Posted: 26 June 2024

Please be aware of some of the planned and current coach qualifications taking place into the following year.


British Rowing Level 2 Session Coach Course

This coaching course is aimed at ages 16+ and is applicable to coaches working with all groups, from novices to experienced rowers. This course is ideal for people who want to become rowing coaches, lead groups or squads, develop rowers and deliver positive experiences. You will receive a recognized UKCC Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Rowing.

Session Coach Courses cost £249 per person.

If you represent a club and would like a coaching course delivered closer to home, please contact to make arrangements.


Scottish Rowing Centre, Strathclyde Park


  • Saturday 3rd August
  • Sunday 4th August
  • Saturday 31st August 2024

Location: Scottish Rowing Centre, Strathclyde Park.

Booking: Sign into/Register a 'British Rowing Just Go Account' and book onto the course, here.

Deadline: 5th July 2024, 09:00.


University of the West of Scotland, Ayr


  • Saturday 14th September
  • Sunday 15th September
  • Saturday 5th October 2024

Location: UWS Ayr Campus, Ayr.

Booking: Sign into/Register a 'British Rowing Just Go Account' and book onto the course, here.

Deadline: 15 August 2024, 17:00.


Level 2 Strength and Conditioning Coach Course

Are you a Club Coach who wants to take the theory of strength and conditioning and apply it to your rowers on the gym floor and in the boat?

Then the UKCC Level 2 Strength and Conditioning for Club S&C Coaches is exactly what you need to prepare, deliver, and review strength and conditioning coaching sessions.

This course is also a pre-requisite for any coach wishing to enter the British Rowing Level 3 Senior Coach Qualification.

We are gauging interest in this course for the following dates.


  • Saturday 28th September
  • Sunday 29th September
  • Sunday 3rd November (assessment)

Cost: £550

If you think you would like to attend this course, register interest by contacting


UKSCA Level 3 Diploma - Accredited Strength and Conditioning Trainer (ASCT)

This course prepares learners to plan, deliver and evaluate safe, ethical and effective strength and conditioning coaching sessions as an assistant strength and conditioning coach.

The qualification is designed for individuals preparing to work in a strength and conditioning environment who wish to independently coach strength and conditioning to young people and adults, usually within the fitness and club environment.

The qualification may also be useful for coaches who wish to offer strength and conditioning coaching sessions to their teams or athletes.

This is the first step on working towards becoming a professional Accredited Strength and Conditioning Coach (ASCC).

The course will take place on the following dates at the Scottish Rowing Centre

  • Sunday 1st September
  • Sunday 8th September
  • Sunday 15th September
  • Sunday 22nd September
  • Sunday 6th October
  • Sunday 27th October

Location: Scottish Rowing Centre, Strathclyde Park

Booking: To register contact


Emergency First Aid

The following dates are for in-person emergency first aid qualification.

  • 18th August
  • 12th October
  • 1st December

All courses are 6 hours and would satisfy our Coach Club membership criteria.  These courses are being delivered by ‘Primo Performance’.

Venue: Scottish Rowing Centre.

To register contact


Note: Courses have a minimum requirement of 8 attendees and a maximum of 12.  In the event of an insufficient number of applicants the course will be cancelled. In the event of an oversubscription, bookings will be open on a first come first serve basis. Please be aware that once bookings are live, any member of British Rowing can book onto the course, and there are people travelling across the country to find courses.