Designed as a platform to enhance your coaching knowledge on and off the field, the NFHCA Ready2Coach clinics provide field hockey coaching education, professional development, and networking opportunities for coaches at all levels. Educated coaches help deliver a positive playing experience for athletes and their teams.
Ready2Coach clinics are designed to be engaging, inclusive, interactive, fun and may focus on any or all of these key elements:
- Technical: tracking, shooting, passing/receiving, 1v1 defending and attacking
- Tactical: possession, outletting, pressing, transitional attack and defense, red zone execution, midfield transfers, penalty corners
- Practice & Game Preparation: practice planning, drill design, conditioning, team formations, interchange and substitution, recovery, travel planning, game warm-ups, film analysis
- Leadership & Team Management: cultivating culture, mindset development, player development, emotional intelligence, communication, team building, communicating with stakeholders
Ready2Coach Educator, Millersville, PA
Assistant Coach, Penn State University
Ready2Coach Educator, Saint Louis, MO
Head Coach, Saint Louis University
NFHCA and USA Field Hockey collaborate on new coach education opportunity
The National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) and USA Field Hockey (USAFH) are excited to collaborate on a new coach education opportunity that will combine learning initiatives from each organization. The NFHCA Ready2Coach and USAFH Level 1 Certification collaboration will take place this summer at four sites across the United States.