FEW COURSES FOR OUR COACHES OR PARENTS THAT YOU MIGHT BE INTERESTED IN.
Some upcoming courses in Meath. Clubs are encouraged to put in their requests through their GPO for 2020 courses in the next week if possible.
The Foundation Award is aimed at beginner coaches and will enable participants to teach the basic skills of the game through drills & fun activities. Participants must be aged 18+ to complete this course. This is course is usually held over 2-3 sessions and includes both theory and practical sessions. This course costs €10 per person.
This workshop is for all in the GAA that work with underage players – up to age 18. The GAA Code of Behaviour addresses the minimum appropriate levels of behaviour, practice and conduct required from our Young Players, Coaches, Supporters, Parents/Guardians, Referees and Clubs. This must be completed alongside the Foundation Award. This course costs €10 per person.
There is now an Online Refresher Course available to
take within 3 years of completing a Face to Face workshop or a workshop with another sporting organisation – it can be accessed at https://learning.gaa.ie/safeguarding. If it is longer than 3 years since completing the workshop, then face to face must be completed again.