ECB Support Coach

ECB Support Coach is a new coach development programme consisting of e-learning and face-to-face modules that will help you take your first steps into coaching cricket.

Programme outcomes

This programme has been designed to give learners the knowledge, skills and confidence to support qualified coaches. An ECB Support Coach is not qualified to lead coaching sessions independently and therefore must be supervised by a qualified cricket coach.


  • Supporting coaches and players
  • icoachcricket
  • Communicating with coaches and players
  • Supporting fielding, bowling and batting
  • Safety

Who is it for?

Anyone aged 16 and over wishing to support qualified coaches, inspire players and make a difference to the game.

What is your commitment?

  • £40.00 (Between May and September 30th 2021, these courses will be FREE of charge)
  • 1 face-to-face module lasting 3 hours
  • 2 bitesize e-learning modules lasting 10-15 minutes each
  • Multiple choice question assessment.

Pre-requisites for certification

  • Valid safeguarding training e.g. Safeguarding Young Cricketers - BOOK HERE
  • Valid ECB DBS.

If you are a club and have volunteers who would like to do this course then get in touch as we may be able to deliver a course on your club site in the spring