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Level 2 Coaching Course 23rd Feb 2020

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 4:42 PM

What a massive week for coaching in the Northern Conference.

On Sunday the 23rd we had the Level 2 Coaching course, which was run at HBF Arena, West Perth FC’s Home Ground.

19 coaches underwent the 8 hours of training which covered a range of subjects over practical and theory sessions. The coaches covered the subject list below:

 Theory Sessions:

Coaching Philosophy Development,

Team Culture Development,

Game Day Coaching,

Conducting Effective Training,

Mentor Engagement.

Practical Sessions:


Contested Football,

Ground Balls,

Strength and Conditioning and

Developing Game Sense Drills.


For the 2020 Level 2 Course, coaches were extremely lucky to have been exposed to some magnificently experienced and talented coaches. Our presenters included, Geoff Valentine (West Perth FC Senior Coach), Ryan Lasscock (West Perth FC Colts Coach), Craig Thomas (Fremantle FC AFLW Assistant), Alex Vernon (West Coast Eagles AFLW Head Rehab Coach), Thomas Moscada (West Perth Colt Assistant), Damian Verazzi (West Perth Futures Assistant Coach), Amanda Robertson (Claremont FC Rogers Cup Coach), Kris Shannon (West Perth Player).


With such a great group of presenters the coaches who attended this course will be going back out to their clubs with new found knowledge and experiences to share.

A massive thankyou goes out to all the coaches who participated and for those amazing coaches who have given their time for the betterment of coaches coming through the ranks.

If you are interested in furthering your coaching journey, keep your eyes peel around September/October 2020 for the 2021 intake.