If you are looking for some free coach education events to watch and participate in this week, we have a number of opportunities available, including a special opportunity for your players. All the events below are also conducted in an interactive format. Coaches can listen to either an initial interview or presentation with the guest, then they will have the opportunity to submit questions themselves. Each webinar will last for one hour each and you can register for each one separately on the links below.
All registrants will receive an emailed copy of the webinar if you miss the live event.
Monday, May 18:
11.00am EST (4.00pm UK time) Drewe Broughton on 'Ways Coaches Can Offer Emotional Support to Teams and Individual Players'
Former player and now mentor, author, and consultant, Drewe Broughton, joins us to discuss the mental side of the game at the highest level. What kind of pressures are players today exposed to? How much can coaches do to help and improve performance? Drewe is passionate about how coaches can actively change their methods and approach to players in this area. (You can register here)
Tuesday, May 19:
12.00pm EST (5.00pm UK time) Jack Brazil on Improving Individuals & Units in a Team Session
Jack Brazil, who works with U12 at Norweigan professional club Vålerenga, presents on session design and how to improve individuals and units within the context of a team training. Jack has worked across 7 different countries in 3 continents, including a successful stint in the Cayman Premier League. He will also take questions from the coaches in attendance. (You can register here)
Wednesday, May 20:
1.00pm EST (6.00pm UK time) Joey Lombardi on Developing Your Club Game Model
Joey Lombardi , Director of Player & Coach Development at Brampton SC in Canada, presents on Developing Your Club Game Model, using practical ideas and concepts. Joey will also discuss these aspects and take questions from the coaches in attendance. (You can register here)
Thursday, May 21:
12.00pm EST (5.00pm UK time) Rade Tanaskovic on Phases of GK Development in Youth Game
Chicago Red Stars (NWSL) Goalkeeper Coach, Rade Tanaskovic, joins us to present on the phases of GK development in the youth game, as well as sharing his experience at the professional and youth levels. (You can register here)
Friday, May 22:
12.00pm EST (5.00pm UK time) Kris Van Der Haegen on Belgium Development Model
Director Coach Education at Belgium FA, Kris Van Der Haegen, will discuss their development model along with advice for coaches on their own programs that they have in place for their young players. (You can register here)
Saturday, May 23:
12.00pm EST (5.00pm UK time) Rafał Ulatowsk on Player Development at Lech Poznan
Lech Poznan Head of Academy Coaching, Rafał Ulatowski, joins us to discuss their model of player development and how the football culture in Poland works at the professional level. He will also take questions from the coaches in attendance. (You can register here)
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