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I am a Coach

Good coaches never stop learning, examples are: watching other coaches, watching videos, using technology - apps, short workshops or maybe being part of coach development programme. We here at Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport offer support available for local coaches to access, including

  • Courses - to support your improvement
  • Register as a Coach: Register with us and access our Coaching Newsletter
  • Funding: Coaches Funds
  • Jobs: Relevant coaching jobs available
  • Technology: Infographic & support materials/research papers
  • Videos: sports coach UK as a guide

Courses - Workforce Education Programme

Our Workforce Education Programme runs annually and provides a variety of courses aimed at helping you improve your coaching, with workshops across Leicestershire, Leicester City and Rutland.

It includes courses for A Guide to Mentoring Sports Coaches, Safeguarding & Protecting Children, Positive Behaviour Management in Sport and Inclusive Coaching.

If you are a coach operating at any level, either in a paid or voluntary capacity you will benefit from accessing these workshops.

Latest Courses

Learning Disability & Sport Workshop

Date: Mon, 21 Aug 2017 (18:00 - 21:00)

Awareness training for sports coaches, physical activity and community group deliverers.

Safeguarding & Protecting Children (UK Coaching)

Date: Wed, 06 Sep 2017 (18:30 - 21:30)

This workshop is for Coaches, Team Managers, Club Officers, Teachers, Volunteers.

Understanding Mental Health in Relation to Sport & Physical Activity

Date: Tue, 19 Sep 2017 (18:00 - 21:00)

Awareness training for Sport and Physical Activity professionals, sports coaches, physical activity and community group deliverers.

Coaching Jobs & Funding

Use our widgets to search for local coaching jobs and funding sources.

Coaching Support Videos & Resources

For more information please contact:

Natalia Marshall

Natalia Marshall

Coaching Development Manager

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport

  • Coaching Lead/Delivery Plan
  • Workforce Education Programme
  • Take the Lead
01509 564863

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