Football Development Programme

Football Development Programme Summer 2021

Classes available to book from Monday 24 May 2021

To book any of the below classes please complete and return the attached booking form located in the documents section of the webpage. Due to the ongoing upgrade of our online booking portal all bookings will be processed manually and when confirmed by Football Development you will be able to phone the allocated Sports Centre to make payment over the phone.

For further information please email scott.murray@eastdunbarton.gov.uk or football@eastdunbarton.gov.uk

Return to football route mapMini Kickers

This programme was developed for children aged 3-4 years, focusing on a range of activities that are both fun and developmental.

Football Centres – These courses incorporate individual skills development and small sided games. (5–12 years)

Soccer Week – Enjoy a great week of football fun all day, every day. These courses include skills development, fun games, small sided games and lots of fun. Courses open to boys and girls.(7–12 years)

*Please bring a drink (water or still juice) and a packed lunch every day*

Please note Covid restrictions at time of the classes running will be updated and issued the week before the booked class/es.

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Week 1 – Leisuredrome, Bishopbriggs

Days

Class/class code

Dates

Times

Cost

Monday to Friday

Football Centre  FC1

28 June to 2 July

10am to 12noon

£39.00

Monday to Friday

Soccer Week SW1

28 June to 2 July

10am to– 3pm

£72.00

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Mini Kickers  MK1

28 June, 30 June, 2 July

1pm to 2pm

£12.30

 

Week 2 – Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre

Days

Class/class code

Dates

Times

Cost

Monday to Friday

Football Centre FC2   Now Full

5 to 9 July

10am to 12noon

£39.00

Monday to Friday

Football Centre  FC2/2

5 to  9 July

1pm to 3pm

£39.00

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Mini Kickers  MK2

5, 7, 9 July

1pm to 2pm

£12.30

*Please note we cannot offer Soccer weeks at Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre due to it being used as a vaccination centre. We would not have any internal space for lunch. Customers can book both morning and afternoon Football centres however children would have to be collected at the end of the morning session for 1 hour then sign back in again for the afternoon session.

Week 3 – Huntershill Sports Hub, Bishopbriggs

Days

Class/class code

Dates

Times

Cost

Monday to Friday

Football Centre FC3

12 to 16 July

10am to 12noon

£39.00

Monday to Friday

Soccer Week SW3

12 to 16 July

10am to 3pm

£72.00

Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Mini Kickers MK3

12, 14, 16 July

1pm to 2pm

£12.30

Week  4 – OFF NO CLASSES

No classes.

Week  5 – Thorn Park, Bearsden - FC and SW classes are now full.

Days

Class/class code

Dates

Times

Cost

Monday to Friday

Football Centre FC4   Now full

26 to 30 July

10am to 12noon

£39.00

Monday to Friday

Soccer Week SW4     Now Full

26 to 30 July

10am to 3pm

£72.00

Monday to Friday

Mini Kickers MK4

26, 28, 30 July

1pm to 2pm

£12.30

 

Week 6 – Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre

Days

Class/class code

Dates

Times

Cost

Monday to Friday

Football Centre FC6

2 to 6 August

10am to 12noon

£39.00

Monday to Friday

Football Centre FC6/2

2 to 6 August

1pm to 3pm

£72.00

Monday to Friday

Mini Kickers MK6

2, 4, 6 August

1pm to 2pm

£12.30

*Please note we cannot offer Soccer weeks at Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre due to it being used as a vaccination centre. We would not have any internal space for lunch. Customers can book both morning and afternoon Football centres however children would have to be collected at the end of the morning session for 1 hour then sign back in again for the afternoon session.

Girls Only Summer Activity  [Now Full]

Our Girls Only camp will be run with the exact same structure to our general Football Centres. These camps promote skill development through fun games and matches concentrating on making it a fun week!

Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre

Days

class code

Dates

Times

Cost

Monday to Friday

GO2   Now Full

5 to 9 July

 1pm to 3pm

£39.00

 

Days

class code

Dates

Times

Cost

Monday Wednesday and Friday

GO5  Now Full

2, 4 and 6 August

 1pm to 3pm

£23.40

Huntershill Sports Hub

Days

class code

Dates

Times

Cost

Monday Wednesday and Friday

GO3  Now Full

12, 14 and 16 July

 1pm to 3pm

£23.40

Thorn Park, Bearsden

Days

class code

Dates

Times

Cost

Monday to Friday

GO4   Now full

26 to 30 July

 1pm to 3pm

£39.00

To book please visit https://www.edlc.co.uk/sport-leisure/football/football-development-programme for a booking form and return to scott.murray@eastdunbarton.gov.uk.

