2017 SGFA End of Year Coaching Courses

The St George Football Association is pleased to announce coaching course dates for the remainder of 2017. All courses will be led by Head of Football & Technical Director, Aytek Genc. Details are as follows:

Skill Training Certifcate

For coaches training 9-13 year old players

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
  • 1 v 1

These four Core Skills make up 95% of the actions of any outfield player during a game of football which is why it is critical to train these actions repeatedly so that the players have the opportunity to develop their ability to perform them more effectively during a game.

Dates Monday 16th October & Tuesday 17th October
Venue Peakhurst Park
Times 6.00pm – 9.00pm

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Game Training Certificate

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.

Dates Monday 30th October & Tuesday 31st October
Venue Peakhurst Park
Times 6.00pm – 9.00pm

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Senior Coaching Certificate 

For coaches training players 17 and above

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’

Dates Monday 13th November & Tuesday 14th November
Venue Peakhurst Park
Times 6.00pm – 9.00pm

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