for coaches


Become a Coach

Have you ever fancied yourself as a football coach? Think you could develop and motivate players?

Coaching provides a range of benefits, including:

  • A way to give back to the game and local community
  • Learning and re-learning leadership lessons
  • Getting a good work out...& becoming a good role model
  • The opportunity to develop new skills
  • A chance to meet and make new friends
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Development & Courses

From your first steps to the elite level qualifications, explore the journey from grassroots to professional coaching

FA Learning Courses range from the basic entry level qualifications such as the Level One Certificate in Coaching Football to more advanced levels such as the UEFA A and Pro Licences, or the FA Youth Award Courses.

There are also courses which deal with more specialist areas of football education, such as Goalkeeping Coaching Level One or Coaching Disabled Footballers.

The courses we offer are packed with expert knowledge and cover all areas of coach development across all formats of the game.

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Get in Touch...

Our coach education administrator, Megan Buller, is a font of knowledge when it comes to the FAs coaching pathway, the support and FA Courses available to coaches throughout Somerset!

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FA Coaching Courses

You get Everything but the Waistcoat...

FA Coaching courses have been developed using the England DNA coaching philosophy - exactly what Gareth Southgate and Phil Neville are using with our successful National Teams!

You too can create a successful team just like the England National Teams, by working your way up the FA Coaching Pathway through completing courses with Somerset FA!