2023 Level 2 Coaching Courses – Gold Coast & Mackay

Registrations are now open for all head coaches and assistant coaches who facilitate both male and female programs to attend the course from clubs and schools.

The course is designed to provide progressive youth (U12-U17) and senior coaches (U18-Open) the opportunity to develop and learn about modern coaching in our game.

A reminder coaches will need to have updated and registered on Coach AFL for 2023 and completed all requirements so they can get access to the link to attend the Level 2 course.


Payment via Credit Card:

Payment for the course is to be done through the CoachAFL platform. To do so all you will need to do is login to your CoachAFL account and click this link: https://afl.androgogic.com.au/enrol/index.php?id=974

Course cost is $300 (Inc GST)

Level 2 Coaching Course Gold Coast

Region: Gold Coast

Venue: Bond University, University Drive, Robina.

Date: Saturday 18th February 2023

Presenters include former Andy Lovell, Shaun Hart. Gold Coast SUNS Coaches  Josh Drummond, Jackson Kornberg,  AFLW Head Coach Cameron Joyce as well as 2022 senior coach of the Year Craig O’Brien from Broadbeach.


Level 2 Coaching Course Mackay

North Queensland,  

Region: Mackay

Venue: St Patrick’s College, 2 Gregory St, Mackay

Date: Saturday 4th March 2023


This accreditation is delivered in Queensland. To complete the accreditation coaches are to complete the below requirements.

Attend 1 full day face to face session.
Complete the pre course Coaching Philosophy online module.
Complete an in season mentoring task (completed by end of the 2023 season)

Course topics include:

– Create a Vision and Philosophy 
– Shape the Environment             
– Develop Team Culture               
– Coaching at Training                   
– Game Day Coaching                    
– Reflective Practice      
– Program Philosophy -values, vision, purpose. The way we play
– Principles of Planning
– Communication and connection
– Developing Training Activities & Facilitating Learning 
– Strategies and Tactics Match Day Coaching
– Program and self-reflection, mentor support

Criteria for Selection: Coaches must hold a current AFL Foundation Coach accreditation in the appropriate age group they are coaching in 2023 for a minimum of 1 season/12 months and be a registered member with Coach AFL.

Junior (U8-U11), Youth (U12-U17), Senior (U18-Open)

Coach AFL Membership and the foundation course is free on play.afl 

Includes catering and course resources.

Course Details are attached.

For enquiries, please email or Jack Barry on 0414 752 995 or Email jack.barry@afl.com.au

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