Free Sports Leadership Courses


26 February 2016


Are you interested in working in sports or coaching?


The Vale of Glamorgan Council led Barry Communities First programme, is running a free Sports Leaders Course in partnership with Vale Sports and Play Development, for individuals who would like to gain a step on the ladder to a career in sports or coaching.

The one day accredited course will be held on Wednesday 9 March, from 9.30am – 3.30pm at Holm View Leisure Centre, Skomer Road.  Attendees will learn about basic sports practices, how to become a coach and develop links with local community sports clubs. 

On completion of the course, individuals will be the holders of a Level 1 Award in Sports Leadership.  Priority for course places will be given to residents living in a Barry Communities First area, which includes parts of Buttrills, Cadoc, Castleand, Court and Gibbonsdown.  To be eligible, attendees must be sixteen or over.

For more information, or to book a place please contact Peter Bowles on 01446 709432 or visit