Coach Development

One of GCAN’s primary aims is to improve the number of coaches and standard of coaching, in the Greater Cambridge area. This support will provided in the form of workshops and seminars that will give coaches access to experts in the field, and through financial support in the form of bursaries.

Bursaries for Coaches and Officials

Bursary Aims:

  1. To increase the number of qualified coaches and officials in the Greater Cambridge area.
  2. To increase the amount of coaching being offered to young people and adults.
  3. To improve the quality of coaching at club level.

Bursaries are available for all levels of coaching or officials qualification, and also for coach CPD such as online learning, seminars or workshops. GCAN are offering bursaries of up to 50% of the fee paid by either the individual or the club.


Award Standard cost of course Discounted price for EA affiliated clubs Bursary amount
Coaching Assistant £245 £185 £92.50
Leadership in Running Fitness £160 £140 £70
Coach £420 £255 £127.50
Road Traffic Management £140 N/A £70
Event Group Qualification £150 N/A £75

The application form can be downloaded in either Word or PDF format.

GCAN Bursary Application Form

GCAN Bursary Application Form


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