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Five AHF Online Education Workshops will be held exclusively for Hockey India Coaches, Umpires and Technical Officials between 05 February 2021 to 21 February 2021
After the successful completion of the AHF Online Education Workshops exclusively for the Hockey India Coaches, Umpires and Technical Officials in each of the last seven months, the Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) will conduct another set of Online Education Workshops during the course of February. A group of 12-30 Coaches, Umpires and Technical Officials will be attending five AHF Online Education Workshops this month.
Aimed at providing technical expertise and knowledge on various aspects of attacking and defending dynamics for Coaches and rules and regulations for Technical Officials, these online education workshops will be conducted free of cost, consisting of a three to four hours' sessions each.
Speaking on the participation of the Coaches, Umpires and Technical Officials in the AHF Online Education Workshops Mr. Gyanendro Ningombam, President, Hockey India said, "The Coaches, Umpires and Technical Officials form the bedrock of any sport and therefore we are tremendously grateful for the efforts taken by the Asian Hockey Federation to help them grow and evolve through the AHF Online Education Workshops every month. With the resumption of sports resuming at various levels across India, we have been able to see the Coaches, Umpires and Technical Officials apply their learnings on the ground as well. We are hopeful that these courses will pave the way forward for many upcoming talents in India and help them develop a strong and lasting career in Hockey."
Meanwhile, Dato Tayyab Ikram, Chief Executive, Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) and Chairman FIH Development and Education Committee also commented on the occasion, "It's always been our endeavour to reach out to as many candidates as possible and we are delighted that we have been able to impart important knowledge about the game of hockey to many bright Coaches, Umpires and Technical Officials in India. We hope that we keep working with enthusiastic candidates every month and as a result, the game of hockey will be able to grow at a very fast pace in India and in Asia. It is really endearing to see the number of candidates for each of these sessions which means there's so much more talent available to be groomed & developed across Asia."
Along with the online workshops exclusively for Hockey India, the Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) will organize another set of online education workshops for all Asian hockey-playing nations in February. Hockey India has nominated a maximum of six candidates for each of these education workshops.
At the end of the AHF online education workshops, participating candidates will receive a participation certificate that will help them in the future FIH & AHF Course Selection.
Please find below details on the AHF Online Education Workshops being conducted exclusively for Hockey India during the month of February:
1. AHF-HI Technical Officials' Workshop: Roles & Responsibilities
Date: 05 February 2021
2. AHF-HI Umpiring Workshop: FIH Umpires' Briefing
Date: 06 February 2021
3. AHF-HI Coaching Workshop: Different Pressing Dynamics
Date: 07 February 2021
4. AHF-HI Technical Officials' Workshop: Rules & Regulations
Date: 13 February 2021
5. AHF-HI Coaching Workshop: Turnovers – Attacking and Defending Dynamics
Date: 21 February 2021
1. AHF Coaching Workshop – Hockey 5: Attacking & Defending Dynamics
Date: 06 February 2021
2. AHF Coaching Workshop – PC: Attacking & defending Dynamics
Date: 10 February 2021
3. AHF Umpiring Workshop – Improving Umpiring Performance: Managing Concentration and Levels of Arousal
Date: 27 February 2021
Technical Officiating Workshops:
4. AHF Technical Officials' Workshop: Pre-Tournament Checks & Preparations
Date: 28 February 2021