Coach Education

Club and Coach Mentoring Programme 2015

To support coaches putting into practice and build wcb caon all that is taught on our courses this programme is now available, initially to a limited number of clubs so if you require some help and new idea on coaching implementation apply now!

  • Bespoke support for your youth section coaching this season
  • Emphasis on providing support, encouragement and advice for club coaches
  • Two visits from an ECB Tutor, and/or highly experienced coach
  • Opportunity to develop club or district coach development workshops
  • Help support your Clubmark accreditation
  • Only £25 for up to 4 hours of initial support with scope for more

Click below to download an application form. If you require anymore information please contact Darren Franklin on or 0121 446 3604.

WCB CA Club Coach Mentoring Programme Application Form


ECB Coach Awards 2015Coach Awards

The 2015 awards have maintained the same categories as previous years and are a great way of saying thank you to people who have previously gone un-thanked. To download a nomination form please click on the titles below:

Category 1 – Outstanding Contribution

This person has been at the heart of things seemingly forever. They have probably played every role there is to play and without them cricket coaching in your club, in your league, your county or at your school just wouldn’t be the same or just would happen at all.

Does your hero do one or more of the following?

  • Administrative support and or the development of coaching. 
  • The development and growth of coaches and or Coaches Association’s.
  • Increased the number of coaches and or player participation.

Category 2 – Coach of the Year

There are thousands of qualified coaches in clubs and schools up and down the country. Who goes the extra mile? Who makes a difference to you or your players, club or school? Who’s your coaching hero?

Does your coaching hero do one or more of the following?

  • The development and success of players and teams
  • The design, production and implementation of coaching programmes
  • Provide Innovation and inspirational coaching methods which have significantly improved player and team performances.

Category 3 – Young Coach of the Year

Do you know someone who’s already making a difference? Who’s already passing on their enthusiasm for the game and inspiring the next generation of players.

We are looking for young coaches who are 25 or under who you would like to say thank you to.

Does your coaching hero do one or more of the following?

  • Shown a commitment to developing the game at grass roots and community level
  • Has had a clear impact with a local school or club
  • Shown creativity and determination in their development as a coach

Please can you make sure you email all completed forms back to by Friday 20th February 2015.