The Australian Sports Commission’s Sporting Schools national initiative aims to help primary school children foster a lifelong interest in sport, gain a healthier mind and body, have fun and learn sport activities in a safe environment.
Funding is available to all Australian primary schools to engage quality coaches to deliver the sporting programs developed by National Sporting Organisations, such as FFA.
These activities can be delivered by endorsed coaches before, during or after school. As long as they register and have completed the free Community Coaching General Principles course;
This course along with a number of others is available through the AIS ausport.gov.au.