Become a coach

The Courses

The WPBSA offers two 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.

Learn why you should be become a WPBSA World Snooker coach from Steve Davis and the team.

Upcoming Course Dates

WPBSA World Snooker Level 1 Coach

  • Sat 6 July 2019 (South West Snooker Academy, Gloucester)
  • Sat 26 October 2019 (Holiday Inn Express, Leeds City Centre)

The course costs £199 (inc VAT) and this course is limited to 16 delegates.

1st4sport Level 2 Certificate in Snooker Coaching

  • Sat 28 September – Tues 1 October 2019 (South West Snooker Academy, Gloucester)

The course costs £650.00 (inc VAT) and this course is limited to 12 delegates.

1st4sport Level 3 Certificate in Snooker Coaching (Advanced)

This course is 10 days and split into two parts. Both parts below must be attended to work towards our Level 3 qualification.

  • Dates TBC

The course costs £1,499.00 (inc VAT). Minimum number of 8, maximum number of 12 delegates.

Apply Now

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.