Free Online Training

Information on a number of FREE online courses, webinars & resources to continue your development as a coach

Uk Coaching: Duty to Care
The Duty to Care Toolkit is a series of Knowledge Checks and coach learning resources set across the five distinct pillars that represent the Duty to Care ethos: Safeguarding, Inclusion, Diversity, Well-being and Mental Health. Complete all 5 to earn your digital badge.

UK Coaching Sudden Cardiac Arrest eLearning
An essential and potentially life saving eLearning course to help you respond if someone at one of your sessions suffers a Sudden Cardiac Arrest. This eLearning will give you essential tips on what to do, provide hands-on interactive learning and walk you through how to use an Automated External Defibrillator. We highly recommend that all coaches and those involved in sport & physical activity complete this learning, you never know when you might need it.

Inclusive Activity Program eLearning Module
An introductory module that will help you to deliver more inclusive sessions. Only free for a limited time period! Ideal for those wanting to do the full IAP course

UK Coaching Live Webinars
A series of webinars covering a wide range of topics, delivered by experts in their field.

Child Protection in Sport Unit: I'm Involved
This CPSU course focuses on involving children in decisions that affect them & will help you put young people's views at the heart of your sport.

CPSU Webinars
Previously recorded webinars that cover a wide range of child safeguarding issues in sport, including bullying, grooming & how to safely report a concern.

For anyone working or volunteering in the sport, fitness, leisure and physical activity sector in England, this course will give you the knowledge and skills needed to confidently return to or restart your coaching activity post COVID-19 lockdown.

Open University Free Courses: Health, Sports & Psychology
Some amazing free courses that cover all aspects of sport & coaching, produced by The Open University, a world leader in open and distance learning

Club Matters Workshops
Short sessions that give you the skills & knowledge required to help you to develop your club

NGB Training
Some sports National Governing Bodies (NGBs) have dedicated learning & development sections on their websites for their coaches. These include, but are not limited to, The FA, England Rugby, England Athletics & England Swimming.

Northamptonshire Sport are also running our usual programme of online courses, including Safeguarding & Protecting Children & the full Inclusive Activity Programme. The incredibly important Mental Health Awareness for Sport and Physical Activity is currently half price at just £8.99 as well.

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