Scottish Orienteering Newsletter - Jun 2014

Courses etc.
Class of 2015 – Coaching Foundation course
SOA Club Development Conference
Member benefits
Condes support

Courses etc. – bookings now open for:
• UKCC Level 1 coach course, 9-11 July – Glenmore Lodge or possibly in autumn
• Teaching Orienteering Part 1, 14 August – Wishaw
• Teaching Orienteering Part 1, 11 October – Glenmore Lodge
• Teaching Orienteering Part 2, 12 October – Glenmore Lodge
• UKCC Level 1 coach course, 14-15 March 2015*
• UKCC Level 2 coach course, 16-17 May, 13 June 2015
• UKCC Level 1 coach course, 20-21 June 2015*
• UKCC Level 1 coach course, 31 October – 1 November 2015*
More dates are in the complete course schedule:
Please pass Teaching Orienteering dates to your schools contacts or get them to ask about availability and pricing for local courses.

Class of 2015 – Coaching Foundation course
Throughout 2015 we will be offering the one-day Coaching Foundation course at locations throughout Scotland.  This is free of charge to SOA members aged 17+;  participants must be competent at TD4.  More information and proposed dates are at: If you’d like one to be run near you, please get in touch. 
Attendees will be eligible to attend the 2-day UKCC L1 courses marked * above.

SOA Club Development Conference
We had a lively day at Fordell Firs on 17th May;  a summary of discussion at the conference is at
Additions to the “10 characteristics of a good O club” are invited!

Discussions at the conference revealed patchy awareness of training for course planners and other officials.  We can deliver various courses locally or centrally, or provide the materials for your experts to deliver – please phone to discuss your requirements.

Member benefits
Remember that you can get a free Tiso Outdoor Experience card on production of your BOF membership card.  Details and other member benefits are at

Condes support
Condes version 9 is now available and formal support for version 8 has been withdrawn.  However, the User Guide for version 8 is still available at
Work is in hand to update the guide for version 9.

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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