Coaching & Volunteering Academy


The Coaching & Volunteering Academy (CVA) at The University of Edinburgh provides valuable sport based coaching, volunteering and leadership opportunities that enhance student experience, coaches’ skills and personal development for a vast array of individuals.

From sports club volunteering projects, to one-off individual opportunities, CVA exists to support you through every stage of your involvement.

Through the CVA coaches can gain further qualifications, valuable best practices sharing and funding to further their skills. There will also be opportunities to shadow other coaches, and work with staff to support club development.

Club volunteers will receive club training specific to their role, handover sessions, mental health first aid training, and many more opportunities to gain valuable experience to support them in future employment. 





During October and January, the link below will be open to allow clubs and IM individuals to apply for financial support with reagrds to coaching & officiating qualifications


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