The Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) will conduct a team managers’ seminar on Sunday at the National Sports Resource Centre in Woolford Avenue, Georgetown.
Director of Sport, Neil Kumar, and president of the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB), Drubabahur, will open the seminar.
The team managers’ seminar will be the first in a series of seminars geared at enhancing the knowledge base of team managers and potential team managers.
Topics to be addressed on Sunday are the functions, roles and responsibilities of team mangers, the development of appropriate skills and personal characteristics of team managers, the different leadership styles, core values and relevant code of ethics, inclusive of the WICB/ICC Code of Conduct for players and officials.
On successful completion of the seminar, such individuals will be exposed to a second seminar for team managers which shall include such topics as Travel Planning and Requirements -Travel logistics, application for visas, Filling of Immigration/Emigration forms etc., Report Writing, Players and Team Staff Appraisals and Proposals. The third seminar in this series will focus more on the practical side of team management matters through group interaction and role plays.
The facilitators for Sunday’s seminar are Alvin Johnson, Grantley Culbard, Cecil Chin and Colin Stuart.