Alt text here

Coach Development Courses

ECB Foundation I Coach

ECB Foundation I Coach is a new coach development programme and qualification that has been created to help more people take their first steps into coaching cricket.

This programme has been designed to give learners the knowledge, skills and confidence to coach cricket sessions that are active, purposeful, enjoyable and safe.

An ECB Foundation I Coach will be qualified to lead coaching sessions independently and without supervision.

It is now the entry level qualification required to coach cricket.



Who is it for?

Anyone aged 17 and over wishing to become qualified to coach cricket, inspire players and make a difference to the game.


Pre-requisites for certification

UKCC2 Assessments

Please note, all three dates of the course and an assessment must be completed to gain certification. Candidates must ensure the supported practice elements of the qualification are completed in their club / community environments before attending an assessment.

For coaches requiring an online Safeguarding Young Cricketers course link or Club Welfare Officers requiring a Safeguarding Protecting Children course, please contact the Middlesex County Welfare Officer – Sharon Eyers at [email protected]