Football Australia ‘C’ Licence

Football Australia 'C' Licence

Who’s It For?

Coaches currently within or looking to be involved with an advanced player pathway.

Football Australia ‘C’  Youth Licence – SAP coaches, Premier Competitions Youth 13 years, 9-13 Development Coaches

Football Australia ‘C’ Senior Licence – Premier Competitions Youth 14+ coaches, Premier Competitions 1st Grade and Senior Coaches.

Time & Cost

Part 1: 3 days, $495

Part 2 Youth: 4 days, $690

Part 2 Senior: 4 days, $690

Available Courses

There are currently no available courses. To find out more about advanced coaching opportunities touch base with

Past 2021 Courses


Lake Macquarie Regional Football Facility – Football Australia ‘C’ License – Part 1

14 March, 21 March, 28 March 2021  (three days)

Applications close 21 February 2021


Lake Macquarie Regional Football Facility -Football Australia ‘C’ Senior Licence – Part 2

10 April, 11 April, 17 April, 18 April 2021 (four days)

Applications close 10 March 2021


Submit an Inquiry

If you are unable to complete the registration form, would like to express your interest in attending the course, or have a question for our team, please complete the following.

Expression of interest


How do I register for a C Licence course?

Register for each part separately via the links above.

How much does a C Licence cost?

(Part 1) $495 + (Part 2 Youth) OR (Part 2 Senior) $690 = $1,185.

To complete the Youth and Senior C Licence is (Part 1) $495 + (Part 2 Youth) $690 + (Part 2 Senior) $690 = $1,875

When does payment need to be made?

Payment is required upon registration. Pay for Part 1 $495, and Part 2 $690 separately.

How long does the course take?

Part 1 goes for three days from 9:00am – 5:00pm.

Part 2 Youth goes for four days, and the C Licence Senior also goes for four days from 9:00am – 5:00pm.

There is a significant amount of pre-course work to complete prior to attending each course which can be done gradually in the weeks leading up, and coaches submit a training session after the course.

What happens if I can’t attend one of the days?

100% attendance is required, if there are unforeseen circumstances that prevent you from attending a particular day, you will have to attend that day on another course, either at LMRFF the following year, or on a course delivered by another member federation such as Football NSW.

What is involved?

Completion of a workbook prior to and during the course.

Complete the online laws of the game and print the certificate prior to the completion of the course. Laws of the game

Submit a session plan and film a training session within 6 months of attending the course (Skill Training or Game Training component)

What do I need to do prior to the course?

There is a Youth and Senior Workbook to be completed prior. With chapters relating to The Football Coaching Process book.

Participants will receive their workbooks 8-12 weeks prior to the start of a course. If you wish to receive a soft copy of the workbook prior please email

How long does my accreditation last?

C Licence accreditation is valid for a period of 3 years. However, coaches can extend this accreditation period by attending workshops where they receive points.

Click here to view more information on Qualification Re-validation