The entry point for the Accredited Athletics Coach with Athletics Australia and the National Coach Accreditation Scheme (NCAS).
- Practical coaching to develop the fundamental skills of the sport: running, jumping and throwing.
- General principles of coaching: communication, instruction, group management, safety and organisation.
- Long term development needs of the athlete.
Level 1 Beginning Coaches will have the skills to assist more senior coaches in club, centre, school and squad coaching environments.