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Playing

WACFA clubs provide playing opportunities from ages 6 to adults through high quality football competitions in an encouraging environment on days other than Sundays.

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Coaching

Coaches & Managers Requirements

Head Coaches and Managers must be practising Christians who attend a Christian church regularly and fulfill all conditions of the Constitution (Rule 6.2.4.3). Head Coaches must complete a Form 2 and hold a current Working with Children card (where applicable under the appropriate legislation). A copy of the Form 2 for each official must be submitted to the WACFA office for registration and approval prior to the commencement of duties.

Assistant Coaches must fulfill all conditions of the Constitution (Rule 6.2.4.4). Assistant Coaches must fill out a Form 2 or a Form 9 and must have a current Working with Children card (where applicable under the appropriate legislation) and submit a copy to the WACFA office for registration and approval prior to the commencement of duties.

Coaches aged 14 to 17 years are subject to Form 2 or Form 9 requirements. In addition, they must be supervised at all times by an adult who holds a Form 2 and a current Working with Children card (where applicable under the appropriate legislation). A copy of the Form 2 for each official must be submitted to the WACFA office for registration and approval prior to the commencement of duties.

Coaches and Managers must adhere to and implement the Constitution, By-Laws and ethos of the
Association.

Coaching Resources

One of the key roles in every club is that of a team coach. Better coaches mean better players and more enjoyment from the game for players, parents and spectators. If you are an existing or prospective coach you can be constantly growing your own skills and expertise. There are many great resources available through the FFA, Football West and in WACFA. Here are some links to get you started!

» Football West Coaching Courses
» FFA Interactive Coaching Resource
» FFA Coaching Resources

Refereeing

WACFA is continually working to improve the quality of officiating in our competitions and is on the lookout for new referees to supplement our existing pool of qualified referees. High quality officiating leads to better matches and happier players! If you are interested in joining our team of qualified referees, please check the links below, talk to your club or contact WACFA directly to enquire about training.

» Register for Refereeing in WACFA
» WACFA Referee Information
» Referee Match Report
» Referees Match Report Instructions
» Referee Assessor Observation Report
» Referee Match Fee Claim Form

» FFA’s Online Laws of the Game
» FFA Referee Resources
» FFA Referee Courses & Training
» Football West Refereeing Courses (level 4)

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