Minimum Standards

Minimum Standards Interactive Tool for Coaches of Children & Young People

From: sports coach UK

Who for: Lead coaches

A free-to-use interactive tool that sets out the recommended qualifications, training and additional requirements determined by each sport for lead coaches working in a primary school.

The tool includes recommendations from afPE, YST and sports coach UK, along with key industry Partners, who have agreed core standards that all coaches in the UK should adhere to.

The document outlines the core standards that your coaches will need to follow across five areas:

  • minimum age
  • appropriate qualifications
  • appropriate insurance cover
  • safeguarding children and vulnerable groups
  • policies and procedures

Click here for general information about the guide or to download the full guide, click here.

Minimum Standards for Active Coaches

From: sports coach UK

Who for: Organisations that employ or use coaches (CSPs, Schools, Leisure Centres, NGBs, Clubs etc)

Please click here to visit the portal and view the Minimum Standards for Active Coaches in your school.