When working with footballers withdisabilities, coaches should focus on what the player can do rather thanwhat they cannot. Coaches should not simply pick age appropriateactivities they must focus on ability and pitch practices at the correctdevelopmental stage for the individual players they are coaching.
Coaching Footballers with a Disability
This 6-hour course is open to allinterested parties aged 16 and over, experienced or otherwise, who workwith or have an interest in working with footballers with a disability.Using practical and workshop teaching methods the course is designed togive coaches an insight into best practice when delivering coachingsessions to groups of players with a wide range of abilities anddisabilities.
Pre-Course Material Coaches who have enrolled on the Scottish FA's disability coachEducation course are required to undertake pre-course reading. You will be provided a password on enrolement and you should go to the sign in page in the menu above this page.