FUNdamentals coaching course

DOWN Ladies GFA will be holding a ‘FUNdamentals’ Coaching Course unlocking the potential for club mentors” on Saturday February 16, time and venue TBC.

To register interest contact either the Development Officer Paddy McCrickard paddymccrickard@hotmail.com or Secretary Aine McClean downladiessecretary@hotmail.co.uk

The ‘FUNdamentals’ course is a mix of theory and practical elements delivered in a fun and dynamic way.

All participants are fully involved in the course and the key aim is to be as interactive as possible.

The FUNdamentals course comprises of four units, two of which are practical:

Unit 1: Good Coaching Practice; Unit 2: ABC’s of Gaelic Football;Unit 3: Group Management and Child Protection; Unit 4: Coaching a Session

Coaches will look at issues such as planning and implementing training programmes as well as practical coaching and an introduction into the player pathway.

These units will provide a good basis for further development for those already coaching or those who are keen to get involved.

All participants must be 16 years or older.