FFA/AFC ‘B’ Licence Coaching Course spots available


There are still a number of vacant spots available for an up and coming FFA/AFC ‘B’ Licence to held at Valentine Sports Park kick starting on the 1st of October with registrations shutting on Thursday 17th August.


The ‘B’ Licence is for coaches of Top Amateur, Elite Youth and State Teams who hold the FFA/ AFC ‘C’ Licence or have a recognised accepted UEFA ‘C’ or AFC ‘C’ Licence after completing Form 9.

This course is open to Coaches 18 years of age and older focusing on the 11 v 11 aspects of the game candidates will be able to analyse football and apply the FFA Vision and Philosophy in the Game Training Model.

On completion of the course, successful candidates should demonstrate knowledge and competence in the following:

·         The National Football Curriculum

·         The Objectives and Structure of Football

·         The FFA Philosophy and Vision

·         The FFA Team Model

·         Awareness of the Coach Expertise Model

·         Analyse Football

·         Plan, Prepare, Conduct and Evaluate a Training Session

·         Management

·         Develop a 3-cycle periodisation plan

The course is the second step on the FFA pathway to become a professional coach.

Needless to say if you have completed your FFA/AFC ‘C’ License in Australia you will be familiar with all elements of the National Curriculum, The FFA Team Model and the Coach Expertise Model. However, if the ‘B’ Licence is the first course you have taken with the FFA or the first course recently, then you need to become familiar with the FFA course content.