Coach Core apprentices work with BT Sport behind the scenes at Wembley Stadium’s National League Final

Over the weekend, BT Sport invited two Coach Core apprentices from the Essex programme to work behind the scenes at The Vanarama National League Promotion Final at Wembley Stadium. This initiative was part of a BT’s wider sponsorship of the Coach Core programmes in both Essex and in Manchester. Sam and…

COACH CORE MANCHESTER STARTS YEAR TWO

It’s been a busy period for our Manchester team, as they recruit and prepare for their second year on the Coach Core programme. With changes to the apprenticeship now in place, Manchester become the first Coach Core programme to deliver the new Community Activator Coach standard, which replaces the existing…

BRISTOL APPRENTICES GET INCLUSIVE!

Aligned with the Coach Core vision to offer an exciting, varied programme of opportunities, our Bristol team were recently given the chance to volunteer at the West of England Spring School Games. The Games, a national Olympic and Paralympic legacy programme, are designed to provide a competitive school sport environment…

COACH CORE WELCOMES MIDDLESBROUGH FOR 2017-2018

Continuing our mission to expand the Coach Core programme and reach out to more young people across the country, we were delighted to see the launch of our tenth programme in Middlesbrough recently. Led by Middlesbrough Football Club Foundation, the programme employs 18 apprentices across the following employer partners: Mowden…

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry attend Coach Core Graduation at London Stadium

The Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry visited West Ham United’s London Stadium to attend the graduation ceremony for more than 150 Coach Core apprentices. Apprentices attended the ceremony from seven different areas where Coach Core operates (London, Glasgow, Essex, Nottingham, Birmingham, Manchester, and South Wales), with those graduating from…

COACH CORE WELCOMES NEW TEAMS FOR 2017-2018

Its been a very busy summer for our Glasgow, South Wales, London and Essex programmes! Starting their fourth, third and two second years respectively, the teams have been hard at work to recruit and prepare for new cohorts entering their partnerships. Central to Essex operations is Active Essex, the community…

PRINCE HARRY CHECKS IN ON COACH CORE MANCHESTER

Our Coach Core Manchester apprentices were inspired today by the visit of one of our principals, His Royal Highness Prince Harry. On duty as patron of the Rugby League, Prince Harry was in Manchester on an official visit to the national team players and staff but kindly gave up time…

COACH CORE GRADUATIONS ACROSS THE UK

Now completing their third Coach Core year, Glasgow Sport are able to celebrate yet another perfect year!  All 20 apprentices that started the programme went on to graduate and this is a testament to the mentoring and quality education the Glasgow Sport team provide. Building on learning year on year,…

COACH CORE IS COMING TO THE WESTCOUNTRY!

We are delighted to announce that we will be launching new programmes in Bristol and Devon in Autumn of this year. Continuing our mission to bring together the best employers in a given city or region, we are excited that both programmes will have the Community Sports Partners at the…

COACH CORE GOES STATESIDE

For Coach Core project manager, Gary Laybourne, it’s all about practising what you preach. “There is no point asking our apprentices to take every opportunity and treat learning as something that is an ongoing process if we don’t model that ourselves”. As a Level 3 coach who has worked in…

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