FA Level 1 in Coaching Football

FA Level 1 in Coaching Football

Course Overview

Minimum Age: 16

Course Duration: 33 hours

Price: £165

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
Price
£165
Location
Rugby Town JFC
Kilsby Lane
Rugby
Warwickshire
CV21 4PN
Contact
Education Team
0121 357 4278
support@birminghamfa.com
Price
£165
Location
Our Lady St Chads Academy
Old Fallings Lane
Wolverhampton
WV10 8BL
Contact
Education Team
0121 357 4278
support@birminghamfa.com
Price
£165
Location
CTC Kingshurst Academy
Cooks Lane
Birmingham
West Midlands
B37 6NU
Contact
Education Team
0121 357 4278
support@birminghamfa.com
Price
£165
Location
Portway Lifestyle Centre
Newbury Lane
Oldbury
West Midlands
B69 1HE
Contact
Education Team
0121 357 4278
support@birminghamfa.com
Price
£165
Location
Blue Coat School
Terry Road
Coventry
CV1 2BA
Contact
Education Team
0121 357 4278
support@birminghamfa.com
Price
£165
Location
Meadow Community Sports Centre
Kenilworth School
Leyes Lane
Kenilworth
CV8 2DA
Contact
Education Team
0121 357 4278
support@birminghamfa.com
Price
£165
Location
Rugby Town JFC
Kilsby Lane
Rugby
Warwickshire
CV21 4PN
Contact
Education Team
0121 357 4278
support@birminghamfa.com
Price
£165
Location
Ormiston Shelfield Academy
Broad Way
Pelsall
Walsall
WS4 1BW
Contact
Education Team
0121 357 4278
support@birminghamfa.com
Price
£165
Location
CTC Kingshurst Academy
Cooks Lane
Birmingham
West Midlands
B37 6NU
Contact
Education Team
0121 357 4278
support@birminghamfa.com
Price
£165
Location
Our Lady St Chads Academy
Old Fallings Lane
Wolverhampton
WV10 8BL
Contact
Education Team
0121 357 4278
support@birminghamfa.com

Cancellation

Should a candidate need to cancel their place on a course for any reason, the following criteria will apply:

  • 21 working days' notice – Full refund less a £10 administration charge, transfer available at a £10 admin charge.
  • 8-20 working days' notice – No refund, transfer available at a £10 admin charge.
  • 0-7 working days' notice – No refund or transfer available.
TERMS & Conditions

Course Fulfilment

Learners are required to attend all dates and times associated to the course they have booked onto.

Failure to attend all dates and times will result in non-qualification and individuals will need to book and pay to attend the course again in full to become certificated.

FAQS

Unfortunately not. Each individual learner is required to book their place using their own FAN and Password. This is to ensure our information on medical conditions, emergency contacts etc is accurate and up to date. The booking agreement is always between Birmingham FA and the individual learner.

No, learners are required to attend all dates and times associated to the course they have booked onto. Failure to attend all dates and times will result in non-qualification and individuals will need to book and pay to attend the course again in full to become certificated.

We are unable to reserve places or take part payments for any of our courses. Bookings are taken on a first come first served basis from online registration where full payment is required.

To express an interest in one of our courses, please email support@birminghamfa.com along with your name, email and which course you are enquiring about.

Get In Touch

Phone

0121 357 4278
(Monday - Friday)

Email

support@birminghamfa.com