Your child can learn a new skill, get active and have fun at Edinburgh Badminton Academy.

Your child will receive high quality, professional coaching tailored to their own development.

  • Develop badminton skills with our experienced coaches
  • Small class sizes for individual feedback
  • Flexible sessions at venues across Edinburgh, at times to suit you
junior badminton coaching


We teach players to love sport, stay active and become badminton stars. Simple and easy to learn, badminton is the UK’s most popular racket sport.

  • Enable your child to develop a talent
  • Give your child confidence in their badminton ability
  • Progress through our pathway to the very top


Tailored to your child’s needs

Your child will work with one of our qualified coaches in a small group of players of a similar ability, and learn the essential skills to improve their badminton.

  • Groups of four children work with one of our qualified coaches
  • We give every child individual attention and feedback
  • Our sessions are longer to give more time to learn and play



We teach players how to move around the court efficiently.

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Learn and perfect overhead and underarm shots.


Work with partners effectively to be in the right place at the right time.


We have a flexible monthly membership with no minimum contract. You pause or cancel at any time.

  • Swap between different sessions
  • No fixed term contract
  • Discounted entry to leagues and tournaments
  • 10% off YC Sports
1 Session per week


  • Great for starting out
2 Sessions per week


  • For anyone keen to progress
3 Sessions per week


  • Only £7.66 per session

We have discounted rates for players who struggle to meet the costs of training. Get in touch with us here to find out more.

For more than 3 sessions per week get in touch.

Thursday 6 to 7.30pm
Firrhill High School

Junior Coaching

Ages 5 to 14



Tiny Rackets

This is a junior coaching session with groups for players of all abilities.

This session currently has spaces and new players are welcome!

Session restarts in September

Thursday 7:30 to 9pm
Firrhill High School

Junior Coaching

Ages 11 to 17



This is a junior coaching session that's ideal for older players to train and play with others of their own age.

This session currently has spaces and new players are welcome!

Session restarts in September

Confused about which sessions are suitable for your child?

We don’t blame you! It can be tricky to navigate sports clubs so please just get in touch with us and we can advise what the best options are. We are extremely busy currently however so if you know which session you’d like to join you can sign-up immediately below.

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Our coaches are fully qualified and insured through Badminton Scotland, and are DBS checked by Disclosure Scotland.


Our coaches are all experienced badminton players who go through extensive training and mentoring.


Our coaches will welcome your child, help them get involved and make them feel like one of the team.


We are accepting new members although there might be waiting lists at sessions

As a member you can mix and match coaching sessions as you wish. You’re welcome to book into different sessions each week.


They just need comfortable clothing, water bottle and appropriate sports shoes. We provide all training shuttles.

With COVID-19 we can no longer lend out rackets but we can recommend where to buy your own.

Almost any level or age of player fits into our sessions. At each class we split into groups where players of a similar age and level practise and play together.

Older junior players (14+) are also welcome to look at our sessions for older players. Players under the age of 8 should look for sessions that have young age limits.