Whatever your role - coach, facilitator, instructor, leader, teacher or trainer - if you're helping people to be active and improve, UK Coaching are here for you.
UK Coaching collaborate with organisations and pool their resources to make lasting improvements to coaching in the UK - from grass-roots through to elite performance levels. They inform Government on policy that supports coaches to have a positive impact on society. And they develop learning that helps coaches support the needs and dreams of the people they coach.
- Courses - online workshops, webinars, eLearning, face to face workshops. Examples of courses include Sudden Cardiac Arrest eLearning, Safeguarding and Protecting Children Workshops and Mental Health Awareness for Sport and Physical Activity.
- Resources- range of resources to develop your coaching skills, including podcasts, guides, articles and videos.
- UK Coaching Club- a platform uniting coaches of all levels, across sport and physical activity, giving you access to a network of like-minded connections, courses and resources to keep you on top of your game, and exclusive member benefits, discounts and events.
- General support - funding, job opportunities.
Developing an Inclusive Volunteer Programme
Everyone should have the ability to access volunteering opportunities. In partnership with Volunteering Matters, the Activity Alliance have created a Get Out Get Active (GOGA) Volunteer Management Toolkit, which provides organisations with a step-by-step guide to building an inclusive volunteer programme.
The sections of the guide are available to view and download below.
Creating Positive and Inclusive Volunteer Opportunities (PDF, 1.3 Mb)
Importance of Volunteers (PDF, 1.1 Mb)
Volunteer Recruitment (PDF, 1.5 Mb)
Supporting and Retaining Volunteers (PDF, 914 Kb)
Volunteer Recognition and Appreciation (PDF, 679 Kb)
Safeguarding (PDF, 1 Mb)