To become a qualified coach, you need to complete a coaching course ran by the National Governing Body (NGB) for that sport. To find out more about NGB’s click here. SASSOT run an education and training programme that includes Safeguarding and Protecting Children workshops and First Aid. Details on this can be found here.
SASSOT are not currently operating a coach bursary funding scheme. However, the latest Funding Opportunities for Coaching guide lists a range of national and local funding options.
What would you like us to do for you? We’re here to help support coaches within the Staffordshire and Stoke On Trent region. If there’s anything you think we could or should be doing, or anything we already do and you have an opinion on it, then let us know.
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