Sports Coaching: Cricket

Sports Coaching: Cricket

SQA offers Sports Coaching: Cricket at Level 2.

This SVQ is based on the National Occupational Standards (NOS) set and published by the Sector Skills Council for the sector, Skills Active.

The standards provide an accurate and detailed definition of what candidates must know, understand and be able to do. This SVQ will enable those working in this sector to develop the knowledge and skills required to demonstrate competence in their job role.


Centres interested in offering this qualification should come forward for approval and contact SQA's Business Development Team for guidance.

Assessors and verifiers must be able to meet SQA's general requirements for technical/occupational competence as outlined in the Systems and Qualification Approval Guide. The specific delivery requirements are set out in the Assessment Strategy.

Qualification content and delivery tools

Information about the qualification(s)

Qualification Structure

This qualification is now in its lapsing period and will finish on 31/01/2018.

Centres should note:

  • The qualification will be deleted from the relevant catalogue
  • The qualification’s content and delivery tools will remain on SQA’s website until 31/01/2018 at which point they will be removed and archived
  • No new centres may be approved to offer the qualification
  • No candidates can be entered for the qualification
  • Centres should ensure candidates complete the qualification and results are submitted to SQA before 31/01/2018.

National Occupational Standards

Unit information for this qualification is available on our Accredited Qualification Unit Search.

Information about delivery, assessment, quality assurance and support material

Assessment strategy

Assessor's guidelines

Sports Coaching

Level: 2
Publication: DB5822
Edition: May 2011
Downloads: Sports Coaching level 2  (522 KB)

Candidate Guidance and Portfolio

Internal Assessment Reports

Useful links

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