About Us

Taking you Further

Our Mission “Professionalising Sports Coaching and Training while developing a high quality workforce.”



At First Step Training, we’re committed to helping people fulfil their potential and achieve their career and personal goals through the delivery of high quality, engaging vocational sports coaching courses.

Our training services are available to individuals, schools and sports businesses, and today, we work with a growing number of clients from across the Yorkshire and wider Humber region.

Whatever your requirements, when you come to First Step Training, you’ll benefit from:

  • Relevant, up-to-date, industry recognised qualifications
  • Engaging, practical courses
  • Expert trainers with extensive real-world experience
  • Flexible, tailored training to meet your individual needs
  • A real commitment to customer service
  • Quality services and real value for money

As part of the First Step Sports Group, we have extensive hands-on experience in the field of sports support delivery. This gives us a real understanding of exactly what it is that businesses and organisations are looking for in terms of qualifications, skills and knowledge.

This means that whether you are a business owner, school, sports coach, or are looking to start a career in sports, you can come to us in the confidence that we will provide you with the right training, support and advice you need.

For further information about First Step Training, and the benefits of working with us, call a friendly, expert member of our team today on 0845 1200 177, or fill out a contact form.

Latest news

24th April 2018

The Rugby League Academy

TAKING YOU FURTHER The Archbishop Sentamu Rugby League school of excellence is the leading scholarship programme in the region. The Rugby League Academy builds on the programme by combining it with a high-quality industry leading education programme. Launching in September 2018 this full-time programme provides school leavers with the opportunity to gain a host of…

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10th January 2018

Coaching Academy

Based in Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire our Coaching Academy is a fast track to a career in the sports coaching industry.  The 2 year full time programme provides school leavers with the opportunity to gain a host of valuable qualifications and skills to pursue their career.  It is an alternative to staying on at…

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1st December 2017

Taking Your Business Further

Whole Business Development – Taking Advantage of PE Sports Premium  A must attend event for forward thinking leaders and managers working within primary school physical activity, health and education, get the latest insight, drive debate and engage in high quality networking. The ‘Taking your Business Further Conference’ will explore strategies and themes to take advantage…

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26th September 2016

Level 2 Certificate In Supporting Learning in PE & School Sport (QCF)

Level 2 Certificate In Supporting Learning in PE & School Sport (QCF) Developed in partnership with the Association for Physical Education (afPE), the Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Learning in Physical Education and School Sport aims to provide learners with an introduction to a number of roles through an engagement with physical education and school…

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