I want to Coach…

For further information

For further information and support, contact our coaching team.

0141 287 3640

Sports coaches across Glasgow allow people of all ages to play and enjoy sport. For many, this is voluntary and a passion to help people be active, have positive experiences and to improve in their chosen sport.

How do I become a Sports Coach?

There are many routes into sports coaching, both in a voluntary and paid capacity, and these include attending courses at College and University, gaining qualifications in the relevant sport or activity or gaining experience by working with qualified and experienced coaches.

If you are interested in becoming a sports coach then please see some useful links below:


Voluntary coaching opportunities

Visit Glasgow Sport Volunteer Bureau to search and join current voluntary coaching opportunities across the city, you can search by sport or your preferred area. 


Training to become a coach

Click here to search upcoming training and coach education courses. 


Search local sports clubs

Click here to search local sports clubs.

Glasgow Sport are currently updating our directory of sports clubs, if you can't find what you are looking for, please get in touch with our friendly staff by emailing: clubandvolunteer@glasgowlife.org.uk listing your preferred sport, age group and location and we will get back to you with more information.

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If you require documents in large print, braille, or audio versions please email: info@glasgowlife.org.uk