This course is aimed at coaches of players aged 9-13 years of age and are in the 'Skill Acquisition Phase'
The Skill Training Course is for those coaches who require the knowledge and competency to plan, organise and run age appropriate practices based on the National Curriculum. This course replaces the Junior Licence and is an accredited program under the auspices of the Football Federation Australia National Coach Accreditation Scheme.
Football Federation Australia's approved Presenters focus the course content on competent organisation of suitable practices.
The course has been designed to further enhance the knowledge of those coaches who are currently coaching players of a junior age.
On the completion of this course the coach will be able to:
Candidates are advised to undertake adequate pre-course preparation by downloading and printing the Skill Training Course Manual from http://www.myfootballclub.com.au/index.php?id=188 Candidates must bring the printed course manual to the course.
It is recommended that the candidates prepare themselves in a physical sense, particularly if they are not actively playing or coaching immediately prior to the start of the course.
NOTE: Candidates will be invited to participate in practical sessions. Those who are unable to do so are required to declare any medical impediment in writing and advise the Course Presenter.
All modules are practical.
Minimum age 15 years old
There is no formal assessment on the course however candidates will have several teaching practice opportunities.
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