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: £170 (£150 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
Price
£170 / £150 Charter Standard Cost - Promotional Code SOML1CS2018
Day 1
Saturday 1st December - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 2
Wednesday 5th December - 18:30 - 21:30 - Safeguarding / Emergency Aid
Day 3
Saturday 8th December - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 4
Wednesday 12th December - 18:30 - 21:30 - Safeguarding / Emergency Aid
Day 5
Saturday 15th December - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 6
Wednesday 19th December - 18:00 - 21:30
Location
Merchants Academy, South Bristol
Molesworth Drive
Bristol
BS13 9BJ
Contact
Megan Buller
01458 832359 Opt 2
Megan.Buller@SomersetFA.Com
Price
£170 / £150 Charter Standard Cost - Promotional Code SOML1CS2018
Day 1
Sunday 13th January - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 2
Thursday 17th January - 18:30- 21:30 - Safeguarding or Emergency Aid
Day 3
Sunday 20th January - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 4
Thursday 24th January - 18:30 - 21:30 - Safeguarding or Emergency Aid
Day 5
Sunday 27th January - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 6
Thursday 31st January - 18:00 - 21:30
Location
Castle School, Taunton
Wellington Road
Taunton
Somerset
TA1 5AU
Contact
Megan Buller
01458 832359 option 2
megan.buller@somersetfa.com
Price
£170 / £150 Charter Standard Cost - Promotional Code SOML1CS2018
Day 1
Saturday 26th January - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 2
Thursday 31st January - 18:30- 21:30 - Safeguarding or Emergency Aid
Day 3
Saturday 2nd February - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 4
Thursday 7th February - 18:30 - 21:30 - Safeguarding or Emergency Aid
Day 5
Saturday 9th February - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 6
Tuesday 12th February - 18:00 - 21:30
Location
Writhlington School, Radstock
Knobsury Lane
Radstock
Somerset
BA3 3NQ
Contact
Megan Buller
01458 832359 option 2
megan.buller@somersetfa.com
Price
£170 / £150 Charter Standard Cost - Promotional Code SOML1CS2018
Day 1
Sunday 10th February - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 2
Thursday 14th February - 18:30- 21:30 - Safeguarding or Emergency Aid
Day 3
Sunday 17th February - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 4
Thursday 21st February - 18:30 - 21:30 - Safeguarding or Emergency Aid
Day 5
Sunday 24th February - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 6
Thursday 28th February - 18:00 - 21:30
Location
Weston Super Mare Football Club
Wintersoke Road
Weston super Mare
Somerset
BS24 9AA
Contact
Megan Buller
01458 832359 option 2
megan.buller@somersetfa.com
Price
£170 / £150 Charter Standard Cost - Promotional Code SOML1CS2018
Day 1
Saturday 2nd March - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 2
Tuesday 5th March - 18:30- 21:30 - Safeguarding or Emergency Aid
Day 3
Saturday 9th March - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 4
Wednesday 13th March - 18:30 - 21:30 - Safeguarding or Emergency Aid
Day 5
Saturday 16th March- 09:00 - 17:00
Day 6
Wednesday 20th March - 18:00 - 21:30
Location
Bridgwater College
Bath Road
Bridgwater
Somerset
TA6 4PS
Contact
Megan Buller
01458 832359 option 2
megan.buller@somersetfa.com
Price
£170 / £150 Charter Standard Cost - Promotional Code SOML1CS2018
Day 1
Sunday 10th March - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 2
Wednesday 13th March - 18:30- 21:30 - Safeguarding or Emergency Aid
Day 3
Sunday 17th March - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 4
Wednesday 20th March - 18:30 - 21:30 - Safeguarding or Emergency Aid
Day 5
Sunday 24th March- 09:00 - 17:00
Day 6
Wednesday 27th March - 18:00 - 21:30
Location
Odd Down Sports Centre
Chelwood Drive
Bath
Somerset
BA2 2PR
Contact
Megan Buller
01458 832359 option 2
megan.buller@somersetfa.com
Price
£170 / £150 Charter Standard Cost - Promotional Code SOML1CS2018
Day 1
Sunday 9th June - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 2
Thursday 13th June - 18:30- 21:30 - Safeguarding or Emergency Aid
Day 3
Sunday 16th June - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 4
Thursday 20th June - 18:30 - 21:30 - Safeguarding or Emergency Aid
Day 5
Sunday 23rd June - 09:00 - 17:00
Day 6
Thursday 27th June - 18:00 - 21:30
Location
Weston Super Mare Football Club
Wintersoke Road
Weston super Mare
Somerset
BS24 9AA
Contact
Megan Buller
01458 832359 option 2
megan.buller@somersetfa.com

Please make sure that you can attend each and every scheduled course date ahead of making your booking. It is mandatory that you attend all dates to complete this coaching course.

If you are aged 16 to 19, in full time education, or have not been a resident in the EU for the last 3 years - please contact Megan Buller prior to booking onto the course.