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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

Safeguarding & Protecting Children (Sports Coach UK)

Date: Tue, 16 May 2017 (18:30 - 21:30)

Location: The Pavilion, Sportsfield Lane,, Huncote, Leicester, LE9 3BN

This workshop is aimed at Coaches, Team Managers, Club Officers, Teachers and Volunteers.

Equity In Your Coaching (Sports Coach UK)

Date: Sat, 10 Jun 2017 (10:00 - 13:00)

Location: Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport, SportPark at Loughborough University, 3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF

Everyone should have access to sport, regardless of gender, age, race, ability, faith or sexual orientation. This workshop will show you the best ways to make this a reality. Your tutor will give you practical advice on how to adapt your existing skills to make your coaching sessions attractive to everyone.

Funding Workshop

Date: Tue, 13 Jun 2017 (18:30 - 20:30)

Location: SportPark, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF

This workshop is aimed at club officers, volunteers, parish councils and school staff.


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
Telephone
01509 564863

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Partners

  • Harborough District Council
    Safeguarding
    Rutland County Council
    Age UK L&R
    Sport England
  • Leicester City Council
    British Heart Foundation
    County Sport Network
    North West Leicestershire District Council
    Blaby District Council
  • Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
    Loughborough University
    Charnwood Borough Council
    Leicestershire County Council
    Equality Standard
  • Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
    Melton Borough Council
    QUEST
    East Midlands Platform

Partners

  • Harborough District Council
    County Sport Network
  • Rutland County Council
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Equality Standard
    Melton Borough Council
  • British Heart Foundation
    QUEST
  • Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
    Blaby District Council
  • Charnwood Borough Council
    Safeguarding
  • Age UK L&R
    Sport England
  • Leicester City Council
    North West Leicestershire District Council
  • Loughborough University
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
  • East Midlands Platform