FFA Home of Coaching
The goal of this site is to provide all coaches with the support to develop their knowledge in providing players, regardless of ability, age, gender or background, a positive football experience that they enjoy and value.
To visit the new site, please click on ‘Home of Coaching‘
This site will be updated weekly with new content covering:
- Session Plans for all ages and coaching ability
- Video content (discussions with professional and amateur coaches)
- Youth Development / Coaching articles
You can also access the following resources through the site:
- eLearning Portal for short courses, coaching articles and webinars
- Coach Development Programs information and Coaching Pathways
- FFA Coach Registration
Winston Hills Bears Youth Development Framework | Upcoming Coaching Courses
We are very pleased to be able to confirm dates for two coaching courses that will be hosted at Max Ruddock and led by Steve O’Connor (Technical Director for the Hills Association and former Socceroo).
All junior coaches are required to attend the sessions relevant to your age group if at all possible. We also encourage interested parents and members to attend if you have an interest in supporting your children’s footballing development and think you’d like to coach or assist in the future.
If you have any questions please contact our own Club Coach, Bruce Goddard at firstname.lastname@example.org
Bear Cubs: ALDI MiniRoos Certificate
This course is designed specifically for coaches of kids from U5-U9 and is focused on the ‘Discovery Phase’ of the FFA’s national curriculum. Coaches will be shown how best to structure training sessions along with practical demonstrations of effective practice based on fun football exercises that help foster a love for the game.
Please click on the following link in order to register https://education-ffa.sportingpulse.com/event.asp?ID=17722
Please also ensure that you have registered as a coach with Winston Hills Football Club on www.myfootballclub.com.au
Black Bears: Skill Training Certification
This course is designed specifically for coaches of kids from U9-U13 and aligns with the Skill Acquisition Phase of the FFA’s national curriculum
The program runs over four 3-hour sessions and enables coaches to structure sessions that effectively work on technical skills development.
The course is free and will run from 6.30pm at Max Ruddock on the following dates: Monday 12th June, Wednesday 14th June, Friday 16th June and Sunday 18th June (9am-12pm, venue to be confirmed).
Please save the dates and look out for registration details which will be available shortly via www.myfootballclub.com.au
In the meantime, please also ensure that you have registered as a coach with Winston Hills Football Club on www.myfootballclub.com.au