Duration: 40 hours minimum plus pre/post course tasks.
Aims: To develop participants’ ability to plan, prepare, conduct and evaluate appropriate coaching sessions underpinned by an understanding of basic and general principles of the game. To provide coaches with the knowledge and understanding of the demands of the game for players 19 years old and over.
Prerequisite/s: Applicants are required to hold an MA Senior Certificate, and be actively coaching senior performance and/or high performance players. Candidates will receive a pre-course task three weeks prior to the course.
The course focuses on the following coach competences:
through a learning programme that consists of:
Attendance: A participant is required in principle to attend 100% of the coaching course.
Course instructor/s: Must be OFC accredited instructor/s and comply with instructor guidelines as per the OFC Convention.
Deliberate practice and mentoring:
Licence validity: 4 years
Languages: As per OFC Statute 1 , Article 4 the official languages of OFC are English and French, however OFC encourages members to conduct courses in their native language/s.