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: £230.00 (£160.00 Charter Standard)

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
Status
Available
Price
£230 or £160 WFA affiliated Charter Standard club
Day 1
Saturday 2 February 2019, 9am - 5pm, Astro & classroom
Day 2
Saturday 16 February 2019, 9am - 5pm, Astro & classroom
Day 3
Saturday 2 March 2019, 9am - 5pm, Astro & classroom
Day 4
Saturday 9 March 2019, 9am - 12.30pm, Astro & classroom
Introduction to First Aid in Football
Thursday 28 February 2019, 6.30pm - 9.30pm, classroom
Safeguarding Children
Tuesday 12 February 2019, 6.30pm - 8.30pm, classroom
Location
Prince Henrys High School
Victoria Road
Evesham
WR11 4QH
Contact
Lynne Williams
01905 827137 ext 209
lynne.williams@worcestershirefa.com
Status
Available
Price
£230 or £160 for WFA affiliated Charter Standard club
Day 1
Saturday 2 March 2019 - 9am to 5pm
Day 2
Saturday 9 March 2019 - 9am to 5pm
Day 3
Saturday 16 March 2019 - 9am to 5pm
Day 4
Saturday 23 March 2019 - 9am to 12.30pm
Intro to First Aid in Football
Tuesday 19 March 2019 - 6.30pm to 9.30pm
Safeguarding Children
Tuesday 5 March 2019 - 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Location
Wolverley CE Secondary School
Blakeshall Lane
Wolverley
Kidderminster
DY11 5XQ
Contact
Lynne Williams
0190 5 827137 *209
lynne.williams@worcestershirefa.com

Important information

All bookings are non-refundable

Before you enroll, you must have an accepted FA CRC certificate

Requests to transfer to another Worcestershire FA course will only be accepted more than 14 days before the start of the course

All transfers will be subject to a £10 administration charge

Get in touch

Lynne Williams

T: 01905 827137 ext 209
lynne.williams@worcestershirefa.com