FA Level 2 in Coaching Football

FA Level 2 in Coaching Football

Course Overview

Minimum Age: 16

Course Duration: ​145 hours (total qualification time) / 73 hours (guided learning)

Price: £260.00

Leading To: FA Level 3 (UEFA B) in Coaching Football

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COURSE DETAILS

This nationally recognised qualification will take the learner on a journey through the core components of the England DNA.

This nationally recognised qualification, awarded by 1st4sport Qualifications will take you on a journey through the core components of the England DNA – How We Coach, How We Play, How We Support and The Future Player, helping you to begin shaping or refining your own coaching philosophy.

The course is made up of 20 guided learning, face-to-face workshops covering a range of topics linked to the England DNA, split into three blocks of learning (Block 1 – How We Coach, Block 2 – How We Support and The Future Player, Block 3 – How We Play). You will also receive up to two support visits between blocks to develop you in your own coaching environment.

- Course introduction, FA Level 1 review and consolidation

- Role of the coach / coaching philosophy

- The social corner

- Helping players learn

- Motivation

- Self esteem

- Practice spectrum

- Developing skill

- Course introduction, Block 1 review and consolidation

- Player potential

- Managing difference

- Developing behaviour

- Managing mistakes

- The physical corner

Course introduction, Block 1 & 2 review and consolidation

- In possession 1

- In possession 2

- Out of possession 1

- Out of possession 2

- Goalkeeping

 

Course Pre-requisites

Prior to registration, learners must:

  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Hold The FA Level 1 in Coaching Football
  • Prior to registration at Block 2 – hold The FA Youth Award Module 1 OR have completed Level 2, Block 1
  • Prior to registration at Block 3 - hold The FA Youth Award Module 1 and 2 OR have completed The FA Level 2 Blocks 1 and 2
  • Must reside in England for the duration of the course and have regular access to a consistent team in order to complete their project and be able to successfully engage with the in-situ support visits (that must only take place in England)
*For a learner to complete the qualification and become certificated they must hold, as a minimum, a current FA Emergency Aid/IFAiF certificate and an FA Safeguarding Children/FA Safeguarding for Coaches certificate.

Outcomes

  • Develop an understanding of yourself as a coach, your players and the game itself
  • Develop game-like practices which incorporate decision-making while remaining enjoyable
  • Plan, deliver and evaluate a series of progressive football coaching sessions independently
  • Consider the age, ability, maturity and experience of players in your care

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Looking for a club?

In order to undertake your FA Level 1 in Coaching Football, FA Level 2 or FA Level 3 in Coaching Football (UEFA B), you MUST be actively coaching at a club. If you don't have a club, we can help. Click on the below link to advertise opportunities with us. Alternatively you can search via The FA's 'Find Football Near You' tool displayed on this page, complete the requirements selecting 'clubs' in the type column and a range of clubs will appear near you. Feel free to contact the clubs closest to you for any volunteer coaching placements. Good luck!

Available Dates

Start Date
Venue
Price
£260.00
Location
Robert May School
West Street
Odiham
Hampshire
RG29 1NA
Contact
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014
Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com
Price
£135.00
Location
Robert May School
West Street
Odiham
Hampshire
RG29 1NA
Contact
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014
Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com
Price
£135.00
Location
Goals Portsmouth
Tangiers Road
Portsmouth
Hampshire
PO3 6QA
Contact
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014
Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com
Price
£135.00
Location
Brockenhurst College
Lyndhurst Road
Brockenhurst
Hampshire
SO42 7ZE
Contact
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014
Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com
Price
£260.00
Location
Brockenhurst College
Lyndhurst Road
Brockenhurst
Hampshire
SO42 7ZE
Contact
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014
Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com
Price
£135.00
Location
Fleming Park Sports Centre
Passfield Avenue
Eastleigh
Hampshire
SO50 9NL
Contact
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014
Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com
Price
£260.00 (Full Course)
Location
Fleming Park Sports Centre
Passfield Avenue
Eastleigh
Hampshire
SO50 9NL
Contact
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014
Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com
Price
£135.00
Location
Fleming Park Sports Centre
Passfield Avenue
Eastleigh
Hampshire
SO50 9NL
Contact
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014
Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com
Price
£135.00
Location
Robert May School
West Street
Odiham
Hampshire
RG29 1NA
Contact
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014
Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com
Price
£135.00
Location
Priory School
Fawcett Road
Portsmouth
Hampshire
PO4 0DL
Contact
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014
Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com
Price
£135.00
Location
Brockenhurst College
Lyndhurst Road
Brockenhurst
Hampshire
SO42 7ZE
Contact
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014
Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com
Price
£135.00
Location
Hounsdown School
Jacobs Gutter Lane
Totton, Southampton
Hampshire
SO40 9FT
Contact
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014
Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com
Price
£135.00
Location
Fleming Park Sports Centre
Passfield Avenue
Eastleigh
Hampshire
SO50 9NL
Contact
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014
Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com
Price
£135.00
Location
Brockenhurst College
Lyndhurst Road
Lyndhurst
SO42 7ZE
Contact
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014
Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com
Price
£135.00.
Location
Robert May School
West Street
Odiham
Hampshire
RG20 1NA
Contact
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014
Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com

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.

Course Is Full

We cannot squeeze anyone else on if the course is full. We do not operate a waiting list either. Please download our App to receive alerts of cancellations.

FAQS

Yes, all learners are required to be actively coaching at a club in England and with regular access to a consistent team of players. This applies to all coaching courses.

Yes, you can complete the whole qualification again or you can complete individual blocks.

You can complete individual blocks (Block 1, Block 2 & Block 3). Please check the above list of courses; in the note section of each course it will state what Block it is.

You will need to have two in-situ visits from your FA Tutor for the successful completion of the FA Level 2 course. This is when an FA Tutor will come and visit you at your club and provide further learning opportunities. 

Your certificate will be dispatched within 10 weeks upon successful completion. If you have not received it by then, please contact us.

Get In Touch

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

By Email: Jackie.Binnington@HampshireFA.com