Coaching Courses

There are two coaching pathways in Australia, the "Community" and the "Advanced" pathway. You can view information about both pathways and the courses offered by clicking either of the below buttons.

If you have recently completed a course, you can provide feedback from the session(s) you attended here.

Upcoming Community Courses

Skill Training Certificate - Barnstoneworth - July 21th/28th - Course Details/Registration Link

ALDI MiniRoos Certificate - Benalla - July 23rd - Course Details/Registration Link

ALDI MiniRoos Certificate - Ballarat - July 28th - Course Details/Registration Link

ALDI MiniRoos Certificate - North Ballarat - August 4th - Course Details/Registration Link

Upcoming Advanced Courses

Below are the upcoming advanced courses taking place in Victoria, by clicking on the links you will be able to view all the details about the course (venue, dates, cost, etc) and the registration link.

Senior C Licence - October  - Course Details/Registration Link

Youth C Licence - October Start/November Finish - Course Details/Registration Link

Upcoming Events and Workshops

AFCAT Workshops-

Monday 25th June 7pm to 8.30pm
Veneto Club, Bulleen.

JOE MONTEMURRO - Arsenal FC Womens Head Coach.
Joe will present through power point and video footage his role and responsibilities with the Arsenal FC Womens team with thoughts and observations on coaching methodology throughout the United Kingdom and Europe along with the Arsenal way of playing.
Joe has had extensive coaching experience here with Melbourne City and now Arsenal and has much to share with coaches of all age groups and genders.

Sunday July 8th 9am to 12.30pm
Dandenong 5s Soccer Centre, 29 Brindley Way, Dandenong South.

A full morning of presentations including
World Cup Trends from previous World Cups
Trends from Russia 2018

SIMON WEBB - ex VIS- presentation from recent visit to EPL clubs Chelsea and Leicester City re physical preparation of elite athletes.

SIMON STOREY- ex Melbourne Victory and Partick Thistle professional- now Physio-
Simon has come up with a program to enable injuries to be diagnosed and managed on line and help club players back to full fitness through his CEED Online Physio services.

Presentation of the ON THE BALL app- another new great tool to assist coaches and players.

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Hosting a Community Course

To ensure that coaching courses are conducted when Clubs & their coaches require them rather than being directed by FFV, this course request form has been created.

Course Request Form

If there is a demand within a club for a course (MiniRoos, Skill Training or Game Training) please complete this Jotform link.

To be considered to host a coaching course at your club, there are key requirements that need to be met. Your venue must be able to provide the following for the entirety of the course:

  • Access to a marked pitch (with lights - if conducted at night).
  • Access to changing rooms.
  • Access to a classroom/clubroom space that has tables and chairs.
  • Ideally a whiteboard/AV equipment (not mandatory but preferred).

Note: Completion of the form does not guarantee scheduling of course.

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Course Updates

Community Coaching Pathway

 Advanced Coaching Courses

These courses are designed to educate coaches how to organise and conduct coaching practices under the FFA National Curriculum. Advanced Courses are aimed at coaches currently coaching at elite level or perspective coaches who would be interested in pursuing coaching at an elite level.

The pre-requisites for enrolling in these courses would be that you would have to be at least 18 years of age, physically fit to participate in all practical sessions. It is highly recommended that prior to applying for the Advanced courses, that you do a community coaching course, based on the age-group team that you currently coach.

For more information about advanced courses you can use the button at the top of the page or click here.

To express your interest in attending a C Licence course in Victoria please click here to fill out our expression of interest form.

To express your interest in the B Licence, A Licence or Pro Diploma courses, please email

Advanced coaching pathway





 Club Coach Coordinator Program (FFV CCC)

The CCC program adds some background and additional knowledge to how this coach can work to retain coaches, take the burden off recruiting replacement coaches the following season and supports the delivery of quality experiences for young players at your club.

Find the Club Coach Coordinator details form here

Click Here for more information

FFV CCC Facebook Group

FFV Course Presenters

To view information about FFV's course presenters you can click here.


Re-Accreditation Information Sheet - for coaches looking to renew their accreditation

Recognition of Overseas Coaching Qualifications - for coaches who have completed courses overseas


Any other questions pertaining to Advanced or community coaching courses, please email:

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