ECB Core Coach

The ECB Core Coach programme is an entry level qualification for coaching cricket in England and Wales alongside the ECB Foundation I Coach. This programme is one part of a wider strategic response to needing more coaches on the ground able to inspire and develop players.  ECB Core Coach replaces the ECB Certificate in Coaching Children’s Cricket and ECB Certificate in Coaching Young People and Adults’ Cricket provision.

About the programme

This programme has been designed to give learners the knowledge, skills and confidence to lead player-centred coaching sessions.

An ECB Core Coach will be qualified to lead coaching sessions independently and without supervision.


Who is it for?

Anyone aged 17 and over wishing to become qualified to coach cricket, inspire and develop players and make a difference to the game.


Pre-requisites for certification

You must:

Upcoming Courses

Venue Calne Community Campus, White Horse Way, Calne, SN11 0SP                                                                         
Dates Sunday's 1st, 8th, 15th and 22nd October 2023
Times 9am to 4pm each Sunday
Cost £300 per person
Venue Lavington School, The Spring, Market Lavington, Devizes, SN10 4EB                                                                      
Dates Sunday's 7th, 14th, 21st and 28th April 2024
Times 9am to 4pm each Sunday
Cost £300 per person
Booking Please click here to register

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