Coaching is the driving force of athletics. Coaches are often the unsung heroes and we can never have too many coaches.  There are various coaching qualifications available, and all are explained in depth on the England Athletics website with further information on the uCoach website.

The following is the Coaching Decision Tree that shows what type of coaching awards there are and what groups of people they apply to. Click on the image for a full size verion.

Further information on each type of coach or leader can be found below. Click on the images for full size versions or click the buttons to download as pdfs.

Leading Athletics

Coaching Assistant

Athletics Coach

LiRF - Leadership in Running Fitness

CiRF - Coach in Running Fitness

Event Group Coach