BAB Coaching course (CL1)

A coaching certification course for instructors. Registration required.

This is a British Aikido Board coaching course leading to a Coach Level 1 certificate. The BAB requires instructors in BAB-registered clubs and events falling under its purview to hold a CL1 certificate.

The course is open to all. See below for registration requirements.

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions about the course.

About the course

The course will take place over two days:

  • Saturday 10.00-16.30
  • Sunday 09.00-14.30

and will be led by Frank Burlingham, with two BAB coach tutors.

Attendees should bring packed lunches. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided for the breaks.

Keikogi will be required on Sunday.


Please complete both forms:

The course fee is £60.

Please pay this by bank transfer to:

  • Bank: National Westminster Bank
  • Account name: Fudoshin Aikido
  • Account number: 57538182
  • Sort code: 60 21 40

Please ensure you include your name as a reference.


Please study the CL1 pre-course work document before the course. You will need to complete some work, described in the document - this is one of the criteria required for successfully completing the course.