All coaches and assistants shall have a valid working with children’s permit.
All coaches shall have or obtain an AFL Vic Level 1 accreditation.
Objectives The highest priority for the Warragul Football Club coaches is to improve skills, discipline and knowledge of every player in a fun and encouraging way that develops good team spirit.
Sportsmanship The coaches are expected to instil a spirit of sportsmanship within their teams. The following behaviours are expected from coaches, officials and players;
A spirit of fair play
Respect to team mates
Respect to opposition players
Respect to officials
Coaches shall not question or comment on non‐favourable umpiring decisions during the game and shall encourage player respect for officials and the decisions they make. Coaches shall not swear during games or training.
Player Numbers Each age division has the option to cap numbers at 26 per list. With 22 players selected each week a rotation system for additional players should be introduced. Players not selected would carry out club duties of running water and boundary umpiring where required.
Permit Players Permit players from any other league or association may only play where total available listed player number is less than 22.