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Saints Volunteering and Coaching Academy

About the Academy

The Saints Volunteering and Coaching Academy was introduced to provide opportunities for our students to add value to their University education, enhance their global awareness, develop their leadership and life skills and improve their teaching and coaching abilities or media know-how.

The Academy provides excellent opportunities for students to become involved in volunteering projects based locally and internationally, enabling them to develop skills and qualities that they can use effectively not just in a volunteering environment, but throughout life.

The Saints Volunteering and Coaching Academy offers St Andrews students a selection of projects and unrivalled experiences, with opportunities to create new friendships that they will cherish throughout their life. Students will be expected to work as part of the wider Saints Sport team and at all times work closely with the Athletic Union and external partners of the academy whom we enjoy excellent working relationships.

The Saints Volunteering Section of the website will provide extensive information on our volunteering projects, how to get involved and even some personal experiences from the projects themselves.

How to Join

Signing up for the Saints Volunteering and Coaching Academy couldn’t be easier - register online today to start tracking your volunteering hours and projects. By joining the Academy you will also have the opportunity to progress onto the Saints Sport International Engagement programme

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Join the Academy

Register online to join the Academy and log your volunteering hours and projects

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Community Engagement

Our sports clubs are involved in a wide variety of charity and volunteering projects within the local community, helping facilitate the development of sport

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International Engagement

Find out more about our volunteering projects in Zambia and South Africa

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Qualifications

At Saints Sport we help students become qualified coaches, referees and umpires.