Women’s Coaching Network Events

England Athletics are looking to create local networks to support female coaches further their development; particularly supporting those with an aspiration of coaching at higher performance levels, whether it be moving from Leadership in Running Fitness to Coach in Running Fitness, Coaching Assistant to Athletics Coach or progressing into Event Group coaching. For more information click on links below or contact Sarah Friday at sfriday@englandathletics.org.

CPD for female coaches

Events with a focus on you having practical solutions and actions to have a positive impact on your development and coaching whilst offering supportive environments to help you be the best version of you!

Athletics Coach Throws qualification

This specific offer is aimed at supporting the development of throws coaches across England, but in particular the ongoing development of women coaches in this area. The Athletics Coach qualification has been designed to support coaches in working with athletes in the foundation to Event Group Development Stages and advocates a multi-event approach in the development of athletes. For this specific programme only the Throws elective for the Event Group area of interest will be offered.

The course consists of four face-to-face contact days, which includes assessment of technical knowledge, physical preparation, planning and coaching practice. Days 1 and 2 (27 / 28 April 2019 at Alexander Stadium, Birmingham) cover general athletic content (including what to coach and how to coach), whilst Day 3 (9 June at Alexander Stadium, Birmingham) covers the Event Group area of interest, and Day 4 (15 September) is the Assessment Day.

The club discount price will be offered for this course – £270.


Please note: the automated confirmation email you receive once you have booked on the Day 1 and 2 will give you a list of all the Day 3 and 4 courses. Please ignore this and only use the link above.