, 18 April, Dalbeattie
• Coaching Foundation course, 25 April, Edinburgh
• UKCC Level 2 coach course, 16-17 May, 13 June
• Coaching Foundation course, 30 May, Glasgow
• UKCC Level 1 coach course, 6-7 June *
• Coaching Foundation course, 19 September 2015, Inverness
• UKCC Level 1 coach course, 31 October – 1 November 2015*
• UKCC Level 3 coach course, 7-8 November 2015 – COURSE FULL
All dates are in the complete course schedule:  , including several dates for Teaching Orienteering courses – please make your schools contacts aware of the information at
UKCC Level 1 courses marked with * are the two-day versions which require you to attend the Coaching Foundation course first. 
The Coaching Foundation course gives experienced orienteers the skills and tools to coach beginners and returners of any age.  These courses are part of the planned offerings to help you make the most of the growth in interest that should result from WOC 2015.

Grade B Controllers’ course will be held on Saturday 21st March, 2015, at Deeside Activity Park.  Please e-mail to book your place (if you haven’t already).

SOA Development Fund
Next deadline for applications is 1st March.  The form has been updated for 2015, please download and use the current version.

SOA Fixtures Co-ordinator
Terry O’Brien is still keen to hear from anyone willing to take on the SOA Fixtures Co-ordinator role.  Please contact him for more details:  .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Coach CPD  gives the schedule of Coach CPD sessions for this year, including an exciting session on “Talent” by Scotland’s expert in the subject, Tony Stanger.  Places are limited – book by e-mail to Hilary please.

SOL & CompassSport Cup dates for 2016

SOL1 – 6 March – RR Elibank
CS Cup – 13 March – FVO
SOL2 – 10 April - INT
SOL3 – 8 May – INVOC - Affric
SOL4 – 5 June – ESOC – Newtyle Hill
SOL5 – Sept. date tbc – BASOC or MOR
SOL6 – Sept. date tbc – BASOC or MOR
SOL7 – 2 Oct – Stirlingshire venue tbc – CLYDE
30th Oct. poss. alternative date for BASOC or MOR

Compiled by Hilary Quick, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
National Orienteering Centre, Glenmore Lodge, Aviemore PH22 1QU, tel. 01479 861374

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