HOW TO JOIN

New Coaches

1. Sign Up

Register and complete your coaching profile by telling us who you are and who you coach.

2. Safe & Inclusive Coaching

Complete the brand new learning module ' Safe & Inclusive Coaching' and agree to the Coaches' Code of Conduct.

3. Online Foundation Course

Complete the online Foundation Junior course relevant to the age of your playing group

Renewing Junior Coaches

1. Coaching Profile

Login to your CoachAFL account, update your Coaching Profile and select the team/s you are coaching in 2022.

2. Safe & Inclusive Coaching

Complete the brand new learning module ' Safe & Inclusive Coaching' and agree to the Coaches' Code of Conduct.

3. Online Renewal Module

Complete the online accreditation renewal module - 'The Junior Coaching Curriculum'

Renewing Youth & Senior Coaches

1. Coaching Profile

Login to your CoachAFL account, update your Coaching Profile and select the team/s you are coaching in 2022

2. Safe & Inclusive Coaching

Complete the brand new learning module ' Safe & Inclusive Coaching' and agree to the Coaches' Code of Conduct.

3. Online Renewal Module

Complete the online accreditation renewal module - 'Concussion Management'

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Whoever you are and wherever you coach, joining as a member of CoachAFL is easy! Simply follow the steps that apply to your current accreditation status and you will gain access to our resource library!
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Questions

Who can I contact to find out more information?

The best way to have any of your questions answered in regards to coachAFL is to use the ‘Get in Touch’ form located at the bottom of the Contact page. Once you complete the form, our Coaching Support Team will be in contact with you to ensure you are properly supported and get the help you need!

Can I become a member of coachAFL if I am a school teacher?

Absolutely! All you need is to be interested in coaching Australian Football to become a member. We want teachers to be well supported when they teach Australian Football in schools and becoming an accredited member is a great way to start! The benefits of membership apply equally to those coaching in the school environment.  

Do I need to be currently coaching to become a member of coachAFL?

No, although CoachAFL is tailored toward the active coach, it does not prevent those interested in pursuing a coaching role and benefiting from membership. If you are interested in becoming a coach, want to learn more about coaching or simply love Australian Football you are more than welcome to join!

Do I need to attend a face-to-face workshop in order to become a member of coachAFL?

We want to make it as accessible as possible for you to become a coach. It is NOT a requirement to attend a face-to-face workshop to become an accredited member of CoachAFL. Although it is not mandatory, we recommend you attend a face-to-face workshop to develop your coaching knowledge. For more information about this, contact our Coaching Support Team!

If I am involved in Auskick, do I need to become a member of coachAFL?

All relevant information, content and resources for Auskick coaches is available at play.afl/auskick.  It’s not a mandatory requirement for NAB AFL Auskick coaches to hold an AFL coaching accreditation or membership of coachAFL, however for Auskick coaches who wish to become members of coachAFL, the most relevant membership and accreditation is Foundation Junior.

Can I become a coach at any time of the year?

Of course you can! From the time you sign up, your membership will be valid until the 31st December.  Becoming a member is simple and quick to complete, and once you’re in you will gain access to our extensive library of coaching resources.

CoachAFL Support

Phone: 1800 7529 235 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm AEST)

Email: coaching@afl.com.au or via the Contact Us form

 

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