Officials' and Coaching courses (& online booking for events)

England Athletics, Coaching conference, demonstration, 5

In this section of our site you can find details of the officiating (levels 1 and 2), coaching and leadership courses which are being held by England Athletics.

- For information about qualifying as a coach including how to choose the right course for you please click here to visit our Qualifying as a Coach page

- For more general information about our work with coaches please visit the Coaching section

- To learn more about becoming an official and progressing please visit the Officials section.

You can use the Course Finder tool on the right hand side of this page to filter the listings by course type, region, keyword or proximity to your postcode.

Please note, online booking for other events can also be found in this section

For general queries on courses or education please go to www.englandathletics.org/contactus.

Courses and Bookings

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Athletics Coach

  • Course Dates: 31.Jan.2015 to 01.Feb.2015
  • Location: Wodson Park Sports Centre, Wadesmill Road, Ware, Herts, SG12 0UQ
  • Cost: £410
  • Course Code: SC0843
  • Booking Deadline: 16.Jan.2015

England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £250

This course also has a third training day plus an assessment day. Please check you are able to attend on the dates given for these before booking.

This qualification is the cornerstone of the Coach Education Programme. The course plus assessment period is a total of four days including the formal assessment. Candidates will be able to plan a progressive training programme for athletes coaching a range of activities to prepare the developing athlete to run, jump and throw. When qualified you will be insured to coach without supervision.

Please note: The minimum age for this course is 18.

Road Traffic Management

  • Course Dates: 31.Jan.2015
  • Location: Bury St Edmunds Leisure Centre, Beetons Way, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. IP33 3TT
  • Cost: £140
  • Course Code: STM0013
  • Booking Deadline: 16.Jan.2015

This course is for all Event Organisers and Event Marshals both in the commercial and voluntary sectors, and particularly for those involved with road races.  This is a one day course that will equip delegates with sufficient information and knowledge to safely direct traffic movements at Events.
 

Coaching Assistant

  • Course Dates: 31.Jan.2015 to 01.Feb.2015
  • Location: Mountbatten Stadium, Alexandra Park, Stamshaw, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO2 9QA
  • Cost: £230
  • Course Code: SC0864
  • Booking Deadline: 16.Jan.2015

England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £170

This qualification is for those who wish to move towards being a coach and begin to gather experience in the detail of making coaching decisions.

Please note: The minimum age for this course is 16.

Leadership in Running Fitness

  • Course Dates: 01.Feb.2015
  • Location: Sports And Fitness Centre; Hull University, InglemIre Lane, Hull,
  • Cost: £155
  • Course Code: NC0608
  • Booking Deadline: 27.Jan.2014

England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £135

A one day Leadership Training course which qualifies and insures leaders to deliver safe and fun running sessions, suitable for Running Club Leaders and other Group Leaders.

Please note: The minimum age for this course is 18.

Leadership in Running Fitness

  • Course Dates: 01.Feb.2015
  • Location: Fleming Park Leisure Centre, Passfield Avenue, Eastleigh SO50 9NL
  • Cost: £155
  • Course Code: SC0845
  • Booking Deadline: 16.Jan.2015

England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £135

A one day Leadership Training course which qualifies and insures leaders to deliver safe and fun running sessions, suitable for Running Club Leaders and other Group Leaders.

Please note: The minimum age for this course is 18.

Leading Athletics

  • Course Dates: 01.Feb.2015
  • Location: Sports And Fitness Centre; Hull University, InglemIre Lane, Hull,
  • Cost: £50
  • Course Code: NC0607- Course cancelled low numbers
  • Booking Deadline: 19.Jan.2015

England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £30

Leading Athletics is an exciting new leadership workshop for those looking to lead athletics activities for young athletes. Packed full of useful tips and ideas, this three hour workshop is supported by a Workbook, Support Resource and a series of Game Cards which aid delivery.

All content comes in an interactive App (the resource is also available in book format if required).

Please note: The minimum age for this workshop is 14.

Coach in Running Fitness

  • Course Dates: 07.Feb.2015 to 08.Feb.2015
  • Location: Wodson Park Sports Centre, Wadesmill Road, Ware, Herts, SG12 0UQ
  • Cost: £410
  • Course Code: SC0844
  • Booking Deadline: 23.Jan.2015

England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £250

This course also has a third training day plus an assessment day. Please check you are able to attend on the dates given for these before booking.

This endurance running qualification primarily for those working with runners up to and including the event group development stage. All applicants must be active leaders or coaches who have completed as a minimum a Level 1, Fitness in Running & Walking, LiRF or Coaching Assistant qualification. CiRF is about the broad application to non track based endurance running events rather than specific events or distances and is not designed for coaches who want to work with runners taking part in track based events such as 800m–10k track races or steeplechase. When qualified you will be insured to coach without supervision

Please note: The minimum age for this course is 18.

Coaching Assistant

  • Course Dates: 07.Feb.2015 to 08.Feb.2015
  • Location: Leeds Metropolitan University Headingley Campus Leeds West Yorkshire
  • Cost: £230
  • Course Code: NC0638
  • Booking Deadline: 26.Jan.2015

England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £170

This qualification is for those who wish to move towards being a coach and begin to gather experience in the detail of making coaching decisions.

Please note: The minimum age for this course is 16.

Athletics Coach

  • Course Dates: 07.Feb.2015 to 08.Feb.2015
  • Location: Leeds Metropolitan University Headingley Campus Leeds West Yorkshire
  • Cost: £410
  • Course Code: NC0639- Course cancelled due to low numbers.
  • Booking Deadline: 26.Jan.2015

England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £250

This course also has a third training day plus an assessment day. Please check you are able to attend on the dates given for these before booking.

This qualification is the cornerstone of the Coach Education Programme. The course plus assessment period is a total of four days including the formal assessment. Candidates will be able to plan a progressive training programme for athletes coaching a range of activities to prepare the developing athlete to run, jump and throw. When qualified you will be insured to coach without supervision.

Please note: The minimum age for this course is 18.

Coaching Assistant

  • Course Dates: 07.Feb.2015 to 08.Feb.2015
  • Location: Shildon Sunnydale leisure Centre, Middridge Lane Shildon County Durham
  • Cost: £230
  • Course Code: NC0640- Course Cancelled due to low numbers.
  • Booking Deadline: 02.Feb.2015

England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £170

This qualification is for those who wish to move towards being a coach and begin to gather experience in the detail of making coaching decisions.

Please note: The minimum age for this course is 16.

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