Coaches Hub

Join the coaching team in season 2021

Training and mentors provided, join our coaching team today! We’re looking for new female and male coaches to fill 2021 season vacancies. Miniroos and Junior teams. Full training is provided and you’ll be partnered with a coach mentor.

FC Birrarung follows the FFA_National_Curriculum and prides itself on providing high quality coaching education in a supportive and hands on environment.

To express your interest, please get in touch with one of our Coaching Co-ordinators:

Mike Grier (U7 – U12): 0407 057 321
Simon Pase (U13 – U21): 0402 289 542
David Miekljohn (Girls): 0422 458 690


Resources for FC Birrarung Coaches

Eugene’s Blog

Becoming a coach at FCB (PDF)

Register as a coach

Register for a coaching course 
As a guide, Miniroos certificate is for U7-8, Skill Training Certificate U9-12, Game Training Certificate U13+

FFA Coaching Resource (mobile-friendly link with model sessions)

Player behaviours – skills training (PDF)

Skill Training Manual (PDF, 5mb)

Game Training Manual (PDF, 6mb)

FFA_National_Curriculum (PDF, 16mb)

FFV Club Handbook

Miniroos playing formats and rules

Working With Children Check

Developing Talent Through a Growth Mindset