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: £190.00 (for non Charter Standard Clubs), £170.00 (for Charter Standard Clubs)

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.

Please note although there are no FA pre-requisites. Please note Hampshire FA's pre-requisites for Level 1 courses undertaken in Hampshire include the following:

  • Learners must be at least 16 years of age
  • Learners must be actively coaching in a club in England
  • Learners must be living in England and have regular access to a consistent team of players

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

IMPORTANT: PLEASE NOTE THE WEBSITE IS EXPERIENCING ISSUES WITH SOME COURSE DATES BEING UPLOADED INCORRECTLY (RED TEXT). IF YOU SEE SOME INCONSISTENCY IN DATES AND WOULD LIKE TO CHECK THESE, PLEASE CONTACT JACKIE.BINNINGTON@HAMPSHIREFA.COM UNTIL THE FA RESOLVE THIS ISSUE. 

Available Dates

Start Date
Venue
Time
6:00PM
Price
190
Day 1
Wednesday 6 May ( 6.00-21.30 pm) Theory & Practical
Day 2
Wednesday 13 May ( 6.00-21.30 pm) Theory & Practical
Day 3
Wednesday 20 May ( 6.00-21.30 pm) Theory & Practical
Day 4
Thursday 21 May ( 6.30-9.30 pm) Safeguarding workshop
Day 5
Wednesday 27 May ( 6.00-21.30 pm) Theory & Practical
Day 6
Wednesday 3 June ( 6.00-21.30 pm) Theory & Practical
Day 7
Wednesday 10 June ( 6.00-21.30 pm) Theory & Practical
Day 8
Wednesday 17 June ( 6.00-21.30 pm) Theory & Practical
Location
Applemore College
Roman Road
Dibden Purlieu
Southampton
SO45 4RQ
Contact
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014
jackie.binnington@hampshirefa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£190
Location
Priory School
Fawcett Road
Southsea
Portsmouth PO4 0DL
Time
6:00PM
Price
£190
Location
Robert May School West Street
Odiham RG29 1NA

Important Information

We adhere to a strict cancellation policy and by enrolling onto our course you agree to have read and agree to be bound by our Terms and Conditions.

Get In Touch

By Phone: 01256 853014
(8:30am - 5:15pm Monday - Friday)

By Email: Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com

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