Coaching Ireland is the unit within the Irish Sports Council and has the lead role in the development of coaching in Ireland on an all island basis. The role includes highlighting the importance of quality coaching in developing our athletes and providing opportunities for participants.
The 11th National Coaching Forum will take place at Institute of Technology Sligo, 26th-27th of September 2014. This Forum promises to be the biggest and most extensive gathering of professionals and volunteers involved in Sport Coaching. For furthur information visit www.coachingforum2014.com
The main objectives of Coaching Ireland are:
Raise the standard, status and profile of coaching in Ireland to provide performers and participants with the best quality coaching through their involvement in sport
Lead the development of coaching in Ireland through the implementation of a quality coach and tutor education and support programme
Work in partnership with NGBs and the wider sporting sector on an all island basis.