Online MiniRoos Certificate

Northern NSW Football (NNSWF) in conjunction with Football Australia is offering coaches in the Northern NSW region access to online learning material. By using this online format of course delivery, NNSWF hopes to reach more participants and help improve the overall learning environment for players across the region. It also aims to also promote education for those in remote locations due to the vast landscape of our region.



Ensure that you have registered with Football Australia as a coach and have obtained your ‘FFA Number’. If you do not have a current ‘FFA Number’ please sign up HERE.


  1. Course Instructions
  2. Learning Outcomes
  3. Coach Workbook


Once you have your FFA Number established (this may take up to 48 hours), you must register for the MiniRoos Certificate based on the location and zone where your club is located, all links can be found below:

Zone Registration Links

Football Far North Coast

Football Mid North Coast

Hunter Valley Football

Macquarie Football

Newcastle Football

North Coast Football

Northern Inland Football

* Please disregard the ‘Date/Time’ and ‘Course Description’ on the registration page.


Work through the following Modules and complete the ‘Coach Workbook’ at your own pace. Each module will have its own presentation that will help guide your answers within the workbook, along with other helpful resources you can use.

Module 1: Football Federation Australia

Module 2: Northern NSW Football

Module 3: Players

Module 4: Safeguarding Children

Module 5: Training

Module 6: Matchday


Once you have completed your ‘Coach Workbook’ document you must submit using the following instructions:

* If you are unable to edit the Coach Workbook online, please print it out and once completed, scan back to your computer for submission.

MiniRoos Coach Workbook – Full Name – FFA Number

E-Mail to:

Upon competition and submission, assuming you have registered with both FFA and the Course, you will either receive a PDF certificate or feedback within 48 hours. The certificate can be viewed HERE.


It is important to ensure you have registered with your club as a coach to receive important information regarding coach updates from both Football Australia and NNSWF. As it can be completed individually, this can reduce the workload of your Club Secretary and/or your Club Coach Coordinator (CCC). Please note that you will need to register with your club each year for the new season. The link for this can be found HERE.