Fingal Hub Corduff

Applications for 2016/17 academic year open 1st April.


The Project FUTSAL Fingal hub is located in the Corduff Sports centre, Dublin 15.
This hub is run in partnership with Fingal County Council, and the Blanchardstown Area Partnership.

Students undertake a programme of education which includes: ITEC Gym Instructor and Personal Trainer courses ITEC is an International examination board offering a variety of qualifications worldwide. ITEC qualifications are supported by industry and are easily transportable nationally and internationally. The ITEC course in Corduff is funded by Fingal County Council in partnership with Blanchardstown Area Partnership and is delivered by Litton Lane Training. A comprehensive programme of FAI certified courses is also delivered:

  • Kick Start 1 – Introduction to Coaching
  • Kick Start 2 – Introduction to Coaching
  • Youth Certificate
  • Pan disability certificate
  • Futsal certificate
  • Introductory referees course
  • Video match analysis
  • Intercultural workshop
  • Volunteers’ workshop

The work experience module will involve students coaching children in their locality, be it in schools, community centres and/or clubs. Here, students put the knowledge and skills acquired on their FAI courses into practice. Semester three will see the hub linked with a local pan-disability football club where children and adults of all ages and abilities can come together in the safe environs of their local club to play football and be coached by the project hub participants.