Coaches FAQ


What do I need to do to become a coach?

There are many different routes into coaching and leadership. Have a look at this easy guide to start the journey.

What Insurances do I need to coach groups?

Do you have funding I can access for my qualification?

We operate a workforce bursary that will help coaches who are looking to get disadvantaged groups or communities active. Contact your local coordinator for details.

Do you have resources that I can use for my coaching?

Yes – have a look at the resources on our website and send us a message if you require specific resources or insight

Are there any coaching jobs in Devon?

We advertise coaching opportunities in Devon through our website and will post your opportunities when you have them. Visit our job opportunities page

I have a disability. Can I become a coach

Yes – At Active Devon we promote equality for all and can support a coach through initiatives to take their first steps into coaching. Contact

Why would I sign up to become a coach? What are the advantages?

See our information on the benefits of registering to become a coach

How can I connect with other coaches?

Active Devon supports Sports Coach UK’s Connected Coaches forum as a way of expanding your knowledge and contacts. Join the network

How can I advertise my coaching sessions?

You can add your session direct to our website. We can also offer a coach and club spotlight on our website. As soon as you register you’ll be asked if you want to add sessions.