SAI redesigns curriculum for NSNIS diploma courses to meet athletes’ needs

first_img 1 month ago Sai Tamhankar resumes ‘Maharashtrachi Hasyajatra’ shooting; shares pic with Prasad Oak Last Updated: 7th August, 2020 11:51 IST SAI Redesigns Curriculum For NSNIS Diploma Courses To Meet Athletes’ Needs Aiming to provide new skills to coaches in line with the evolving needs of athletes, the SAI has redesigned its curriculum for NSNIS diploma courses WATCH US LIVE 1 month ago 258 athletes shortlisted in 12 disciplines for SAI’s TOPS Junior Press Trust Of India 1 month ago SAI forms sub-committee to strengthen quality of its faculties at all NIS Centres SUBSCRIBE TO US 1 month ago India not to take part in women’s world team squash championship LIVE TVcenter_img Written By WE RECOMMEND Aiming to provide new skills to coaches in line with the evolving needs of athletes, the Sports Authority of India (SAI) has redesigned its curriculum for NSNIS diploma and strengthening faculty at National Centre for Sports Coaching.The 27th Academic Council of SAI has taken some key decisions in its recent council meeting. They were aimed at promoting sporting excellence by strengthening the already existing system at the NCSC.”The syllabus structure and contents of the premiere course at NSNIS Patiala, Diploma course in Sports Coaching, have been revised after wide consultations with all relevant stakeholders, including the National Sporting Federations of the sporting disciplines.”It has also been decided that in view of the COVID pandemic the first semester of the Diploma course will be held online,” the SAI said in a statement.An expert sub-committee has also been formed to take steps towards strengthening the quality of the faculty at SAI’s National Institute of Sports in Patiala, Kolkata, Bengaluru and Trivandrum.”This expert committee will screen the existing faculty and recommend new and future faculty and guest teachers so that a pool of outstanding experts can be created.”Besides, a decision was also taken to continue with the six-week certificate course of the coaches education programme online for grassroot-level and developmental coaches keeping the pandemic in mind. Image credits: PTI / Social Media First Published: 7th August, 2020 11:51 IST FOLLOW US 1 month ago National hockey camp in SAI Bengaluru gets official nod COMMENTlast_img read more