1) The SAOF management committee has agreed to accept the recommendation that completion of the UK Coaching Certificates (UKCC) qualification will be granted equivalence in SA and thus individuals completing the UKCC are awarded the SA Orienteering Coaching Certificate (SAOCC)
2) The licensing of the following assistant coaches and coaches is effective October 2013
The following applications to be registered as assistant coaches has been accepted:
These individuals successfully completed their SAOCC level 1 and have agreed to abide by the coaches code of conduct.
They coach the entry level skills and deliver their sessions in schools/ small parks
The following applications to be registered as coaches have also been accepted:
Lisa de Speville,
These individuals successfully completed their SAOCC level 2 and have agreed to abide by the coaches code of conduct.
They coach across the whole spectrum of skills and deliver these in any area, including more technical and remote terrain
More information on the coaching structure in SA, and how it fits into the South African Long term Coaching Development framework can be found here https://www.orienteering.co.za/technical/coaching/licensed-coaches/