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Calling all Ladies!!!!

posted Oct 11, 2011, 2:07 AM by Saval Gac
The Down Ladies County Board is running a FUNdamentals course on Saturday 26 November.Venue to be decided.
This course is aimed at anyone over the age of 16 who want to become involved in coaching ladies football and it is accredited.
It therefore can be added to your CV for university or job application etc.
Anyone who is interested or requires further information please contact Anthony Crozier M.07771988043 asap as it is likely that this course will be oversubscribed.
FUNdamental’s Course
This is the first course on the Coaching Ladder. FUNdamentals is a foundation level course designed as an introduction to good coaching, no matter what age group you are starting to coach with. It is a fun, dynamic and informative course designed by coaches for coaches.
Coaches will gain some insights into the theoretical underpinnings of successful coaching as well as having the opportunity to coach and learn in a safe environment.
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 4 units, 2 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.