Coach and Volunteer Support

Details of the support Live Active provides to help coaches and volunteers develop.

Coach Development

Live Active Leisure are committed to ensuring coaches and volunteers have access to the right support to ensure they can continue to develop.

 

COURSES

Click here to see the courses happening across Perth & Kinross 

Please contact us if there is demand for any other dates or courses.

PACES clubs receive a limited number of free spaces per year, depending on the level of accreditation.

For booking courses, please complete the course application form and return it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

FUNDING

 

The Gannochy Trust in partnership with Live Active Leisure offer the following Individual Coaching Grants which are available to new and existing coaches. These can be used for education, training and development. These can help fund up to 50% or 75% of UKCC level 1 and 2 coaching qualifications, along with other types of courses.

 

Please read the detailed GUIDANCE NOTES and complete the APPLICATION FORM.

 

 

STRENGTH AND CONDITIONING MENTORING

 

Live Active Leisure provide mentoring on strength and conditioning. This is for those coaches looking to further their knowledge and skills, and implement this into their club/ squad sessions. This is currently run over a 12-week period, with weekly mentoring sessions.

Criteria

  • Be a lead coach with a minimum of a level 2 qualification or equivalent
  • Be actively coaching an age group squad/or team in the club within Perth and Kinross
  • Be able to bring a junior athlete to the sessions to help the coach in their learning outcomes

For further information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

RECOGNITION

 

Every year Live Active Leisure host the annual Perth and Kinross Sports Personality of the Year Awards ceremony where we celebrate the success of our athletes, teams, coaches and volunteers- whilst giving them the recognition they deserve.

The following awards are available to coaches and volunteers :


Coach of the Year sponsored by Sprinterz Digital Print & Embroidery Specialists

 

Young Coach of the Year sponsored by The Perth Card

 

Club of the Year sponsored by Steve Brown Electrical Ltd

 

Official of the Year sponsored by Thorntons Solicitors & Estate Agents

 

Volunteer of the year sponsored by the Trophy Shop

 

George Mortimer Lifetime Achievement Award sponsored by P&K Sports Council