The 2016-2017 coaching and volunteer training programme is currently under review and will be posted here when confirmed.

Note the following booking information for future courses.

  • IABA affiliated clubs only.
  • All courses are Free accept IABA L1 Coaching Course.
  • Booking will only be accepted by contacting:-
  • Nicky Flanagan by Email:, Text or call: 07885 467208 for the North West Bookings
  • Sean O’Hare by email:, Text or call: 07793 246275 for the Down/Armagh & Antrim Bookings
  • NB: It is the clubs’ responsibility to ensure that if they book a place they fill it. Failure to notify us of a booking cancellation, a ‘no show’ on the day or have 2 repeated cancellations will result in any additional club bookings being removed and added to waiting lists.
  • *Correct completion of the IABA L1 Coach application form will be required along with proof of attendance of a Safeguarding Children Workshop, Access NI Check completed within the last 2 years and cheque for £80 made out to County Board hosting the course. These should still be sent directly to the hosting County Board Secretary once your own county board secretary has signed it off.
  • In order for each course to go ahead we need a minimum of 50% booked on, however fully booked courses would be preferable.