Tyne and Wear Sport CoachMark

CoachMark is a accreditation scheme to verify that individuals meet the minimum standards to work in schools. The scheme provides schools/organisations employing coaches with the evidence that the minimum standards have been met.

CoachMark is FREE. To achieving your CoachMark status, please follow these 2 easy steps: 

  1. Sign up to our coaching and volunteer network.
  2. Upload the following:
  • UKCC, NGB or equivalent Level 2 coaching qualification (or above).
  • Disclosure & Barring Service Check (DBS).
  • Valid Safeguarding and Protecting Children certificate.
  • Valid First aid qualification.
  • Appropriate insurance cover.

    3. CoachMark Achieved

Once achieved, you will be sent a confirmation email and your name and sport will be added to our online register, which is displayed on our Tyne & Wear Sport website. 

The benefits of being a CoachMark Coach:

  • Be a recognised standard amongst primary, secondary, SEN, colleges and universities.
  • Enhances employment opportunities for registered coaches.
  • Provides information about the latest funding and training opportunities.
  • Helps to raise the standard of coaching.

Tyne & Wear Sport does not accept any responsibility for coaches awarded on this programme. CoachMark will become invalid if at any time, coach qualification/certificate expires. Terms and conditions apply. 

For a list of CoachMark accredited coaches, please click here.