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Foundation Award Coaching Course

posted 18 Mar 2011, 08:24 by Glengarriff GAA
Glengarriff GAA Club are hosting a Foundation Award Coaching Course on; Saturday, April 9th, in Glengarriff. If you are interested in taking the course or would like further information please contact; Club Secretary, Mary O'Sullivan 087-6939710, to register. There is no cost to Club Members as the Club will cover the entire fee for the Course.

Description of the Foundation Award Coaching Course:
This is a 7.5hour course (or 9hour dual hurling and football course) that introduces coaching. It is aimed at people who are new to coaching and want to discover what is involved in coaching. People who complete this course will be able to assist in coaching children, youth and adults. The only prerequisite for attending the Foundation Award Course is completion of the Code of Best Practice in Youth Sport Course. Foundation Award Certification is based on attendance at a Foundation Coaching Course.

The Foundation Award Course is an activity-based course with the following modules:

  • Introduction to Coaching,
  • Movement Skills in Gaelic Games,
  • Technical Skill Development,
  • Introduction to Games,
  • Coaching Children, Youths and Adults.