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Level 2

1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Motorsport


Qualification number
SFA/LAD funding code


Required age
17 +

Learning hours

Guided learning hours
Total qualification hours

Key dates

Operational start date
Qualification review date
Certification end date


Completing the 1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Motorsport is an important step for learners interested in coaching motorsport independently.

They will gain the knowledge, skills and confidence to deliver safe and inclusive sessions for adults and young people, usually within a club environment.

Importantly, this qualification doesn't enable learners to coach children.

Suitable both for people working in motorsport and for those aspiring to build a career in this area, learners will also gain a key understanding of the principles and practice of safe, ethical, and effective management and coaching of motorsport sessions.

Ensures that learners have the knowledge, skills and confidence to deliver safe and inclusive motorsport sessions to adults and young people

Qualification Progression

The qualification sits within a suite of motorsport coaching qualifications and is recognised as the industry standard level 2 qualification for coaching motorsport in the UK.
Coaches may wish to undertake further CPD, better preparing them for coaching in an alternative environment to that currently being operated within.

This qualification may lead to paid or voluntary roles as a motorsport coach or they may wish to explore other industry-relevant roles which include:

  • Race and rally marshalling
  • Race and rally stewarding/spectator safety
  • Activities in other motorsporting disciplines (eg sprints, hillclimbs, autotesting etc)
  • Motorsport engineering
  • Sports Volunteer.

Level 2

1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Motorsport

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