FA Level 1 in Coaching Football

FA Level 1 in Coaching Football

Course Overview

Minimum Age: 16

Course Duration: 43 hours (total qualification time) / 33 hours (guided learning)

Price: £190

Leading To: FA Level 2 in Coaching Football

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COURSE DETAILS

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.

  • The FA Level 1 in Coaching Football, leading to the achievement of the 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Football qualification, is the first stepping-stone on the core coaching pathway. It will provide you with an introduction to coaching the game and working with players from under 7 to open age.

    You will gain insight into the game in England, how it is played and how you can coach to better support the development of future players.

    The course of learning is made up of eight guided learning, face-to-face workshops covering a range of topics linked to the England DNA, as well as some directed learning opportunities via three eLearning modules hosted on The FA Learning Management System (LMS). The eLearning modules cover core topics including the role of the coach, long-term player development and The FA Plan, Do, Review model.

- Introduction

- Qualities of a coach

- What is a game (rules and scoring system)

- The game in England

- Build a practice 'for your players'

- Review of Block 1

- England DNA (in possession, out of possession and transition)

- Technical components of the game

- Principles of play

- Develop a practice 'for your players'

- Review of Block 2

- FA 4 Corner Long-term Player Development Model

- Differentiation - supporting individuals

- Extend the practice 'for your players'

- Linking practice to match day

- Managing self, parents, players and the game on match day

- Course review

Participants will undertake the FA Safeguarding Children Workshop and the FA Level 1 Intro to First Aid in Football (IFAiF)

 

Course Pre-requisites

There are no pre-requisites to begin your FA Level 1 in Coaching Football course.

Outcomes

You will be introduced to:

  • The England DNA
  • The FA 4 Corner Model which will help you gain a better understanding of player long-term development
  • The FA Plan, Do, Review Model, helping you construct appropriate practices and sessions
  • A series of practical coaching ideas, giving you the ability to recognise the various ingredients that make up safe and engaging practices

Available Dates

Start Date
Venue
Time
9:00AM
Price
£190
Day 1
Saturday 9th November 2019 - 9am-5pm (Practical & Theory)
Day 2
Wednesday 13th November 2019 - 7pm-10pm (Emergency Aid)
Day 3
Saturday 16th November 2019 - 9am-5pm (Practical & Theory)
Day 4
Wednesday 20th November 2019 - 7pm-9pm (Safeguarding Children)
Day 5
Saturday 23rd November 2019 - 9am-5pm (Practical & Theory)
Day 6
Saturday 30th November 2019 - 9am-3pm (Practical & Theory)
Location
Harris Secondary Academy, Manor Way, Beckenham
BR3 3SJ
Contact
0208 733 2613
Courses@amateur-fa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£190
Day 1
Saturday 9th November 2019 - 9am-5pm (Practical & Theory)
Day 2
Tuesday 12th November 2019 - 7pm-10pm (Emergency Aid)
Day 3
Saturday 16th November 2019 - 9am-5pm (Practical & Theory)
Day 4
Tuesday 19th November 2019 - 7pm-9pm (Safeguarding Children)
Day 5
Saturday 23rd November 2019 - 9am-5pm (Practical & Theory)
Day 6
Saturday 30th November 2019 - 9am-3pm (Practical & Theory)
Location
Roding Valley, Alderton Hill, Loughton
IG10 3JA
Contact
Samantha Brown
0208 733 1613
courses@amateur-fa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£190
Day 1
Saturday 16th November 2019 - 9am-5pm (Practical & Theory)
Day 2
Tuesday 19th November 2019 - 7pm-10pm (Emergency Aid)
Day 3
Saturday 23rd November 2019 - 9am-5pm (Practical & Theory)
Day 4
Tuesday 26th November 2019 - 7pm-9pm (Safeguarding Children)
Day 5
Saturday 30th November 2019 - 9am-5pm (Practical & Theory)
Day 6
Saturday 7th December 2019 - 9am-3pm (Practical & Theory)
Location
Copthall School, Pursley Road, London
NW7 2EP
Contact
0208 733 2613
Courses@Amateur-fa.com

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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