Northern NSW Football is excited to announce its support for the 2022 INSPIRE FC Grassroots Coaching Conference.
The conference, to be held online on 19 March, will bring some of the best and brightest minds involved in grassroots football to the Australian football community for the first time.
INSPIRE FC have teamed up with 20 special guests from around the world to provide world class football education to grassroots coaches and provide a unique insight into how volunteer coaches can best prepare for the winter season ahead.
NNSWF have partnered with Football NSW Member Association Northern Suburbs FA to provide access to the conference through Northern Suburbs’ new coach development and education portal.
NNSWF Head of Football Development Peter Haynes said NNSWF were delighted to support the conference.
“We are thrilled to support such a wonderful conference with an excellent list of guests from across the world who are all teaming up to further educate our valued grassroots coaches ahead of the 2022 season,” Haynes said.
INSPIRE FC aims to empower grassroots coaches to improve the football experience of their players by providing simple, accessible and engaging content.
The newly built INSPIRE FC platform allows coaches from across Australia to access video and written content wherever they area, whenever they have time.
The platform will feature more than 100 videos during the winter season providing session plans, coach education workshops and coaching tips to support coaches on their journey.
The Grassroots Coaching Conference is the first of its kind in Australia, catering to the football helper mums and dads and the passionate individual who puts their hand up to coach.
A new era of coach development and support will be provided to coaches in 2022, providing vital recognition, support and development opportunities to the biggest influencer in a players’ experience with football.
Attendees will gain access to a range of topics including:
- Making sessions enjoyable for teenagers
- Effective leadership methods within coaching
- A positive grassroots experience for females
- Importance of communication for coaches
- Creating healthy competition within your environment
- Supporting goalkeepers
- Parent engagement best practice methods
The Grassroots Coaching Conference guest list boasts brilliant minds involved in football from Australia and abroad, with a FIFA Best Women’s Coach of the Year nominee also taking part.
Stay tuned to the INSPIRE FC social media channels for guest speaker announcements.