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 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
6:30PM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Mon 3rd Jun
6:30–10:00pm
Mon 10th Jun
6:30–10:00pm
Mon 17th Jun
6:30–10:00pm
Mon 24th Jun
6:30–10:00pm
Mon 1st Jul
6:30–10:00pm
Mon 8th Jul
6:30–10:00pm
Mon 15th Jul
6:30–10:00pm
Mon 22nd Jul
6:30–9:30pm
Mon 29th Jul
6:30–8:30pm
Tutor
Steve Downey
Location
Philip Morant School
Rembrandt Way
Colchester
Essex
CO3 4QS
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Sat 6th Jul
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 7th Jul
9:00am-3:00pm
Sat 13th Jul
9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 20th Jul
9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 27th Jul
9:00am-12:30pm
Location
Shrub End Community & Sports Centre
Boadicea Way
Colchester
Essex
CO2 9BG
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Sat 6th Jul
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 7th Jul
9:00am-3:00pm
Sat 13th Jul
9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 20th Jul
9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 27th Jul
9:00am-12:30pm
Location
Wickford Town FC
Oak Avenue
Wickford
Essex
SS11 8RZ
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Time
6:30PM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Mon 8th Jul
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 15th Jul
6:30-8:30pm
Mon 22nd Jul
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 29th Jul
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 5th Aug
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 12th Aug
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 19th Aug
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 2nd Sep
6:30-9:30pm
Mon 9th Sep
6:30-10:00pm
Location
Noak Hill Sports Complex
Noak Hill Road
Romford
Essex
RM4 1QJ
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Sat 20th Jul
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 21st Jul
9:00am-3:00pm
Sat 27th Jul
9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 3rd Aug
9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 10th Aug
9:00am-12:30pm
Location
New Hall School
The Avenue, Boreham
Chelmsford
Essex
CM3 3HS
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Sat 20th Jul
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 21st Jul
9:00am-3:00pm
Sat 27th Jul
9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 3rd Aug
9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 10th Aug
9:00am-12:30pm
Location
Frenford FC
The Jack Carter Centre, The Drive
Ilford
Essex
IG1 3PS
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Mon 29th Jul
9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 3rd Aug
9:00am-3:00pm
Mon 5th Aug
9:00am-5:00pm
Mon 12th Aug
9:00am-5:00pm
Mon 19th Aug
9:00am-12:30pm
Location
New Hall School
The Avenue, Boreham
Chelmsford
Essex
CM3 3HS
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Sat 24th Aug
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 25th Aug
9:00am-3:00pm
Sat 31st Aug
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 8th Sep
9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 14th Sep
9:00am-12:30pm
Location
Forest Row Centre
Lodge Lane
Romford
Essex
RM5 2LD
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Thurs 5th Sep
9:00am-5:00pm
Fri 6th Sep
9:00am-5:00pm
Wed 11th Sep
6:30-9:30pm
Fri 13th Sep
9:00am-5:00pm
Wed 18th Sep
6:30-8:30pm
Fri 20th Sep
9:00am-12:30pm
Location
Wickford Town FC
Oak Avenue
Wickford
Essex
SS11 8RZ
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Sat 7th Sep
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 15th Sep
9:00am-3:00pm
Sat 21st Sep
9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 28th Sep
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 29th Sep
9:00am-12:30pm
Location
Thorpe Hall School
Wakering Road
Southend-on-Sea
Essex
SS1 3RD
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Sat 7th Sep
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 15th Sep
9:00am-3:00pm
Sat 21st Sep
9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 28th Sep
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 29th Sep
9:00am-12:30pm
Location
University of Essex
Wivenhoe Park
Colchester
Essex
CO4 3SQ
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Time
6:30PM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Mon 9th Sep
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 16th Sep
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 23rd Sep
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 30th Sep
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 7th Oct
6:30-9:30pm
Mon 14th Oct
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 21st Oct
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 28th Oct
6:30-8:30pm
Mon 4th Nov
6:30-10:00pm
Location
Beauchamps High School
Beauchamps Drive
Wickford
Essex
SS11 8SB
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Time
6:30PM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Mon 9th Sep
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 16th Sep
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 23rd Sep
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 30th Sep
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 7th Oct
6:30-8:30pm
Mon 14th Oct
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 21st Oct
6:30-10:00pm
Mon 28th Oct
6:30-9:30pm
Mon 4th Nov
6:30-10:00pm
Location
Beauchamps High School
Beauchamps Drive
Wickford
Essex
SS11 8SB
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Sat 5th Oct
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 13th Oct
9:00am-3:00pm
Sat 19th Oct
9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 26th Oct
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 27th Oct
9:00am-12:30pm
Location
Frenford FC
The Jack Carter Centre, The Drive
Ilford
Essex
IG1 3PS
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Sat 5th Oct
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 13th Oct
9:00am-3:00pm
Sat 19th Oct
9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 26th Oct
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 27th Oct
9:00am-12:30pm
Location
Writtle University College Sports Ground
Fox Burrows Lane
Chelmsford
Essex
CM1 3SS
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Sat 12th Oct
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 20th Oct
9:00am-3:00pm
Sat 26th Oct
9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 2nd Nov
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 3rd Nov
9:00am-12:30pm
Location
Thorpe Hall School
Wakering Road
Southend-on-Sea
Essex
SS1 3RD
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£175 (£155 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Sat 12th Oct
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 20th Oct
9:00am-3:00pm
Sat 26th Oct
9:00am-5:00pm
Sat 2nd Nov
9:00am-5:00pm
Sun 3rd Nov
9:00am-12:30pm
Location
University of Essex
Wivenhoe Park
Colchester
Essex
CO4 3SQ
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com

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