For those participants travelling to the courses from outside of Northern Ireland, The Crowne Plaza in Belfast is approximately 15 minutes by taxi from the George Best City Airport in Belfast and approximately 45 minutes from Belfast International Airport. Queen's Sport Complex is situated on the Upper Malone Road, Belfast.
Medical Information/Physical Requirements
Candidates must inform Irish FA staff if they are suffering from any medical condition or injury which could impact upon their ability to participate actively in practical sessions. Candidates who are on a regular course of medication for any condition should ensure that they bring enough to last the duration of the course. As many of the courses are physically demanding candidates should be prepared to actively participate in practical sessions by ensuring suitable fitness levels.
The completion of Irish FA coaching courses does NOT include insurance cover and all coaches are STRONGLY ADVISED to investigate options for their own personal insurance cover while involved in coaching.
Revalidation of UEFA Coaching Licence and Irish FA Coaching Awards
Irish FA and UEFA coaching awards are valid for a maximum of 3 years. Coaches will be informed of the revalidation process relating to the specific course they have enrolled on, as the process may vary according to the level of award obtained.