The West Riding County FA, and its partners are committed to developing opportunities for people with a disability in football. Whether as a player, coach, manager, referee, or administrator we aim to offer support, guidance and opportunities for people with a disability to reach their footballing potential.

Contact -

Colan Leung | Disability Football Development Officer

West Riding County Football Association

Fleet Lane| Woodlesford | Leeds| LS26 8NX

Tel 0113 282 1222 (Option 3)| Mob:07540 127683


Coaching Disabled Footballers Course

 Sunday 30th September 2018

@ Middleton Leisure Centre, Leeds

10am-5pm

The course costs £40 and covers both theory and practical elements and by the end of the workshop each participant should be able to meet the following outcomes:

-       Apply and extend your existing coaching skills and experience to meet the needs of players with a range of impairments

-       Establish basic communication skills for coaching disabled footballers

-       Use appropriate terminology

-       Identify appropriate safety and medical considerations

-       Plan a wide range of coaching sessions for disabled footballers

-       Using the Inclusion Spectrum, plan your coaching sessions to include disabled players or provide alternative appropriate opportunities

-       Understand the player pathways available for disabled players including the appropriate structure for competition.

 

Please follow this link to find more information on the Coaching Disabled Footballers course http://www.westridingfa.com/coaches/development-and-courses/fa-coaching-disabled-footballers

 


 

West Riding County FA have set up this Turn Up and Play Centre with Leeds United Foundation to create opportunities for Women with a disability to get involved with football as there is currently no provision for this in the West Riding area.

Sessions will take place 1pm-2pm at West Riding County Football Association, Fleet Lane, Woodlesford, Leeds, LS26 8NX on the following dates:

£3 PER SESSION

-        Friday 20th July

-       Friday 27th July

-       Friday 3rd August

-       Friday 17th August

-       Friday 24th August

-       Friday 31st August

Key information;

-       Players need to fill out the attached player registration and diversity forms and bring them along to their first session or email back to me atColan.Leung@westridingfa.com

Turn up and play - Player Registration Form

Turn up and Play - Diversity Monitoring Form