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: £175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)

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 Basic First Aid for Sport and The FA Emergency Aid courses

 

Course Pre-requisites

You must take part in The FA Emergency Aid and Safeguarding components (Workshop 8) of this course in order to receive your certification.

*if you have an FA Safeguarding Children Workshop certificate which is less than three years old or have completed the Safeguarding Children Recertification within the last three years you do not need to attend this module. However, completion of this module will update your qualification for a further three years.

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
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Kevin Watts
Location
Noak Hill Sports Complex
Noak Hill Road
Romford
Essex
RM3 7YA
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Andrew Crowl
Location
Noak Hill Sports Centre
Noak Hill Road
Romford
Essex
RM3 7YA
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Steven Bartlett
Location
Shrub End Community & Sports Centre
Boadicea Way
Colchester
Essex
CO2 9BG
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Zak Wooster
Location
Moulsham High School
Brian Close
Chelmsford
Essex
CM2 9ES
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Kevin Watts
Location
Forest Row Centre
Lodge Lane
Romford
Essex
RM5 2LD
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Steven Bartlett
Location
Shrub End Community & Sports Centre
Boadicea Way
Colchester
Essex
CO2 9BG
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Zak Wooster and Gary Piggott
Location
Wickford Town FC
Oak Avenue
Wickford
Essex
SS11 8SB
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Creag Lawrence, Kevin Watts and Andrew Crowl
Location
Noak Hill Sports Complex
Noak Hill Road
Romford
Essex
RM4 1QJ
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Steve Downey
Location
Shrub End Community & Sports Centre
Boadicea Way
Colchester
Essex
CO2 9BG
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Zak Wooster
Location
Moulsham High School
Brian Close
Chelmsford
Essex
CM2 9ES
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Kevin Watts
Location
Wickford Town FC
Oak Avenue
Wickford
Essex
SS11 8SB
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Rob Munro
Location
Forest Row Centre
Lodge Lane
Romford
Essex
RM5 2LD
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Steve Downey
Location
Shrub End Community & Sports Centre
Boadicea Way
Colchester
Essex
CO2 9BG
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Lewis Spencer
Location
Wickford Town FC
Oak Avenue
Wickford
Essex
SS11 8SB
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Mike Richardson
Location
Moulsham High School
Brian Close
Chelmsford
Essex
CM2 9ES
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Kevin Watts
Location
Forest Row Centre
Lodge Lane
Romford
Essex
RM5 2LD
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Rob Munro
Location
Shrub End Community & Sports Centre
Boadicea Way
Colchester
Essex
CO2 9BG
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Andrew Crowl
Location
Noak Hill Sports Complex
Noak Hill Road
Romford
Essex
RM4 1QJ
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Alan Ackrell
Location
Moulsham High School
Brian Close
Chelmsford
Essex
CM2 9ES
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Steve Downey
Location
Shrub End Community & Sports Centre
Boadicea Way
Colchester
Essex
CO2 9BG
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Gary Piggott
Location
Wickford Town FC
Oak Avenue
Wickford
Essex
SS11 8SB
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com

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