ECB Core Coach Course

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This course is for experienced cricketers and/or cricket coaches. 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.


• Role of an ECB Core Coach
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• Player-centred planning process
• Player development
• Core principles – batting, bowling (pace and spin), fielding and wicketkeeping
• Tactical, physical and mental skills
• Coaching tools
• Practice types
• Safety
• Differentiation.


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


• £300.00
• Eight face-to-face modules lasting 3 hours each including 2 observed coaching opportunities
• Six bitesize e-learning modules lasting 15-20 minutes each
• Multiple choice question assessment
• Short answer question assessment


Brannel school sports centre

Saturday 27th January 2024

Saturday 10th February 2024

Saturday 24th February 2024

Saturday 23rd March 2024

10am -5pm each day 

Click on the following link for registration:


  • 18 years of age to certificate
  • Valid safeguarding training e.g. Safeguarding Young Cricketers
  • ECB DBS - please contact us to find out more

Please use your FULL LEGAL NAME (as stated on your ECB DBS) on sign up.​

Please note places will be allocated on a first come, first serve basis. We will not be able to reserve any places. 

Please note that candidates must be available for all four of the dates advertised for the course and the closing date to register for a course will be TWO WEEKS before the start date if spaces have not been booked beforehand.