The purpose of ECB Coaches Association is to inspire participation and maximise performance of cricket coaches and players.

 Members come from all levels of the game, right from the England team downwards, and have somewhere to turn to get the ongoing support all coaches need in order to be the best they can be.

 Nationally, the ECB Coaches Association offers a range of products and services that help you to support players.

 Your membership will provide access to the latest thinking and developments through our resources, invitations to workshops, networking with like-minded coaches as well as being able to wear the ECB CA three lions.

Membership categories 

The ECB CA offer two levels of membership to meet your needs.

All members must abide by the ECB Coaches Code of Conduct. Click here for details.

Full Member (£30 per year)

You need:

  • To hold a cricket coaching qualification 
  • An up-to-date ECB DBS Check – contact your County Cricket Board to begin an application

Associate Member (£10 per year)

Open to anyone aged 16 and over. There are no other criteria to become an associate member, it is open to everyone interested in cricket coaching.

To apply for membership 

Please complete the ECB Coaches Association application form (PDF). Please print, complete and post to ECB Coaches Association, County Cricket Ground, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B5 7QX Or, print, complete, scan and email to

Any problems/questions, please email


Join today and access the benefits outlined below on icoachcricket

Videos on icoachcricket

Wings to Fly

Access to the latest thinking from top coaches and players at all levels of the game.

Click here to view our Wings to Fly teaser.

Publications on icoachcricket

Hitting the Seam

Regular articles on contemporary topics from cricket and beyond

Click here to download a sample.

Coaches Matter

Coaches Matter bulletins provide concise technical and tactical in the form of an infographic or poster. Notifications for other benefits delivered to your inbox.

Click here to download a sample.

Coaching Insight

An annual review of coaching from across the game.

Click here to download a sample.


Local support

Every county has a vibrant network that can provide you with support and ideas. Spend time talking and learning with other coaches within your county. Your local coaches association keeps you up to date with regular communications and a calendar of local events.



If you are a full member of the ECB CA you will receive specialist insurance, which includes:

Public Liability - the members’ legal liability for injury to third parties and/or damage to third party property - £5,000.000 - limit of indemnity

Employer’s Liability - the members’ legal liability for injury to helpers in coaching sessions - £10,000,000 - limit of indemnity

Personal Accident - a range of benefits from accidental death at £20,000 to cost of repair of spectacles or dentures - £300

Legal Expenses - recently introduced to provide additional protection for the members in respect of various, potential, legal actions

Legal and Tax Helpline - advice on any legal/tax matter 24 hours a day 365 days a year

More information relating to the insurance can be found here


If you need to update or amend your membership details, please contact us at the below email address.