UKU Level 2

The UKU Level 2 Coaching Award is a credit-based qualification. Coaches need to collect a total of 32 credits from a number of mandatory and optional coaching development options.

Mandatory Credits:

Title Credits Awarded

UKU Coaching Course

Currently under review


'UKU Mentoring Scheme' OR 'Find a Mentor Scheme'

Currently under review

First Aid 6

UKU Coaching Course

Workshop Length: 1 day.

Participants: Adults 18+. This course can be taken by any Ultimate player (minimum 1 year playing experinece) or coach, however credits towards the Level 2 qualification can only be awarded to those with a UKU Level 1.

Content: Focuses on developing the coaching skills and game understanding of a Level 2 Ultimate Coach.

This course is currently under review, please contact if you'd like more information

UKU Mentoring Scheme

Mentoring time: up to 8 hours including coaching time and meetings with mentor

Participants: Mentoring with experienced UKU mentor.

Content: Discussion, review, and feedback on planning and delivery.

Attending: Mentoring may take place in person, over the telephone or via video call.

Price: £100

Find a Mentor Scheme

Currently under review

First Aid

Workshop Length: 6 hours (1 day)

Participants: Most providers welcome young people from the age of 12. If under the age of 16, participants must attend with an adult family member or guardian (maximum two young people per adult). UK Ultimate Level 2 coaches and Registered Coaches must be 18+

Content: Varies according to course - all will include basic First Aid skills required to deal with emergency situations.

Attending: More information here.


Optional modules:

There are 12 credits to collect from the optional section. We have listed below a few examples of courses that are worth 3 or 6 credits. UK Ultimate is able to recognise other courses, not on this list, for credits too. To discuss something you already have or would like to attend, please contact us by email,

Course Name Provider Credits

UK Coaching have a series of workshops to support coaches.

If you attend any courses please add certificates to your membership profile as a credential, and L2 credits can be assigned.


See some recommended courses below:

Safeguarding and Protecting Children

Equity in your Coaching

A Guide to Mentoring Sports Coaches

Delivering Engaging Sessions for Adults

Delivering Engaging Sessions for Young People

Coaching the Person Infront of You

How to Coach: Plan, Do, Review (online)

Inspiring Positive Behaviour in Sport (online)

UK Coaching Up to 3

1st4Sport are an awarding organisation.

Online PE Confidence modules may be of interest to those wanting to work with children.

1st4Sport 3
NSPCC Keeping Children Safe In Sport NSPCC / EduCare 3

Coaching Games for Understanding

Sport Structures 3

There are lots of opportunities to build knowledge, skill and understanding in coaching. 

Some options include:

Qualifications in other sports (should be other invasion sports)

Attendance at workshops or conferences

Online courses


Please email if you have any questions about the suitability of a course or qualification for Level 2 credits. Certificates or evidence of attendance should be uploaded as a credential on your membership profile.

Various  Variable


We have partnered with Flik to offer optional credits for the UKU Level 2 Coaching Award.

The Flik Clinics are an opportunity to develop Ultimate skills and understanding and to reflect upon different coaching styles for delivering Ultimate sessions.

If you are intending to, or have taken part in a Flik clinic, and would like to use this towards your L2 award please notify

Flik Skills Clinics 3-6

Ulty Results

Ulty results have brought together a great package of presentations for 'the well-rounded ultimate coach', available to individuals working towards their UKU Level 2 qualification.

Please follow this link for more information, and to purchase the offer. The cost is $97.

Ulty Results


*If you have other formal coach education and would like to see if it can count towards the optional credits, please contact us by email,