With over 4,000 members and growing day-by-day, we care immensely about our network of schools. We share a common purpose, believing in the power of PE and school sport to change their young people’s lives for the better and impact on their wellbeing.
By becoming a member, your school can:
- Work with leading experts and access best practice to enhance health, wellbeing and achievement
- Be part of an influential network receiving the latest policy and practice updates
- Enjoy access to YST programmes that bring free resources and experiences
- Learn how to get your whole school healthier and more active.
The results of working with the YST demonstrate how sport, health and learning are all inter-related. Our students have grown in confidence and made academic gains at the same time.
YST member school
Who can join?
Our membership has benefits to suit all types of schools and teachers. Schools can join as individual members, or as part of a cluster of schools. Once you become a member, any member of staff in your school can access the benefits which cater for every type of teacher.
Interested in joining as a group of schools? Find out about our cluster membership offer.
Outside the UK? Join our international membership scheme.
If you need to upgrade your membership, purchase additional benefits or check the status/level of your membership, log in.
What are the benefits of 2016/17 membership?
|Benefit||How it can help you|
|Priority access to our national programmes||Our programmes offer free training, resources and opportunities to help you deliver targeted improvements in PE and school sport. Level 1 provides some access, and Levels 2 and 3 allow you to access thought leading innovation projects as they become available.|
|Online resources||We are renowned for our innovative resources and inspirational shared learning. Inspire your practice and get new ideas from our exclusive member resources.|
|National communications and updates||Keep up to date with developments, events and new opportunities in the field, and receive enhanced insight with Level 2 and 3 membership.|
|INSPIRE Magazine||Our termly magazine aims to offer a comprehensive strategic overview of PE and school sport in an ever changing landscape. Written by an editorial board of leading experts, it includes guest features from your peers.|
|Autumn and Summer national webinar||Get topical information and updates direct from our experts.|
|Exclusive offers and discounts||Receive discounts on YST events, Youth Sport Direct and other trusted partners' products.|
|Youth Sport Trust Quality Mark||Access the leading self-review tool to benchmark your school against national best practice, with Level 2 membership. Understand your school's strengths, areas to develop, and improve further for Ofsted. You'll receive a certificate and a logo to use on your website to showcase your achievement.|
|Youth Sport Trust National CPD Seminar||Led by sector experts, our seminars offer an opportunity to get cutting edge insight and an opportunity to network with your peers. Receive one place this year with Level 2 membership, and two places with Level 3.|
|Youth Sport Trust Consultancy Visit||Our specialist staff will visit your school to provide you with bespoke advice and support. Consultancy Visits are an inclusive benefit of Level 3 membership.|
|Youth Sport Trust 2017 Conference/ Awards Dinner Place||At our flagship event we pass on expert practical advice on how PE and sport can improve the wellbeing, leadership and achievement of pupils at your school. One place is included in Level 3 membership.|
|Youth Sport Award (Secondary Schools)||The only UK award scheme of its kind designed to recognise young people's learning, progress and achievement in and through sport. Level 3 membership for secondary schools includes access to YSA.|
|PiXL Primary Edge membership
|A valuable tool to develop the whole individual in key life skills, which supports the transition of pupils into secondary schools. Level 3 membership for primary schools includes access to the Primary Edge.|
|Skills 2 Achieve Lite (Primary Schools)||An online tool for planning and assessment in PE that improves health and wellbeing, drives achievement and impacts whole school improvement. Priority free access to Skills2Achieve Lite and a 15% discount off the full version is included with Level 2 and 3 membership.|
What levels of membership are there?
There are three levels of membership available:
- Level 1: £50 per school
- Level 2: £200 per school
- Level 3: £1100 per school