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 […]