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Award 2 Child Program for coaches of players to 12 years

Dublin education programme is designed to support all coaches working at child youth and adult level through specifically planned courses and workshops. The Award 2 child programme planned for The Ward Cross & Parnell Park is due to commence on the 13th November. The course is aimed specifically for coaches who coach children up to 12 years, and the competencies that a coach is required to display when working with this age group. The dual course is 36 hours in duration and covers a number of key modules, as well as Introductory and Conclusion modules

These modules are:

·           The coaching process

·           Developing the whole child

·           Spot& Fix Advanced Technical skills

·           Coaching for Decision Making

·           Principles of Team Play

·           Advanced Movement Skills

·           Creating a learning environment

·           Psychological Focus

·           Planning & Keeping fit and healthy

·           Playing facts & Rules


Web Link with full dates & details ;

Award 2 – Child | Dublin GAA Coaching and Games Development
Course Outline: The Award 2 Coach Education course is the third award on the coaching pathway of Gaelic games. The course is aimed at coaches that have progressed ...


The focus of this course is  on the “Why to do it” the further development of the coaching skills by placing the participant in situations that they will face as coaches – the organisation of games activities, activities to develop skill and activities to develop the various physical fitness skills.