Become a coach
The WPBSA offers three levels of snooker coaching accreditation which are shown below:
- WPBSA World Snooker Level 1 Coach
- 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Snooker Coaching
- 1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Snooker Coaching (Advanced)
In addition to the above accreditations, there is also a historic coaching grade referred to as ‘A’ grade. This course was run previously and is no longer available for new coaches.
Upcoming Course Dates
WPBSA World Snooker Level 1 Coach
- Sat 24 October 2020 (Holiday Inn Express, Leeds City Centre)
The course costs £199 inc VAT (without a DBS check) or £247.16 (with a DBS check).
1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Snooker Coaching
- Sat 26 September – Tues 29 September 2020 (The Crucible Sports & Social Club, Reading)
The course costs £650.00 inc VAT (without a DBS check) or £698.16 (with a DBS check).
1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Snooker Coaching (Advanced)
This course is initially 6-days. All days must be attended to work towards our Level 3 qualification.
The course costs £1,295.00 (inc VAT). Minimum number of 8, maximum number of 12 delegates.
If you wish to attend one of our courses and become a certified WPBSA World Snooker Coach, please complete the application form.
If applying for the Level 2 course you must also read and sign the Entry Requirements for this course which can be found here.
World Billiards Coaching
In June 2016 World Billiards announced a new coaching scheme as approved and supported by the WPBSA.
For more information please visit their official website HERE.