Melbourne International Course 2023

After a successful Australian course last year, Teun Thomassen & the FBS team are returning to Victoria University in 2023!

This course is spread over 2 months with a 33 hour online study load. The theoretical part of the course is split into 3 modules, and the practical part is delivered in 2 full-day workshops at the end of the course.

Course equivalent: the study load and learning outcomes of one full university subject.

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Theoretical Part:

You will gain access to the FBS Online Learning Portal from October 14th, 2023 (as per the schedule below). 

Practical Part:

  • The practical part of the course will be held at Victoria University, Footscray Park Campus Google Maps - Footscray Park Campus  . The course will begin at 9am. Please arrive at least 30 minutes early to register your attendance, we will meet at the University Bar (TBC) before heading over to the teaching gym.
  • If you are catching public transport, the closest bus stop is on Ballarat Road Google Maps - Bus Stop,. The closest train station is Footscray Station (15 minute walk from campus) Google Maps - Train Station.
  • If you are driving to the course, there is metered street parking on Mills Close (Google Maps - Street Parking), or metered parking off Farnsworth Ave (Google Maps - Parking Lot).
  • Food and drinks will be provided by the university, and coffee will be available for purchase at the on-site cafe.
  • The course is (very) intensive both physically and mentally. You can choose what exercises you want to try and don't want to try, but to get the most out the course we recommend you come prepared for everything. Please bring appropriate sportswear for both practical days. We also recommend that you have BOTH sports shoes for gym-based exercises and football boots or cleats for field-based agility exercises. There will be showers and change room facilities on-site.
  • There will be multiple theory presentations throughout the practical days, so please bring a notebook, tablet or laptop for note-taking. 
  • Waiver - upon arrival we kindly ask each participant to sign an ACCIDENT WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY FORM. In order to participate, students have to certify that they are physically fit and have not been advised to not participate by a qualified medical professional. This waiver will also certify that there are no health-related reasons or problems which preclude participation in FBS courses. If you have any questions or concerns regarding this matter, please don't hesitate to contact us. 


$2,999 (+$87.27 Admin Fee)