Coaches Corner

FFA Information and Resources

National Curriculum
Skill Training Certificate - participants manual (U/9-U/13)
Game training - participants manual (U/14-U/17)
FV Coaching Resource
FV Rules and Regulations

Offside Information 

Offside is active from U12s.  For a simple explanation click here
For MiniRoos (U11s and below), there is no offside rule enforced (see rules of the games MiniRoos website) it states that instructing referees should discourage kids from standing in an offside position (goal hanging)

Coaching Support Topics

U5-U9 Training Session Plans
U10-13 Training Session Plans
U14-U17 Training Session Plans

Skills Acquisition Program (SAP) Home Skill Program

Coaching Support
Practical resources and short videos to help you coach.
Understanding Football

How to be an Organised Coach

How to create a Safe Training Environment

 Running Your First Training Session

Let Them Play

  How to Engage the Team

 How to Change the Session mid way through it!

 Reflect to improve

Coaching Qualifications and WWCC
Please forward a copy of your current coaching qualifications and Working with Children Checks to
If you have not yet completed your coaching qualification by enrolling in FV scheduled courses, your Head of Coaching can discuss this further with you.
If you do not have your Working with Children Check, you will need to obtain a form from any Post Office and send to the Department of Justice as soon as possible.  Please advise us if you need any further assistance with this.