Lucan Hub

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We are accepting expression of interest for the course starting July 2016

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


Project FUTSAL education hub in the South Dublin Football League Centre in Ballyowen Park Lucan is result of partnership between the FAI, and the Dublin & Dun Laoghaire Education and Training board.
Participants will be engaged in a Sports and Recreation QQI level 4 major award course and they will also have the opportunity to engage in a comprehensive FAI education programme.
Participants will also have the opportunity to gain valuable coaching experiences by delivering sessions in local schools during the course.

Programme of education includes:

  • Sports and Recreation QQI level 4 major award
  • ITEC Gym Instructor
  • Kick Start 1 – Introduction to Coaching
  • Kick Start 2 – Introduction to Coaching
  • Strength & Conditioning
  • 4v4 and 7v7 workshop
  • Youth certificate
  • Pan disability football workshop
  • Intercultural workshop
  • Referees beginners course

SDFL pitch

Candidates may be selected to progress to the Youth Certificate level coaching course depending on their coaching ability demonstrated during the programme.