Best Practice Guidance on the effective use of individual and agency coaches in Physical Education and sport

afPE has produced concise guidance for head teachers and other leadership staff responsible for deploying visiting support staff within physical education and school sport (PESS). Click here for further information.

A Practical Guide to Coaches working in the curriculum CD-ROM

CD-ROM of documents and templates to equip private providers, coaches, head teachers, physical education curriculum leaders and chairs of governing bodies with everything they need to effectively employ and deploy a coach in a school environment. Click here to order a copy.

Minimum Standards for Active Coaches of Children and Young People

A free-to-use interactive tool that sets out the recommended qualifications, training and additional requirements determined by each sport for lead coaches working in a primary school. Click here to download.

Primary School Partnership Check and Challenge Tool

Checklist developed by the Child Protection in Sport Unit (CPSU) to support primary schools using external providers to offer sport activities for children. It is intended to help ensure that young participants will be safe and looked after while involved in activities and to clarify safeguarding arrangements. Click here to download.