I Work With Adults

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Our online learning resource is perfect to help you on or off the pitch with your sessions. Check out the Golden Thread for some engaging practices you can easily try!

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More guidance to support you in delivering fun, safe and engaging session

Coaches play a vital role in delivering fun, engaging and developmental sessions which influences whether players take up, stay in and progress within hockey.

For more support on how to deliver sessions that will help inspire more, better and happier players please see the information below or click here to discover the right coaching pathway for you.

All coaches
Any coach working with players under 18-years-old needs to ensure they have a current and maintained DBS check and an appropriate Safeguarding Certificate.

I help out coaching adults
If you are a parent, young leader or an aspiring coach wanting to help out with coaching sessions to adults, then we have a number of Coaching Workshops to help give you the support, knowledge and confidence in your role and to help you deliver fun and engaging sessions.

What other development is available?
I lead coaching sessions with adults
Are you delivering independent coaching sessions to adults through Back To Hockey or adult Club Participation?

England Hockey strongly recommends you have, as a minimum, the UKCC England Hockey Sessional Coach Award.

Are you the lead coach and so also involved in the planning of sessions over a season?

England Hockey strongly recommends you have, as a minimum, the UKCC England Hockey Coach Award.

What else can I access to support my coaching?
It is also important that all coaches leading sessions also have a relevant Insurance and First Aid certificates.

Please see the Twitter, Hockey Hub and Coaches Membership links at the top of the page. You can also attend Coaching Club Workshops related to coaching adults to provide you with further knowledge and support.