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Training & Volunteering


Ever wanted to become a coach, youth sports leader or official? This could be your gateway into the industry…..

Interested in becoming a qualified sports coach, physical activity instructor, referee or qualified first aider? Do you want to improve on your sporting skills? If so, The Access to Sports Project runs a comprehensive coach education and leadership programme.

There are a wide range of courses on offer including beginners through to advanced level qualification awards. These courses will provide participants with the opportunity to obtain nationally recognized, accredited sports coaching and physical instructor qualifications within the sport and leisure industry. The programme is supported by  City and Islington College.


To find out if you are eligible for a subsidized or funded place of the courses, please contact us for more information. As part of this scheme candidates / applicants may be required to complete a minimum 12 hours of voluntary work.

Through our programme we offer the opportunity for young people to become involved in sports coaching by volunteering at sessions and developing their skills. We also offer a range of nationally recognised coaching qualifications, including:

  • Football
  • Sports Leadership
  • Gym Instruction
  • Badminton
  • Cricket
  • Volleyball
  • and many more.LogoESF_Col_Portrait