Course Information

Birmingham County FA prides itself on producing great quality coaches to support the growth of and raising the standards of grassroots football.


All FA Courses are organised through Approved FA Coach Education Centres and not organised by Birmingham County FA.

There are 13 accredited Coach Education Centres within the Birmingham County FA region who deliver courses all year round to people from a variety of backgrounds.

For more details on the range of qualifications offered within football, visit:  

Terms and Conditions for booking a course:

Birmingham County FA does not accept any responsibility for the loss, or damage to, candidate property or for personal injury however caused.

If you are suspended from football (by any County FA) then you are suspended from all football activity including courses.

Should you miss any session(s) of any course you sign up to, the Birmingham County FA reserve the right to remove you from the course, and no refund will be given. However in exceptional circumstances candidates may be offered the opportunity to attend missed session(s) on other courses should availability allow, and the Birmingham County FA will charge you accordingly.

You will respect the course tutor, course venue and other candidates and their points of view and you will understand that if your behaviour, language or conduct is deemed ‘unacceptable’ ‘offensive’ or ‘harmful’ for any reason, the Birmingham County FA and the venues reserves the right to exclude you from continuing on your chosen course and if necessary, future courses.

Coach Education Transfer Policy

Should you wish you application to be transferred from one course to another (of the same type and value) then an administration fee will be charged for all courses and workshops. Please contact the Coach Education Team for further details on 0121 357 4278 (option 2).

How to Book

To book onto any of the courses please visit Book Online or the relevant course link where you will find details of all courses available including dates, locations and costs.

For any help or advise please contact the Coach Education Team, on (0121 357 4278- option 2).

For all referee course enquires please contact David Nixon, National Game Strategy - Referee Officer, on (0121 357 4278- option 1) .

Please note that all course costs advertised on this website are correct at the time of print. Birmingham County FA reserves the right to amend the course costs as necessary at any time during the year.

- No bookings will be taken or spaces reserved without a completed booking form and full payment.