More CAF Courses for NFA secretariat

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The Confederation of African Football (CAF) is serious with capacity building and will be hosting three more Namibians for the CAF Referees Development Workshop in Cairo as well as the Technical Directors Seminar in Rabat.

Namibia Football Association (NFA) Referees Manager Absalom Goseb and National Referees Chairman Erastus Shilunga will on Sunday travel to Cairo, Egypt to attend the CAF Referees Development Workshop from 13 to 15 March.

The workshop will be leveraging the level of the referees in Africa through sharing and exchanging ideas; Learning about each other; Networking and connections; Standardizing the vision and Looking for future collaborations between Member Associations and CAF .

Shilunga and Goseb will be expected to deliver an eight (8) minutes presentation (with a Power Point), followed by two (2) minutes Q & A. The presentation will cover the following topics: . Organizational Structure; Committee and the department Structure; Number and categories of the referees; Appointment system or Criteria of selection of the international referees; Main instructors Assessors; Follow up and evaluation system; Development programs including youth and women; Competitions {Age group, league, women); Technology (lT personal, platforms, teaching Material) and Challenges and future plans.

Technical Director of the NFA Timo Tjongarero, who left the country on Wednesday, will be attending the CAF Technical Directors' Seminar in Rabat, Morocco. The course will start on Friday, 09 March Monday, 12 March. The objective of the seminar is to review the entire CAF Coaching Licensing System and align it with the other Confederations to obtain an equivalence agreement with them. The meeting will also introduce a new CAF Coaching License Convention. Tjongarero will make a presentation on the activities within the NFA.