Details of Courses run by 'Coach Bowls' the coaching arm of the Bowls Development Alliance



Denise Smith  Tel: 01883 743259

Responsible for the London Boroughs and the Rural Boroughs covered by the Surrey Bowls Associations


Current BDA Coaching Courses Available

Coaching is a very worthwhile, enjoyable and rewarding aspect of bowling.

For further information about any of these courses, contact Denise.


The Play Bowls Activator Module is a 4 hour course and is an integral part of any club’s recruitment programme.  It equips volunteers and coaches with information and skills to offer a fun and informal introduction to the sport of bowls.


The Level 1 course takes 2 days and enables you to coach beginners and to run the Bowls4Fun programme in your club.


The Level 2 course takes 5 days and further enables you to coach improvers through to competitive players in your club.   It also enables you to assist experienced coaches who attend other clubs to coach a variety of skills according to the needs of the club being visited.


BDA Level 2 Bridging courses are available for any current Level 2 or Level 3 EBCS coach.  A level 2 EBCS Coach will need to undertake a 3½ day course plus their assessment and a Level 3 EBCS Coach will need to undertake a 1½ day course plus assessment.


The Disability Module is a 3 hour course which is aimed at supporting coaches who are keen to work with

bowlers who are disabled. It will increase awareness of the implications of working with a bowler who is disabled and offer a range of practical ideas on how to support their progress.


Further details of all courses are on the BDA website:


Bursaries of 50% are available for all these courses.

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