Minimum standards for Active Coaches
As a Sport Coach, you will need to meet certain standards including minimum age and appropriate qualifications in order to deliver in different environments. For more information use the links on this page to find out more.
- Guidance for Minimum Standards (PDF, 1.9 Mb)
Employed or Self Employed?
If you are paid for your coaching it is important that you have the correct employment status and are paying the right amount of tax.
UK Coaching have produced a guide to help
Sports specific training
In order to become a qualified coach you will need to complete the appropriate course for your chosen sport. ￼
Get Berkshire Active Workshops
Get Berkshire Active organise a programme of workshops to enhance your continuous professional development.
The Team Berkshire Coaches Register provides useful tools to support coaches including being able to access latest news on coaching roles, funding support for qualifications, and you will also be able to book onto a variety of the Get Berkshire Active workshops and then update your profile with the most recent development opportunities you have attended.