This course is of three hours duration and is aimed at beginner coaches and teachers of players up to 9 years of age. It is designed to give them a basic understanding of their role and to provide them with practical ideas for training sessions.
After attending this course the coach will have a basic understanding of:
The course centres on the FFA publication ‘Coaching Grassroots Football’, which each participant receives free of charge when attending this course. Participants will be shown a range of practices from the book and will be able to use the book as an ongoing coaching resource.
Minimum age 15 years old
There is no assessment component on this course. It is an ‘attendance-only’ course.
Participants who attend the whole three-hour course will receive an FFA Certificate, and will be recorded on the FFA database as having attended.