FA Level 1 in Coaching Football

The FA Level 1 is the first step on the FA Coach Education Pathway. If you want to start, or are currently coaching football, and wish to learn more, this is the perfect course for you.

The course provides a high-quality learning experience by providing a modern and flexible course design which is led by skilled and dedicated FA Tutors who adopt a learner-centred approach.

It will provide you with your first taste of The FA’s playing and coaching philosophy - the England DNA - through the four key components: How We Coach, How We Support, The Future Player and How We Play.

On completion of the course, you will achieve the 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Football qualification. This will enable you to coach confidently and competently in your own environment. The course will also provide you with coaching ideas and ingredients to enable you to proactively build, develop and extend a series of coaching practices to create a coaching session.

To book onto the FA Level 1 in Coaching Football click here. You can also click here to watch a video which shows the steps needed to purchase a Level 1 or Level 2 course.

Important: You will need a FAN Number and password to access the course booking page.

To retrieve details of your existing FAN Number, click here.
If you need to create a FAN Number, click here.
If you need support regarding FAN numbers and passwords click here.

Terms & Conditions: Upon making a booking, Essex County FA Terms & Conditions are automatically accepted and will be implemented by the County FA if necessary. Please familiarise yourself with the Terms & Conditions Policy here. They are also located under in “Documents” section below.

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