FFA Accredited Coaching Courses 2016
Please see SGFA website for updated dates & locations of all coaching courses
www.sgfa.com.au > Development > Coaching
or direct link here http://sgfa.com.au/coaching/
Grassroots Football Certificate
“Discovery Phase” – For coaches training 5-9 year old players
Dates: Sat 5th Mar 9am – 4pm
The 3 hour course is fully practical and encourages the coach to develop practices that are based on FUN. The emphasis is on natural development i.e. learning by PLAYING football. No coaching but organising FUN football exerciseis the key tohelping players build a love for thegame. Another highlight of the course is that the coaches are exposed to basic rules of the game as well as tips and hints on building a football culture in a completely practical setting.
Skills Training Certificate
“Skill Acquisition Phase“ – For coaches training 9-13 year old players
Dates: Sat 20th Feb & Sun 21st Feb 9am – 4pm
In the Skill Acquisition Phase the coach MUST focus on building a solid foundation of technical skill.
The course is conducted over 14 hours, is fully practical and deals with the development of the 4 Functional Game Skills:
First Touch, Striking the Ball, Running with the Ball, 1v1
Game Training Certificate
“Game Training Phase” – For coaches training 13-17 year old players
In the Game Training Phase the coach’s aim will be the development of tactical awareness, perception and decision making through a game related approach to training.
The course is conducted over 14 hours, is fully practical and provides the coach with training sessions designed to help the players apply the Functional Game Skills in a team setting using the FFA endorsed ‘1-4-3-3’ formation.
Senior Coaching Certificate
“Performance Phase” – For coaches training players 17 and above
Dates: Sat 30th Jan & Sun 31st Jan 9am – 4pm
Dates: Sat 12th Mar & Sun 13th Mar 9am – 4pm
In this Phase the coach prepares the team for a competition environment where winning becomes the main aim. Training focuses on solving football problems, based on match analysis. FOOTBALL CONDITIONING also becomes a key part of the course.
The course is conducted over 14 hours and assists the coach by providing model sessions on solving football problems.
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