UKU Level 1

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We offer two Level 1 Coaching Award courses:

Level 1 for Ultimate players with at least 6 months' playing experience - 

Level 1X for those with no playing experience -

If you are unsure about which to attend, please contact us directly at 


  UKU Level 1X
  for those with no playing experience 

  UKU Level 1
  for players looking to lead or coach


The Level 1X is a comprehensive introduction on how to teach Ultimate to beginners.

We mix practical and classroom time to cover all the fundamentals of playing and coaching basic Ultimate skills.

Workshop Length: 6 hours.
3 hours practical
3 hours theory

Participants: age 14+

Content: Throwing, catching, fundamental tactics, games, activities and drill, Spirit of the Game and self-officiating.

Resources: Comprehensive resource pack including activity cards co-produced with the Youth Sport Trust.

Price: £85 per person.

Availability: For more information or to book a course for your group please contact us

Call: 0844 804 5949 (voicemail)

Sports Structures:

We work with our partners Sport Structures to deliver some Level 1X courses.

  • Are you an individual looking to attend a course in your area? View the up and coming courses on the Sport Structures website.
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The Level 1 is a comprehensive introduction on how to coach Ultimate. You should have at least 6 months' experience playing to take this course.

We mix classroom time with practical application to cover the fundamentals of coaching and the specifics of coaching Ultimate.

Workshop Length: 8 hours.
6 hours theory
2 hours practical

Participants: age 14+

Content: Focusing on fundamental coaching skills. 

Resources: first steps into coaching resources, UKU Handbook and Workbook.

Price: £85 per person

Availability: Please view the coaching calendar to find a course near you. We aim to run at least 10 Level 1 courses around the UK each calendar year.


If your club is interested in hosting a UKU Coaching Course, please contact us and we can look into providing a course in your area,