Dorset FA are running a goalkeeping Coaching Award level 1 in March which Robbie is tutoring. It's a good technical course for the first run on the ladder to Gk coaching. If you would like more information contact Jemma Tewkesbury on 01202 20688279 at Dorset FA. Some information below of the course content.
The course is over 3 days.
Saturday 12th March
Sunday 13th March
Sunday 20th March
The course is being held at Dorchester Sports Centre on the 3G.
Minimum Age: 16
Course Duration: Minimum of 18 hours
Course Prerequisites: In date FA Emergency Aid Certificate and In date FA Safeguarding Children Certificate
Who is it for: This course is open to all coaches who are interested in goalkeeping and wish to enhance their knowledge of a number of goalkeeping techniques.
Course aims and objectives: This FA Goalkeeping Award will provide candidates with the ability to organise and develop the key aspects related to basic individual techniques. It will provide the candidate with clear guidance on the preparation and planning required to progress the technical practices in a safe and enjoyable environment.
Leading to: The FA Goalkeeping Coaching Certificate (Level 2)
The practical elements of the course will provide candidates with the following elements:
Specific goalkeeping warm ups and cool downs
Coaching basic individual techniques including footwork, the set position, handling techniques, diving saves (catching/deflecting/parrying), dealing 1 v1 situations and crosses
Understanding how to develop and improve the Goalkeepers' technique
Planning and preparing progressive technical practices
Maintaining the health and safety of the players and other coaches
Maintaining the high standards of conduct to promote Association Football
With Christmas just around the corner & Monday 14th & Friday 18th December being our last sessions before Christmas. Every goalkeeper who attends the sessions on these dates will receive a Christmas present from BTS. Only one gift per GK per week. All Gks must wear a Santa hat or a fun hat!!!!
We return back coaching Monday 4th & Friday 8th January 2016.
We would like to take this opportunity to thank all the Goalkeepers, parents & friends of Between the Sticks for your support over the year. Have a great Christmas & a fantastic new year.