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GAA COACH­ING PRO­GRAMME

Con­grat­u­la­tions to the TY stu­dents who com­pleted the GAA Coach­ing and Con­cus­sion Aware­ness Pro­gramme. The course was fa­cil­i­tated by Bren­dan Hay­den Youth Devel­op­ment Of­fi­cer County Car­low GAA. The stu­dents learned the pri­or­i­ties and the prin­ci­ples of coach­ing chil­dren. There was also a very prac­ti­cal el­e­ment to the mod­ule which in­cluded or­gan­i­sa­tional skills, drills, games and peer teach­ing. To com­plete the mod­ule stu­dents are ex­pected to vol­un­teer lo­cally and as­sist with train­ing and men­tor­ing younger teams.

The stu­dents then com­pleted a con­cus­sion aware­ness mod­ule which high­lighted the fact that con­cus­sion is an evolv­ing condi-

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