The FFA / AFC Youth ‘C’ Licence is designed for coaches of talented players aged 9 – 17.
This course is open to coaches 18 years of age and older; the course gives candidates an understanding of the National Curriculum and the FFA Vision and Philosophy. Course participants will be exposed to the key aspects relevant to coaching players in both the Skill Acquisition (9 – 13 years old) and the Game Training (13 – 17 years old) Building Blocks.
The course is the first step on the FFA Advanced Pathway to become a professional coach. You will be introduced to all elements of the National Curriculum, The FFA Team Model and the Coach Expertise Model. There is significant amount of work to be complete before you attend the course. Details of this work can be found in the relevant section below.
There are three vital documents for this course.
- The National Football Curriculum
- The Football Coaching Process
- Your Course Workbook (sent to you upon registration)
The National Football Curriculum and ‘The Football Coaching Process’ can be found at: https://www.ffa.com.au/get-involved/coaching
You will be provided with printed copies of the Workbook and ‘The Football Coaching Process’ on the first day of the course. These electronic versions are made available to you so you can complete the pre-course tasks outlined in the ‘C’ Licence Course Pack, which will be sent to you upon successful registration on the course.