USA Football, Football's National Governing Body in the US, sets the global standard in research and development for the grassroots game. Their website, USAFootball.com has a wealth of information contained within it to inform and educate aspiring coaches and players.
Key information includes:
- Heads Up Football
- Heads Up Tackling
- Concussion Education
- Heat and Hydration
There is also an extensive video library and excellent guest blogs.
Check out USA Football at www.usafootball.com
Sports Coach UK is the lead agency for coach development across the United Kingdom. Working across sports, Sports Coach UK supports a breadth of organisations recruit, retain and develop coaches to ensure that all participants have the best possible experience and opportunities from their involvement in sport.
Their website hosts a range of resources to support people in their development and they organise a huge number of workshops around the country which address topics such as:
- Safeguarding and Protecting Children
- An Introduction to FUNdamentals of Movement
- A Guide to Mentoring in Sport
- How to Deliver Engaging Sessions for Children
Take a look at their Resource Bank and Workshop programme at www.sportscoachuk.org