8 Results for tag: Andrew Highfield

Snooker Coaches Achieve 1st4sport Success

A further five WPBSA World Snooker coaches have achieved the new 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Snooker Coaching. The new qualification was launched in April this year and to date 50 new or existing coaches have so far undertaken an initial training programme. To attain the qualification coaches must work in the field with two levels of player, ... More

Andrew Highfield Q&A

Andrew Highfield is a professional WPBSA World Snooker Coach, course tutor and one of the sport’s prominent instructors.  He is resident coach at the Golden Cue Snooker Club in Wolverhampton. We caught up with him recently during the 2017 Open Disability Snooker Championship, hosted by the West Midlands club. How long have you been involved in ... More

Snooker Coaches Achieve 1st4sport Success

Five WPBSA World Snooker coaches have achieved the new 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Snooker Coaching. The new qualification was launched in April this year with 43 new or existing coaches having so far undertaken an initial training programme. To attain the qualification coaches must work in the field with two levels of player, completing a ... More

1st4sport Snooker Coaching Course Success

Delegates from Finland, China, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Australia, Canada and the UK recently attended the South West Snooker Academy in Gloucester to undertake the 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Snooker Coaching in order to be recognised as a WPBSA World Snooker Coach. The course is delivered by the English Partnership for Snooker and Billiards, an ... More

Community Coaches on Cue

Snooker enthusiasts from Australia, Hong Kong and the UK achieved their community WPBSA World Snooker Coach certification recently at Gloucester's South West Snooker Academy. The one-day course is aimed at introducing people to snooker coaching to support the continued growth of the sport throughout the world. The course was led by Chris Lovel and ... More

Top Coach Backs WDBS

Leading professional snooker coach Andrew Highfield will be among those supporting the WDBS Open Disability Snooker Championship 2017 in Wolverhampton this September. Highfield, a renowned WPBSA World Snooker coach who has coached players at all levels for nearly 20 years, has pledged £250 to the overall prize fund at the event which will be held at ... More

WPBSA Launches New Coaching Course With 1st4sport Qualifications

The World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA), through its umbrella organisation the English Partnership for Snooker and Billiards (EPSB) has announced exciting new changes to its accredited snooker coaching programme. The world governing body for snooker and billiards, through its umbrella organization the English Partnership for ... More

New 2016 Coaching Dates Annouced

The WPBSA has announced further dates for its accredited snooker coaching programmes for 2016. Level One Certificate in Snooker – Community WPBSA World Snooker Coach The level one course will be held on Sunday 9th October 2016 at the Northern Snooker Centre in Leeds. This level is aimed at equipping candidates with the skills to organise a ... More