Grassroots Football Certificate (Discovery Phase)

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.

Course Objectives and Outcomes

After attending this course the coach will have a basic understanding of:

  • What kids’ coaching is about
  • What kind of activities to provide at training sessions
  • How to put together the content of a kids’ training session

Course Content

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.

Pre-Requisites

Minimum age 15 years old

Candidate Assessment

There is no assessment component on this course. It is an ‘attendance-only’ course.

Accreditation Award

Participants who attend the whole three-hour course will receive an FFA Certificate, and will be recorded on the FFA database as having attended.

Course Fees

Free

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