Welcome to the home of the Cricket Ireland Coaches Association (CICA) proudly sponsored by O’Neills.
Coaching is a great way to get involved with cricket, whether you are a parent, a teacher, a fan, or a past player. CICA aims to enhance the quality of the cricket experience by developing and supporting all cricket coaches across Ireland.
The purpose of the CICA is to support cricket coaches and raise the profile of cricket coaching in Ireland. In particular, the CICA is committed to fostering a cricket coaching community able to provide great experiences for all players.
Benefits of CICA Membership
Being a member of CICA entitles you to the following benefits:
• 20% discount on any O’Neills CICA clothing or equipment
• 20% discount on tickets to International cricket matches in Ireland
• 15% discount on CICA conference and workshop fees
CICA Coaches Insurance offers the following cover:
1. Public Liability €6,500,000 (Excess applicable €300)
2. Employer Liability €13,000,000 (Excess applicable NIL)
3. Wrongful tuition and advice €100,000 (Excess applicable €300)
*Subject to the endorsements applicable to the policy
To ensure your CI Coaching Insurance is valid and that you are covered you must:
1. Hold a current Police Check (Access NI/Garda Vetting/CRB) that must be valid prior to joining and you must have been cleared to work with children; and
2. Have completed a Cricket Ireland coaching course (e.g. Welcome to Coaching, prior to 2019; Coaching Kids 5-11 years or Coaching Cricket, 2019 onwards), an ICC ‘Introduction to Cricket’ Course, or hold any qualification from ECB Level One (or equivalent) and above.
If you need to claim on CI Coaching Insurance, you will be asked to provide evidence of the above.
What’s the cost of CICA membership?
The cost of CICA membership for 2019 is £40 / €45 (this includes a €1 processing fee).
What happens once you’ve joined CICA?
You will receive an email confirming your membership with your membership number and discount codes. You are now covered by the CICA Insurance Policy.
Once you have received confirmation of your CICA membership, please notify your Provincial Union so they can also support your development as a coach.