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GAA ELearning: Online Coach Education

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GAA ELearning: Online Coach Education

Wicklow Coaching and Games will be running two online foundation courses starting on the 29th of September. All theory material of these courses can be done online with the practical session of courses taking place in Ballinakill on the 18th of October. In order to view this course you will first need to register on the new GAA elearning website -details on how to set this up hereGAA Elearning Registration Guidelines (1)

When you have set this up you will then need to click on the E-Learning tab on main page. On clicking this you then need to click on the coach option on next page. This will the bring you to a map of Ireland where you will then click Leinster and then Wicklow. After this you just need to click the E-Learning tab and open the relevant course.

If you would like to do the Hurling course please select Wicklow  ELearning Foundation Hurling 2014 01 option. On opening this it will ask you for the enrollment key which is WICKLOW1 .

If you would like to do the Football course please select Wicklow ELearning Foundation Football 2014 002 option. On opening this it will ask you for the enrollment key which is WICKLOW2 . If coaches would like to do both courses  they can do so by using the above enrollment keys and register on both courses.  If you have any difficulty in doing any of the above please do not hesitate to contact me. All coaches must go through all sections of course as there is a monitoring system online that will let us know if you have engaged with the material online.

Coaches will not be able to attend practical session of course if they have not engaged in the material online. In addition to this all coaches must have a code of ethics course completed before they can complete the course. If you have not done a code of ethics course  please contact me as if we have enough numbers I will arrange course for coaches.PLEASE NOTE THESE COURSES CAN NOT BE ACCESSED ONLINE UNTIL THE 29TH OF SEPTEMBER AND EACH COURSE IS LIMITED TO 24 PARTICIPANTS. Finally below is the schedule and fee for the course and if you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.

ONLINE HOURS                                         29th September 9am—-17th October 9pm
PRACTICAL FOOTBALL SESSION             18th October 10am-1pm
PRACTICAL HURLING SESSION                18th October 1.30pm-4.30pm
Cost  €10 per course and can be paid on day of practical session
Paul Garrigan
Wicklow GDA
083 4366801​

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