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

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In this section of our site you can find details of the officiating (Assistant Official, new levels 1, 2 and 3), 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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Officials - Health and safety

  • Course Dates: 29.May.2016
  • Location: Mark Hall Sports Centre, London Road, Harlow, Essex, CM17 9LX
  • Cost: £10
  • Course Code: SO/0392HS
  • Booking Deadline: 13.May.2016

This is a compulsory module for all track and field technical officials.

The module represents a key component of the technical officials’ qualification.
 

Officials - Level 1 (Field)

  • Course Dates: 29.May.2016
  • Location: Mark Hall Sports Centre, London Road, Harlow, Essex, CM17 9LX
  • Cost: £30 (Inc H&S module, £20 standalone module)
  • Course Code: SO/0392FD
  • Booking Deadline: 13.May.2016

A one day course that will allow the candidate to work under the supervision of a qualified official in the specific discipline with a view to becoming a qualified technical official.

Officials - Level 1 (Track)

  • Course Dates: 29.May.2016
  • Location: Mark Hall Sports Centre, London Road, Harlow, Essex, CM17 9LX
  • Cost: £30 (Inc H&S module, £20 standalone module)
  • Course Code: SO/0392TR
  • Booking Deadline: 13.May.2016

A one day course that will allow the candidate to work under the supervision of a qualified official in the specific discipline with a view to becoming a qualified technical official.

Coaching Assistant

  • Course Dates: 04.Jun.2016 to 05.Jun.2016
  • Location: ***COURSE FULL***Bury St Edmunds Leisure Centre, Beetons Way, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. IP33 3TT
  • Cost: £245
  • Course Code: ***COURSE FULL***SC0981
  • Booking Deadline: 20.May.2016

England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £185

 

To book online plesae click here

 

Course fee now includes associated Athletics 365 App. 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.

Coach in Running Fitness

  • Course Dates: 04.Jun.2016 to 05.Jun.2016
  • Location: ***COURSE FULL***Wyvern College, Botley Road, Fair Oak, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO50 7AN
  • Cost: £420
  • Course Code: ***COURSE FULL***SC0985
  • Booking Deadline: 20.May.2016

England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £255

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.

Athletics Coach

  • Course Dates: 04.Jun.2016 to 05.Jun.2016
  • Location: *New Dates* Castle Sports Centre, Wellington Road Taunton, Somerset, TA1 5AU
  • Cost: £420
  • Course Code: *New Dates* MC0805
  • Booking Deadline: 23.May.2016

England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £255

 

Please note, for Coach level courses attendees need to sign up to the complete course and commit to attending all four dates, see below for the rest of the dates.

 

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.

Leadership in Running Fitness

  • Course Dates: 04.Jun.2016
  • Location: *COURSE FULL*The Park Community Centre, Daventry Road, Knowle, Bristol, BS4 1DQ
  • Cost: £160
  • Course Code: *COURSE FULL*MC0847
  • Booking Deadline: 23.May.2016

To book online click here

England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £140

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.

Coaching Assistant

  • Course Dates: 04.Jun.2016 to 05.Jun.2016
  • Location: St Helen and St Katharine, Faringdon Road, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 1BE
  • Cost: £245
  • Course Code: SC1006
  • Booking Deadline: 20.May.2016

England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £185

 

To book online please click here

 

Course fee now includes associated Athletics 365 App. 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: 04.Jun.2016
  • Location: SportsDock, University of East London, Docklands Campus, University Way, London, E16 2RD
  • Cost: £160
  • Course Code: LC0204
  • Booking Deadline: 20.May.2016


England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £140

To book online please click here

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.

Coaching Assistant

  • Course Dates: 04.Jun.2016 to 05.Jun.2016
  • Location: Carn Brea Leisure Centre, Station Rd, Pool, Redruth, Cornwall TR15 3QS
  • Cost: £245
  • Course Code: MC0870
  • Booking Deadline: 23.May.2016


England Athletics affiliated club member cost: £185

To book online please click here

Course fee now includes associated Athletics 365 App. 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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