Benefits for Active Assured Accredited Clubs

Grow your Club
Clubs will be able to use their individual login to access all areas of the activewestlothian website.
Direct access to development tools, online resources, example templates and extra support
resources.

Funding Opportunities 

Active Assured is an established scheme that gives recognition and support to clubs applying for funding from external sources.
WLC Sporting Grants Scheme offers Accredited Clubs funding up to £5000 direct link to Grants
Clubs qualify for discounts of up to 20% off West Lothian Council Coach Education/CPD and workshop events (as organised by Active West Lothian).

Partnership Benefits
WLC work closely with a number of key Governing Bodies of sport to align Clubmark and Active Assured schemes together for the benefit of local clubs
Active Schools and Community Sport Coordinators offer direct support and assistance to all accredited sports clubs
Additional partnership benefits through membership of established forums such as Local Sports Council and Community Sport Hubs

Recognition
A maximum of £450 for achieving Accreditation (A one off grant of £150 for achieving Active
Assured Accreditation and one off grant of £300 for achieving Active Assured Plus Accreditation)
Promotional materials to highlight your achievement including framed Certificates
Access to the Annual Celebrating Sports Awards 
Annual Club of the Year Award solely for Accredited Clubs

Promotion

Support with Events, Coach Education, Volunteer and news promotion
Accredited club details displayed in Active West Lothian Website (Club Directory on the Homepage, Accredited Clubs Page and Club Search) this includes club details, logo and links to direct webpages).
Featured in Holiday Sport promotions as part of council publications, press releases and various media outlet promotion.

If you are new to accreditation please registehere

The following short video details the criteria required to become an Active Assured Club. If you are due for reaccreditation then an officer will be in contact with you to set you up with access to the online system.