Monthly Archives: January 2015

The importance of Communication skills in sports coaching


Communication is key when engaging young people in Sport and Physical Activity, ETC have developed a practical Communication training module which builds understanding around the use of communication in sport and its applications beyond. To request FREE ETC training in your part of Scotland contact ETC Coordinator Colin Graham at

Do you do 150 minutes of physical activity a week?


Are you aged 19 – 64? Then this question is for you! At least 150 minutes of physical activity a week is the guideline set by the Department of Health for adults to stay healthy or improve health. For physical activity guidelines for early childhood, young people and older adults click here. “Increasing physical activity… More »

ETC training available across Scotland!

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From Shetland and Scottish Borders to Moray and Fife, FREE Education Through CashBack (ETC) training is available in all 32 local authorities across Scotland! ETC aims to enhance sports coaches, youth workers and volunteers understanding of personal development through sport. This is to ensure those on the ground are well equipped to engage those most… More »