Respect The Game: Free education sessions for FV clubs

As part of our commitment to our Victorian ‘Respect The Game’ campaign, we’re pleased to be able to offer education sessions for our football community. These sessions are FREE and we are offering 2 different programs on 2 key areas:

  • Positive Coaching (Available in Metro, Geelong & Regional)
  • Positive Parenting – For The Love of the Game (Available in Metro & Geelong).

Positive Coaching

Topics include:

• Understanding the modern generation

• The power of sporting clubs

• Positive psychology

• Identifying our 'Why'

• Modelling and teaching respect

• Effective communication

• Feedback & positive encouragement

• Building meaningful relationships

• Developing a growth mindset

• Leaving a legacy

Positive Parenting – For The Love of the Game

Topics include:

• Why do kids love sport?

• How can sport prepare us for life?

• Life is sport or sport is life - finding balance

• Sport and mind health - when does it become more than a game

• Sport and Identity

• Managing success

• Managing disappointment

• The role of parents

• How can parents best show support?

• Barracking or bullying?

• Positive encouragement

• Reflective questioning and active listening

• Parents and umpires

• Parents and coaches

The sessions will be held in convenient evening timeslots, at venues across Victoria. A full schedule is available below.

We encourage clubs to share this information with their networks to ensure representation at a session.

To register for a session, please click on the relevant link below to register your interest via email with the Club Ambassador.

POSITIVE COACHING

Date 1

Time

Venue

RSVP

May 6th

6:30pm – 8:00pm*

Geelong Leisure centre

Foddy.Kyprian@footballvictoria.com.au

May 6th

6:30pm – 8:00pm*

Epsom Huntly Rec Reserve

Lachlan.Cole@footballvictoria.com.au

May 30th

6:30pm – 8:00pm*

Duncan McKinnon Reserve

Greg.Hurvitz@footballvictoria.com.au

June 3rd

6:30pm – 8:00pm*

Moreland council

Josephine.LaPila@footballvictoria.com.au

May 30th

7:00pm -8:00pm*

Ballarat

Tony.Francis@footballvictoria.com.au

 

POSITIVE PARENTING

Date 1

Time

Venue

RSVP

May 16th

6:30pm – 8:00pm*

Geelong Leisure centre

Foddy.Kyprian@footballvictoria.com.au

May 27th

6:30pm – 8:00pm*

Tatterson Park

Greg.Hurvitz@footballvictoria.com.au

June 3rd

6:30pm – 8:00pm*

TBC

Stephanie.Leondidis@footballvictoria.com.au

August 5th

6:30pm – 8:00pm*

TBC

Josephine.LaPila@footballvictoria.com.au

 

*Times are subject to change