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Community Goalkeeping Course - Toowoomba

Updated: Feb 12, 2020

This course is player focused and based on the delivery of goalkeeper sessions that are:

Safe: Practices are conducted after considering safety aspects in relation to, People, Environment and Equipment (People: eg. practices - observers and participants are not placed where they can be hit by balls etc.: Environment; eg Area has been checked etc.: Equipment; eg shin pads worn, balls are well kept etc.

Well organised: Coach manages players quickly into meaningful practices/games: Utilises a plan, whether provided by FFA or designed by themselves that delivers NFC outcomes.

Enjoyable: Players are engaged and have fun throughout the session eg Football games are being played for 80% of the session (A game does not need 11v11 but may comprise of a variety of players and has an area, rules, objective/goal and opposition).

Reflected: Coaches are able to review/reflect on the delivery of the session and can adapt future sessions to ensure the above outcomes are achieved.


On completion of any FFA Community Goalkeeping course the participant will be able to:

Identify the training requirements of junior / youth / senior goalkeepers

Plan practices appropriate to the needs of junior / youth / senior amateur goalkeepersIdentify methods to make training Inclusive for all participants

Implement basic principles of goalkeeper coaching

Conduct relevant, safe and engaging goalkeeper sessions

Select appropriate methods to enhance performance

Adapt the effectiveness of their coaching behaviours through self-reflection

COURSE DATE: 9am to 4pm on the 8th & 9th February 2020

LOCATION: West Wanderers FC, Hume Street Toowoomba

COST: $90

REGISTRATIONS CLOSE: 7th of February 2020

Click here to Register; https://education-ffa.sportingpulse.com/event.asp?ID=21409


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