5 general project objectives:

  • To identify the key competences of a European-based coach education program for social inclusion through sports-based interventions;
  • To develop a European-based coach education program for youth sport that will provide a realistic strategy for social inclusion through sport;
  • To examine the feasibility and effectiveness of the program as an approach to educating grassroots coaches;
  • To disseminate evidenced-based principles of good coaching practice and project findings;
  • To bring FTR++ project findings and the proposed model to the attention of sport organizations, politicians and other policy makers concerned with youth sport as a tool of social inclusion.
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