Coaching, Officiating and Volunteering

Club volunteers are the life blood of local based sport and without that army of volunteers acting as referees, club officials, coaches, secretaries, and leaders, participation in sport would simply cease. These pages should help enhance and develop those individuals

Job opportunities relating closely to the aims of WHSPAA will also be advertised in this section.

Disclosure and Barring Service

On 1 December 2012, CRB merged with the Independent Safeguarding Authority (ISA) to become the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).  Click this link for more information:

HERTFORDSHIRE SPORTS PARTNERSHIP COURSES
HERTS COACH EDUCATION WEEK   -  2015 was great again this year!  See latest courses
WELWYN HATFIELD VOLUNTEERS BUREAU: WHVOL
PRO ACTION HERTFORDSHIRE training and opportunities

Changes to Disclosure and Barring, September 2012
The government has made changes some of which will take place now, other in 2013.  Click here

Updated HMRC guidance for paid coaches and tutors
If you are paid for providing coaching, instruction or tuition and tax is not deducted and you don't include that income on a tax return or have an adjustment already in your tax code, then please see the updated HMRC guidance – http://www.hmrc.gov.uk/ris/tcup/introduction.htm