KARACHI: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) conducted a Level 1 coaching course here at the Hanif Mohammad High Performance Centre.
As many as 27 participants including women cricketer Huraina Sajjad participated in a four-day-long course under the supervision of NHPC coaches Rahat Abbas and Umar Rasheed and regional coaches Azam Khan and Tahir Mehmood.
In the course, participants got to learn the basics of coaching skills – batting, bowling, wicket-keeping, fielding. They were also guided on different communications skills – how to coach and interact with different age-group players.
At the end of four-day course, the participants were given assignments that need to be completed in three months. Upon the successful completion of the assignments, the candidates will be evaluated through assessments and assignments before the successful participants are awarded Level 1 coaching certificates.
The next Level 1 coaching courses will be conducted in Peshawar, Rawalpindi, Multan in October, November and December, respectively.