Community Goalkeeping Course - Gold Coast

Football Federation Australia
Community Goalkeeping Course - Gold Coast

Community Goalkeeping Course - Gold Coast
1 Feb 2020 09:00 AM  -  4:00 PM 
2 Feb 2020 09:00 AM  -  4:00 PM 
Organised By Football Queensland
Event Location Robina FC
Other Information Community Goal Keeping course Gold Coast Saturday 1st, Sunday 2nd February 2020 9.00am - 4.00pm both days (coaches must attend both days)
Address Ron Penhaligan Way

State QLD
Country Australia
Email address
Event Registration$90.005 Feb 2020No remaining places
Course Description

This course is player focussed 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.


Course Outcomes

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 goalkeepers
  • Identify 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
Who should do this Course

Coaches wishing to work with goalkeepers within grassroots/community football.

Type of Event Training Course
Level of Event All
Category of Event Education
Event ID21432
Area ID10
Course ID809
Other InformationPlease note payment of fees must be paid prior to attending the course. If your club or association has advised they are funding on your behalf, please ask them to email details to
Please note if for any reason the course is cancelled or postponed by our office we will refund your fees in full. Otherwise refunds are only given if you let us know about your unavailability prior to the start of the course