FA Level 2 in Coaching Football

FA Level 2 in Coaching Football

Course Overview

Minimum Age: 16

Course Duration: ​145 hours (total qualification time) / 73 hours (guided learning)

Price: £145 Block 1, £130 Block 2, £130 Block 3 or £125, £115 and £115 respectively for FA Charter Standard Clubs

Leading To: FA Level 3 (UEFA B) in Coaching Football

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COURSE DETAILS

This nationally recognised qualification will take the learner on a journey through the core components of the England DNA.

This nationally recognised qualification, awarded by 1st4sport Qualifications will take you on a journey through the core components of the England DNA – How We Coach, How We Play, How We Support and The Future Player, helping you to begin shaping or refining your own coaching philosophy.

The course is made up of 20 guided learning, face-to-face workshops covering a range of topics linked to the England DNA, split into three blocks of learning (Block 1 – How We Coach, Block 2 – How We Support and The Future Player, Block 3 – How We Play). You will also receive up to two support visits between blocks to develop you in your own coaching environment.

- Course introduction, FA Level 1 review and consolidation

- Role of the coach / coaching philosophy

- The social corner

- Helping players learn

- Motivation

- Self esteem

- Practice spectrum

- Developing skill

- Course introduction, Block 1 review and consolidation

- Player potential

- Managing difference

- Developing behaviour

- Managing mistakes

- The physical corner

Course introduction, Block 1 & 2 review and consolidation

- In possession 1

- In possession 2

- Out of possession 1

- Out of possession 2

- Goalkeeping

 

Course Pre-requisites

Prior to registration, learners must:

  • be accurately identified
  • be at least 16 years of age
  • have completed the 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Football
  • be able to communicate effectively in English (this includes listening, speaking, reading and writing).
  • hold an in date FA Level 1 Introduction to First Aid in Football (IFAiF) (previously known as FA Emergency Aid)
  • hold a current certificate for The FA Workshop Safeguarding Children in Football

Outcomes

  • Develop an understanding of yourself as a coach, your players and the game itself
  • Develop game-like practices which incorporate decision-making while remaining enjoyable
  • Plan, deliver and evaluate a series of progressive football coaching sessions independently
  • Consider the age, ability, maturity and experience of players in your care

Available Dates

Start Date
Venue
Status
Available
Price
£130 (£115 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
TBC
Location
(BLOCK 3) Writtle University College Sports Ground
Fox Burrows Lane
Chelmsford
Essex
CM1 3SS
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Status
Available
Price
£145 (£125 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Gary Piggott and Michael Richardson
Location
(BLOCK 1) Shrub End Community & Sports Centre
Boadicea Way
Colchester
Essex
CO2 9BG
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Status
Available
Price
£130 (£115 FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Rob Munro and Zak Wooster
Location
(BLOCK 2) Forest Row Centre
Lodge Lane
Romford
Essex
RM5 2LD
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com
Status
Available
Price
£145 (£125 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Steve Bartlett and Gary Piggott
Location
(BLOCK 2) Writtle University College Sports Ground
Fox Burrows Lane
Chelmsford
Essex
CM1 3SS
Contact
Lawrence Gower
(01245) 393070
lawrence.gower@essexfa.com
Status
Available
Price
£145 (£125 for FA Charter Standard Clubs)
Tutor
Gary Piggott and Andrew Crowl
Location
(BLOCK 1) Forest Row Centre
Lodge Lane
Romford
Essex
RM5 2LD
Contact
Sue Hammond
(01245) 393072
sue.hammond@essexfa.com

Important Information

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Terms and Conditions

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