Football Development Coaches Profiles

East Dunbartonshire Football Development has a wide array of coaches working within their grassroots community programme. Each coach is committed to the development of young people within the sport of football, and player enjoyment is at our core. They hold a varying degree of football qualifications but all have achieved a minimum of the Scottish FA Level 1 qualification.

Lead Coaches

Ryan Hynes

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 2
Predominantly works in: The Allander Leisure Centre, School of Football and Schools Programme
Coaching ambitions: I really enjoy working within this grassroots programme and enjoy seeing players starting with us in our min kickers programme, and still coaching them 5/6 years later in our Football centre classes and seeing how far they have progressed.



Daniel Gormal

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 3 Advanced Children’s Licence
Predominantly works in: Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre, School of Football, Schools Programme and Advanced Player Centre
Coaching ambitions: To start coaching with a professional team and also achieve a full time development job within sport, ideally football.

 

Coaches

Brian McAuley

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 2 (UEFA B Licence Intro course)
Predominantly works in: Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre and Schools Programme
Coaching ambitions: To try and coach at the highest level possible. I am also involved in girls youth football so to progress as far as I can in that.

 

Emma Dolan

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 1~
Predominantly works in: The Allander Leisure Centre and Schools Programme
Coaching ambitions: To achieve my Scottish FA Level 2 UEFA C Licence and coach a team – no preference on level.

Alex Miller

Qualifications: UEFA B Licence
Predominantly works in: Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre, Schools Programme and Advanced Player Centre
Coaching ambitions: My ambitions are to complete my coaching qualifications within the next few years and improve myself l as much as I can. Then hopefully in years to come I would like to coach in Europe, but at the moment I am enjoying being a part of the football development team here at EDLC

Darren Hynes

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 1
Predominantly works in: The Allander Leisure Centre and Schools Programme
Coaching ambitions: To coach in some capacity within a professional team

Lewis Sanderson

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 1, Scottish FA Goalkeeping Level 1
Predominantly works in: The Allander Leisure Centre and Schools Programme
Coaching ambitions: I would love to open my own goalkeeping academy and further my coaching career within Scotland and coach at the highest level.

Gavin MacLure

Qualifications:Scottish FA Level 1
Predominantly works in:The Leisuredrome Bishopbriggs
Coaching ambitions: I work full time as Sports Development Officer however I have coached with EDLC Football Development since I was volunteer over 7 years and continue to coach as much as I can as I enjoy working with this team of coaches. I also enjoy seeing the progression the children make through all our classes.

Jack McKeown

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 2 (UEFA B Licence Intro course
Predominantly works in: Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre, Schools Programme and Advanced Player Centre
Coaching ambitions: I want to achieve my UEFA A Licence and Scottish FA Advance Children's Licence. I also want to become a Scottish FA Coach Education Tutor as well as getting a full time job working in football.  

Eva Ralston

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 1
Predominantly works in: The Leisuredrome Bishopbriggs
Coaching ambitions: I hope to improve as a football coach by learning from my colleagues and more experienced coaches at ELDC. I’m also hoping to later transfer my improved confidence & skills and spend some time coaching abroad.

Kieran McGrory

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 1
Predominantly works in: Kirkintilloch Leisure Centre
Coaching ambitions: Other than working to as high a standard as possible, my overall ambition is to coach in the United States at an Elite Youth Academy level or College/University standard.

Mark Edwards

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 1
Predominantly works in: The Leisuredrome Bishopbriggs
Coaching ambitions: To gain experience in order to continue to improve as a coach. To facilitate a fun environment for children to play and learn football.

Elly McLean

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 1
Predominantly works in: The Allander Leisure Centre
Coaching ambitions:  To learn as much as I can from the coaches and children and be as creative as I can during my sessions to prepare me for my future career as a PE teacher.



Cara Davie

Qualifications: Scottish FA Level 1
Predominantly works in: The Allander Leisure Centre
Coaching ambitions: My coaching ambitions: to gain experience by working with children in different environments in order to be successful in the future with a career in teaching.
 

 

 

For classes after summer, please visit the following children's classes page for further information.