Who Should Attend?

Individuals wishing to assist under the direct supervision of ECB qualified coaches in the delivery of high quality practical cricket coaching sessions within a club environment. 


  • Attend a 4 hour workshop
  • Safeguarding Young Cricketers - an online module which is an aspect of the course. 

Pre-Requisites for Certification

  • Aged 16 years at least to begin the course.
  • Current cricket specific DBS
  • Completed Safeguarding Young Cricketers online

Over the duration of the course, you can expect to explore the following questions:

What is the role of a coach support worker?
How can I ensure that cricket sessions are safe?
How do I prepare players for cricket sessions?
What are the different types of practice?
How can I adapt a coaching session depending on the practice type and the ability of the players?
How do I deal with poor behaviour?
How do I create an environment where children want to return?