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Instructors and Coaching

Find courses, workshops and CPD for coaching professionals here.

Find professional development courses and workshops for coaches and instructors.

Courses include but are not limited to First Aid, Safeguarding and Child Protection.

Coaching courses

Safeguarding & Protecting Children Workshop (Level 2) (14th November 2018)

Date: Wed, 14 Nov 2018 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: University of Suffolk, Waterfront Building, 19 Neptune Quay, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4 1QJ

This workshop covers protecting yourself and the young people you work with by following good practice. Learn to recognise signs of abuse and what to do if you have concerns. This course forms part of the minimum standards for coaches. *We advise all attendees to check that this course is recognised by their NGB*

Safeguarding & Protecting Children Workshop (Level 2) (23rd January 2019)

Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2019 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: Suffolk Coastal District Council, East Suffolk House, Riduna Park, Station Road, Melton, Suffolk, IP12 1RT

This workshop covers protecting yourself and the young people you work with by following good practice. Learn to recognise signs of abuse and what to do if you have concerns. This course forms part of the minimum standards for coaches. *We advise all attendees to check that this course is recognised by their NGB*

Safeguarding & Protecting Children Workshop (Level 2) (7th February 2019)

Date: Thu, 07 Feb 2019 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: Hadleigh Pool and Leisure, Hadleigh, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP7 5BH

This workshop covers protecting yourself and the young people you work with by following good practice. Learn to recognise signs of abuse and what to do if you have concerns. This course forms part of the minimum standards for coaches. *We advise all attendees to check that this course is recognised by their NGB*

Safeguarding & Protecting Children Workshop (Level 2) (13th March 2019)

Date: Wed, 13 Mar 2019 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: Suffolk FA, The Buntings, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 5GZ

This workshop covers protecting yourself and the young people you work with by following good practice. Learn to recognise signs of abuse and what to do if you have concerns. This course forms part of the minimum standards for coaches. *We advise all attendees to check that this course is recognised by their NGB*

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To become a topcoach you must attend a Free topcoach induction, which will also be a chance for you to meet members of the Suffolk Sport team and learn more about how Suffolk Sport can support your development.

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The cost of courses is often cited as one of the barriers to coaches obtaining the next coaching qualification level. To support coaches negate this, various levels and types of funding are available for application by clubs and coaches. Find out more here.

  • CSP Network
    Sport England
    Suffolk County Council
    Harrod UK
    Abbeycroft Leisure
  • Ipswich Borough Council
    South Suffolk Leisure
    Waveney District Council
    Mid Suffolk District Council
    Anything Print
  • St Edmundsbury Borough Council
    Suffolk Coastal District Council
    Babergh District Council
    Forest Heath District Council
    Places 4 People
  • Ufford Park
  • CSP Network
  • Sport England
  • Suffolk County Council
  • Harrod UK
  • Abbeycroft Leisure
  • Ipswich Borough Council
  • South Suffolk Leisure
  • Waveney District Council
  • Mid Suffolk District Council
  • Anything Print