Coaching Course – Loughrea SC

Irish Squash  are pleased to invite you to a WSF Level 1 Coaching course to be held in Connacht.

Course organiser: Eddie Murphy


Location of the Course
Loughrea Squash Club
Temperence Hall
Barrack St

Weekend 1 – 12th/13th November 9.30am – 5pm

Weekend 2 – 26th/27th November 9.30am – 5pm

Kieran Doherty – Course Developer 
Frank Donnelly – Assessor


Course Duration: The course will run for as above with an assessment on the final day. Each candidate must submit a video of themselves playing squash for 2 mins approx on Whatsapp to 087 2651645 prior to being accepted on the course.

Candidates will be on court and in class room during the course.


The course fee of €275 must to be paid upon entry to this link: – HERE

As this course is part of the WSF Coach Education Programme, participants must register with their SPIN as a coach on the WSF website – HERE

As a L1 Coach Candidate, which costs GBP 16.  (once off fee) You must do this before the course starts.

N.B. This is a different SPIN to your player SPIN.

Candidates must apply for Garda vetting details on the Irish Squash web site –

Also you must attend a Safeguarding 1 course, see the Local Sports Partnership in the county you live, to register for a course. It is just €15 and takes one evening to complete. Search for a course HERE

Courses are not in strict chronological order!

N.B. Children First certificates from Tusla  as well as  Ireland Active Foundation Level Children’s First Safeguarding course  are not recognised as valid Safeguarding Training for sport. 

 N.B. Please send in your Garda Vetting, Safeguarding certs and WSF Coach SPIN to before you start the course.

If you are under 18 then you will have to wait until you become 18 to do these.

You will get your coaching badge then, if you are successful.