Coaching

THERE ARE 2 NATIONAL COACHING IRELAND RECOGNISED COURSES AVAILABLE FOR LADIES GAELIC FOOTBALL:

Course Title: Ladies FUNdamentals

Course Outcomes:

By the end of the course the coach will:
  • understand the qualities needed to be a good coach
  • have a clear understanding of the rule differences between the ladies and men’s game
  • have sampled a variety of games for warm-up, skills sessions and cool downs
  • have a basic understanding of the Ladies Gaelic Football Code of Ethics and it’s place within coaching.

Content:
The course will include the following:

  • Planning a training session
  • the ABC’s of Ladies Gaelic Football
  • Code of Ethics
  • ideas for coaching sessions
  • and much more
This course is 6hrs in duration.

 
Course Title: Ladies Level 1 – Raising the Bar

Participants must have completed the Ladies FUNdamentals course, be 18yrs or older and have at least 1 years coaching experience.

Course Outcomes:
By the end of the course the coach will:
  • understand their role as a coach
  • have a clear understanding of all the rules of Ladies Gaelic Football
  • understand the principles of training, fitness testing and nutrition and be able to use them in coaching sessions
  • be able to tailor coaching sessions to deal with a variety of scenarios on the pitch
Content:
The course will include the following:
  • Fitness testing
  • Nutrition
  • Theoretical sessions
  • Practical sessions
Raising the Bar is 22 hours in duration, 12 hours course work (over 2 weekends) and 10 hours of practical work.
It is an interactive course which combines theory with practice and challenges coaches to think ‘outside the box.’

To book any course for your club/county/school please contact the office in Croke Park on 01 8363156 or email info@ladiesgaelic.ie