With season 2016 nearly over now is a great time to prepare for the next season and gain formal coaching accreditation and experience via the FFA Community Coaching Pathway.
Sutherland Football are offering the Skills Training and Game Training Coaching Certificate Courses which are aimed at coaches of 9-13 year olds and 13-17 year olds respectively. When, where and how much is the course held and how long does it go for?
Skills Training Certificate (12 hours – i.e. 4 x 3 hour sessions) 6pm-9pm
Cost: $90 - Presenter: Dragan Blazevic/Jon Long Aimed at Coaches of 9-13 year old.
Game Training Certificate (12 hours – i.e. 4 x 3 hour sessions) 6pm-9pm
Cost: $90.- Presenter: Dragan Blazevic/Jon Long Aimed at Coaches of players 13-17 years old.
Both courses will be conducted over 4 consecutive Wednesday evenings:
When: Game Training Course on Wednesdays August 3, 10, 17, 24th 2016.
: Skill Training Course on Wednesdays August 31st, September 7, 14, 21st 2016.
Where: Harrie Dening Football Centre, Bates Drive Kareela (off Princes Hwy).
Much of these courses are practical and most of the work is done in groups and the main role of the presenter is to ensure each candidate understands the course – we will help you to get your coaching qualification in a friendly inclusive environment.
Coaches associated with SSFA clubs may have the cost subsidized by their respective club – check with your club. If you are not subsidized by your club you will need to pay either in person or over the phone/internet prior to the first day of the course. Contact SSFA Office on 9542-3577 for further information.
What do you need to do to register and prepare for the course?
Register online via this link - http://myfootballclub.com.au/index.php?id=126
Click here to access the appropriate course manual (or via www.footballnsw.com.au)
Ensure you click on the correct course and location (i.e. Skill Training or Game Training Certificate at Sutherland Shire Football Assoc – Location is Kareela)
What do you need to bring to the course?
Suitable attire to actively participate in practical sessions – this includes suitable footwear (boots if desired) , shin guards, wet weather gear and towel
Writing materials, drink bottles –
Coaches associated with SSFA affiliated Clubs will be given priority. Participants will be advised (via email) of their acceptance to the Course as soon as numbers are finalised. This is a fantastic opportunity to prepare for Football in 2017.