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FA Level 1 in Coaching

The FA Level 1 in Coaching Football provides learners with an introduction to coaching the game and working with players from under 7 to open age.
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FA Level 2 in Coaching

This nationally recognised qualification will take the learner on a journey through the core components of the England DNA.
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The FA Basic Referee Course

The first crucial step to developing as a referee
First aid course

FA Level 1 Introduction to First Aid

This course provides you with the knowledge, practical skills and confidence to attend a conscious or unconscious player, ensuring that appropriate care is given until the emergency medical services arrive and takeover, or until an alternative healthcare professional(s) assumes responsibility.
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FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid In Football

The overall aim of The FA Level 2 Emergency First Aid in Football (EFAiF) is to raise the standard of first aid provision within football. It goes beyond generic first aid and includes elements specific to football.
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FA Welfare Officers Workshop

Awarded by The FA, this course is designed to explore the role of a grassroots football club Welfare Officer.
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Fa Safeguarding Children Workshop

Awarded by The FA, this short 3 hour course provides club representatives, coaches, referees and volunteers with an awareness of best practice in safeguarding children in football. The course supports The FA’s strategic goal to raise standards across the game.
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Level 2 in Coaching Goalkeeping

FA Girl's Youth Cup

FA Goalkeeping Coaching Award Level 1

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The FA Coaching Futsal Level 1

Learn about the UEFA and FIFA approved small-sided game. On this course you will be introduced to a number of practices from which the basic technical demands of Futsal can be developed.

Additional information

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Course Terms & Conditions and Policies & Procedures

We adhere to strict policies for learners booking on courses and by enrolling onto our courses you agree to have read and agree to be bound by our Terms and Conditions and Policies & Procedures. 

Parental Consent Form

When enrolling on a course, if candidates are under 18 years of age, parental consent will need to be provided and sent to the Workforce Development Office. If parental consent is not given, the learner will not be able to attend the course.

Parental Consent Form

Oversea Learners

If you are enrolling on our courses as an overseas learner, you may not be eligible for a refund if you decide to cancel a course. We do not help with supporting documentation for applications towards visas, accommodation and travel. 

safeguarding recertification

 

Safeguarding is everybody’s responsibility.

Recognising the important role you play in football, safeguarding training and awareness must be updated every three years. Those who have previously attended a Safeguarding Children Workshop will be able to take the free online recertification course. Instructions on how to access this are available below!

Help keep football safe, not sorry.

Safeguarding Recertification