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Qualified Coaches

The OD lead coach is Andy Emmerson. He may be contacted at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 Licenced Coaches

The minimum requirements to be “Licensed To Coach” are that an individual:
• must have attended and passed the UKCCL1 coaching course run by British Orienteering
• must hold a current Emergency First Aid certificate
• must have signed the British Orienteering Code of Conduct for Coaches

 OD Licenced Coaches

The following club members are active within OD and are Licenced to Coach:

Andy Emmerson: UKCC Level 2

Thelma Spalton: UKCC Level 1

Mel Elkington: UKCC Level 1 

Julie Emmerson: UKCC Level 2 (at university)

Pending Coaches

Kirsten Strain: working towards UKCC Level 2 

OD Coaches without current 1st aid certificate

Jill Emmerson: UKCC Level 1