The sessions are aimed at helping Cambridge’s coaches to improve their coaching skills.
Herbert, who is Cambridge FC’s technical director, holds coach education sessions at the senior clubrooms every third Monday of the month, between 6pm and 7.30pm.
Previous sessions were held in May and June.
All coaches are welcome.
“Our aim is to help our young players to improve by raising the quality of the coaching they receive,” Herbert explained.
Juniors co-ordinator Tim Bailey said the sessions would provide a forum for all coaches to meet, discuss ideas and learn different techniques.
“In addition, from time to time, a coach from RHFA will come to one or two trainings throughout the year, and be on hand to observe and assist with a session if the coach is interested and willing,” Bailey said.
Ricki Herbert coaching development sessions for 2018
- Monday July 16
- Monday August 20
The Ricki Herbert Football Academy is also overseeing Cambridge’s Future Reds programme this year, providing qualified coaches to work with junior players during their weekly sessions.
The Future Reds programme comprises player development sessions (open to all) and a skills centre (by invitation only).