What can coaching cricket give you?

Whether it is about putting something back into the game you love, continuing your career in a natural progression, helping out at your local club, or simply providing more support to your child, there is a reason for everyone to get involved in coaching.

Watch the above videos for inspiration.

And read the case studies too illustrating the many ways to move forward in cricket coaching:

Mohammed Razaq has helped establish a pathway for Bristol’s inner-city kids
University student Adam Nichol helping the next generation of cricketers come through at his club
How Priya Randhawa was bitten by the cricketing bug so much she now helps coach at Wolverhampton Girls School and Cricket Club
Lifelong rugby man Simon Bottomley is so glad he got into coaching through his son taking up cricket

ECB Course Selector

To get further guidance on which course is right for you to take, please use our course selector to help you make your decision.

You can also download and read the  which gives you information on why you should become a coach, selecting the right course for you, what you will get from them, and what you need to commit to.

You will be led through five quick and easy-to-answer multiple-choice questions - and the suggested course or courses to meet your needs will be displayed, to link you to further information and where to find courses local to your area of the country.

However, you may already know the course that you want to take or find out more about - if so, then please follow the quick links below on this page.


icoachcricket is ECB Community Coach Education’s online resource for anyone involved in the delivery of cricket coaching or just interested in having fun games to play at school, in the park or on the beach.

Available through the browser on your mobile, tablet or desktop, icoachcricket helps you to support players’ needs, inspire participation and enhance performance. Click here for more information and to start using icoachcricket today.

Watch England stars describing the vital role played by coaches in shaping their careers




ECB Coach Education quick links