Find upcoming coaching courses, tools, ideas, and drills here for your training sessions, as well as association guides on procedures and conduct.


GHFA UPCOMING COURSES Please also contact our This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you are registering for any of the courses below.

Please click this link for a full list of GHFA organised courses and how to register

These exciting course include the following and many more to help Coaches, Managers, Players and parents develop their skills

Club Goal Keeper Program - Run by GHFA Spirit Coaches and Players - Goal Keeper Players get free training in these sessions and coaches get inserviced on Coaching Goal Keeper’s. 

Developing Resilient Players and People - "A GHFA Better Sportspeople make Better People" event With Sarah Tillot - All parents, club board members, coaches and managers can attend this crucial topic to our children and players happiness. 

Miniroos Certificate Super Centre - The course all U6 to U8 coaches should attend. It teaches coaches how to create an environment where players can learn the game through enjoyment. It is run by Bruce Hort, Oscar Gonzales and Time Thorne with the support of our GHFA Spirit FC Coaches. 

Skill Training Super Centre - The course all U9 to U12 coaches should attend. It is delivered by the best GHFA and FNSW presenters with the GHFA Spirit coaches in a fun dynamic format.Develops in coaches the ability to coach the four core skills that allow players to love the game.

Game Training Certificate - This is course all U13 to U17 coaches should attend. It develops the coach to deliver game situation sessions.


Epping Football Club coaching policy

Coaching Policy


Epping Football Club Miniroos playing rules and format

Miniroos Playing Rules & Format

  • Playing Formats will continue with 4-a-side, 7-a-side and 9-a-side as the standard formats for the U6/7, U8/9 and U10/11 respectively;
  • U12’s will continue as 11-a-side, however FFA supports Member Federations and Local Associations wishing to pilot 9-a-side at U12;
  • U6/7 game duration will increase from 15min to 20min halves; and
  • The size of the penalty area will increase from 5m x 12m to 10m x 20m in the U10’s and 11’s category (Minimum field size is 60m x 40m);
  • Only ONE rule amendment: Attacking team will need to retreat at least 10m from all Goalkeeper restarts.


The National Football curriculum

FFA National Curriculum


Epping Football Club refund policy

Refund policy 


GHFA technical drills for young players

Training Programs for Young Players


GHFA Code of Conduct

GHFA Code of Conduct


GHFA Referee RESPECT Campaign

Information for Parents

Information for Players

Information for Coaches

Information for Managers


Let Kids be KidsLet Kids be Kids is a national campaign that addresses poor sideline behaviour - largely at junior sport.

Let Kids Be Kids