BC Athletics is the Provincial non-profit amateur sport organization for Track & Field, Road Running, Marathons/Ultras, Cross Country/Trail Running and Race Walking. A Branch member of Athletics Canada, BC Athletics is made up of individual members, member clubs and affiliated organizations. The purpose of the Association is to promote, encourage and develop the widest participation and the highest proficiency in the sport of Athletics.
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September 23, 2017 - 11:00am - 3:00pm
Fortius Athlete Development Centre - 3713 Kensington Ave., Burnaby
Fortius Sport & Health, an integrated athlete development centre in Burnaby, B.C, is home to a purpose-built, state-of-the-art human performance lab featuring applied biomechanics and exercise physiology testing. These tests can assist and support in injury prevention and management, in addition to optimizing performance by measuring and bettering understand variables which cannot be seen or assessed, clinically. BCA members receive the following discounts at the Fortius Lab:
To learn more about these tests and the Fortius Lab, visit www.fortiussport.com/lab.
Title: Session 2: Individual Menu Planning for Different Training Volumes
Date: Tuesday, September 26, 5:30-7:30pm
Title: National Coaches Week
Date: September 23-30th, 2017
More Athlete & Coach Programs, Services, & Development Opportunities Can Be Found Here.
Coaching Education Coordinator Position
Part-time (.30 FTE)
BC Athletics is seeking a qualified, creative and education focused individual to lead the Coaching Education and Certification Programs. This is a Part-time position that would average 10 to 11 hours per week (.30 FTE). Based out of the BC Athletics Office and working with BC Athletics staff, contractors, club/school/post-secondary coaches, the Coaching Education Coordinator will ensure the delivery of Athletics Coaching Education in British Columbia.
Summary of responsibilities will include:
Leading the BC Athletics Coaching and Certification Programs.
Working with the BC Athletics Coach Developer Lead in the training of Learning Facilitators, Master Learning Facilitators, Event Technical Experts, Evaluators and Master Evaluators.
Working with Athletics Canada Coaching Education staff, BC Athletics Clubs and other Provincial Sport/Multi-sport Organizations in the development, planning and implementation of Athletics Coaching Education in British Columbia.
The anticipated start date: October 1st, 2017
BC Athletics as an equal opportunity employer, invites applications from all interested and qualified individuals.
Note: a current (since 2013) Criminal Records Check is required for this position.
See full details of the position at: Coaching Education Coordinator
Compensation and Support:
Vacation pay @ 4%
Other as identified
Please submit your letter of application and resume with references by September 20th, 2017 to:
Attn: Brian McCalder
3713 Kensington Avenue
Burnaby, BC V5B 0A7