Lismore Thistles Soccer Club asks that the junior coaches for Grades 6 to 8 endeavours to attend this coaching course if possible, as it will be of great benefit for the coaches and players.

A grassroots coaching course has been scheduled for this weekend as follows and is open for EVERYONE to attend:-

Grassroots Certificate

All coaches/interested persons to register online, no later than Thursday 14th May, using the following link:

Any specific enquiries can be directed to FFNC Technical Director Victor Stokes on

0412 678 071 or email:

We also confirm that information about proposed coaching courses across ALL zones, can be viewed via the myfootballclub link found on the FFNC website at coaches/find a coaching course…and enter the drop down boxes to identify the course type and location to suit.

It is necessary to set minimum numbers (generally 10-12) for grassroots coaching courses to proceed, with the common situation being people expressing an interest to attend however not registering online or simply not showing up?

Courses are designed to engage adults in relevant strategies for delivering and supporting a favourable football experience for children and considered to provide very beneficial outcomes for coaches and subsequently for the kids playing.

We also remind member clubs that ALL persons coaching (or being a team manager) or being a volunteer member club need to register on