Whether you are a Basketball coach teaching adults, children or both, we specialise in offering bespoke Basketball coaching insurance policies, protecting you and your business against 3rd party claims. Although technically a non-contact sport, its competitive and fast paced nature means a risk of injury is apparent in every basketball match or training no matter the experience of the player. Injuries such as twisted ankles and concussion can be common within a basketball match and therefore it pays to make sure you have the correct cover.

Protectivity offers Basketball coaching insurance with up to £10m level of indemnity, protecting your legal fees and defence costs should a claim arise.

This specialist Basketball coaching insurance includes advice inclusion, covering you if a mistake is made by yourself or are found to be negligent in some way following advice/instruction given. Cover also includes third party property damage caused by either the coach or those being taught.

Giving you extra

  • Flexible payment options
  • Instant quotes & immediate cover
  • Affordable prices
  • Tailored policies to suit your needs

See our FAQs for specialist product information.

Instant Quote | Sports Coaching Insurance

How it works

Take out a basketball coaching insurance policy and you’ll be protected should a claim arise following injury to a member of the public or one of your clients. With the growth of ‘no win, no fee’ more and more coaches are seeking protection should one of their client get injured and lay blame on the trainer.

We’ll handle solicitors, cover your defence costs and should you be found negligent – handle the settlement of the claim, all you need to do, to get a sports coaches insurance, is get a quote using the Instant Quote above.

Key benefits

Public Liability A range of cover from £1 million – £10 million for injury or damage to third parties or their property. Includes legal defence costs.
Professional Indemnity Our Indemnity Match matches your professional indemnity to the level of Public Liability you choose, up to £10 million to cover for any claims arising from negligence or error in your professional activities. Protection if you offer any advice or provide any tuition or instruction to your customers.
Personal Accident Covers you should an accident occur whilst you are caring out the activities for which you are insured. Includes cover for Death, Permanent Total Disablement and also Income Protection.
Sports Equipment Provides cover for sports equipment that you specifically use to caring out the activities for which you are insured. This option does not cover any electrical items such as iPads, iPhones, Laptops, Sound Systems, Speaker or similar.


You’re basketball coaching insurance covers you to coach anywhere in the United Kingdom. If you need cover for coaching in another country you can select Europe or Worldwide (excluding USA) which allows up to 30 days instruction abroad.

To get your basketball coaching insurance quote simply fill in the quick quote form.

Qualifications & Ratios

We expect you to hold a certified qualification in the activity(s) you are coaching. We do not require proof of your qualifications, however we may ask to see them in the event of a claim. If you are uncertain about your qualification please call us to discuss.

When coaching we expect you to access the environment to determine the maximum number of participants that can safely carry out the activity. If you are coaching under 16’s we expect all trainers to comply with a trainer to participant ratio of 16:1

Flexible payments

We offer multiple payment options at Protectivity, so paying for your insurance policy couldn’t be easier.