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TThe DPL is proud to announce the launch of DPL Mentor, a innovative, integrated coach education program for leaders and coaches to aid the development of Staff and Players. The DPL has grown significantly over the past 3 years and the league is firmly focused on continuing to improve the competitive standard for our members. Coach education is the next evolution for The DPL as the league strives to afford memorable and purposeful programming to it’s members.
What's new?
Understanding Anxiety
Welcome to the MiMentor Psychology course focusing on anxiety, stress and coping.

This introductory course will give you a greater knowledge of anxiety, what provokes it, and how to manage anxiety.

The second part of the course will be launched in early 2023 we will discuss the concepts of anxiety, stress and coping within the context of sport and performance.

The aims of this course are to help coaches and managers:
- Develop an understanding of anxiety, stress and coping in performance environments.
- Understand the theoretical underpinnings of these concepts.
- Explore the areas of anxiety, stress and coping in relation to your own self and performance states.
- Enhance awareness of their role in supporting others during times of heightened anxiety and stress.
The New Coach Technical Guide
This technical guide supports our New Coach course, and those coaches managing a team for the first time.
Understanding The Principles of Play
In this mini-course, we take a closer look at the fundamentals of football tactics - the Principles of Play, and consider the important coaching points for developing players.
World-class education right at your fingertips. The DPL partnership with MiMentor features a number of FREE introduction courses that cover topics from nutrition and sports psychology, to conditioning and decision making. Memorable and Purposeful content to elevate the standards of coaching and play across the country.