Education FAQ's

Some Frequently Asked Questions...

Q.  How much do courses cost?

A. UKCC L1 costs £350 for members and £450 for non-members. UKCC L2 costs £520 and £620 for non-members. Sportscotland subsidy is available for both courses. All other courses vary depending on discipline.


Q.  How can I pay for my course?

A. Bookings must be made through the online system and payment must be made at the time of booking in order to confirm your place on the course. We accept sportscotland subsidy, ILA and local authority funding. Once confirmation of funding has been received by SG, we will refund the amount given within 14 working days.


Q.  When will I receive my course pack?

A. You will receive an email confirming your place on the course soon after booking.  Your pack will be sent to you, around two weeks prior to the course start date.


Q.  I hold an L2 gymnastics qualification and wish to attend another L2, am I required to attend the day one?

A. The day one of the UKCC L1 is generic; therefore it is not essential that you attend. However Scottish Gymnastics advise all candidates to attend all days of our courses.


Q.  I want to transfer disciplines do I need to start at L1?

A. This will depend on the qualification you already hold and which discipline you are transferring into.For more details a discipline transfer matrix can be found on the British Gymnastics website.


Q. Do I need to bring gymnasts to the course?

A. Yes, you are required to bring gymnasts to both days of a Level 1 course and days 2, 3 and 4 of a level 2.You will also be required to bring gymnasts to your assessment.


Q.  How long will it take to receive my certificate?

A. It can take around 8 weeks for certificates to be processed through SQA. However certificates will not be sent until the course is paid in full.