OSA Technical Directors Diploma

Feb 8-11, 2016 marked the first ever OSA Technical Directors Diploma geared towards current Technical Directors, Club Head Coaches, and Coaches looking to make the jump to becoming a Technical Director. The course was 4 action packed days and huge credit has to go to, Mark Marshall and Bobby Lennox who not only helped build […]

An End to a 6 Month Journey

Ernest Hemingway famously said “It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.”  I recently completed the NSCAA Master Coach Diploma which was a collaboration between the NSCAA and the University of Delaware. The Master Coach Diploma took just over 6 months to complete […]

English FA – Intro to Age Appropriate Training

On my trip recently to the UK I had the opportunity to attend the English FA Introduction to Age Appropriate Training Module run by Essex FA and Alan Ackrell (FDO Hertfordshire FA) as the course instructor. Here are some of my notes from the course: Learning Outcomes: define movement skills incorporating agility, balance, coordination and relevance to […]