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: £155 (Members of Charter Standard Clubs £135)

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
£155 (£135 for members of Charter Standard clubs)
Day 1
25/11/2018 9 am - 5 pm
Day 2
27/11/2018 6.30 - 9.30 pm First Aid
Day 3
2/12/2018 9 am - 5 pm
Day 4
4/12/2018 6.30 - 8.30 pm Safeguarding Children
Day 5
9/12/2018 9 am - 5 pm
Day 6
16/12/2018 9 am - 1 pm
Location
YMCA Kitto Centre
Honicknowle Lane
Plymouth
Devon
PL5 3NG
Contact
Annie Watts
01626 325914
annie.watts@devonfa.com
Price
£155 (£135 for members of Charter Standard clubs)
Day 1
27/1/2019 9 am - 5 pm
Day 2
30/01/2019 6.30 - 9.30 pm First Aid
Day 3
3/02/2019 9 am - 5 pm
Day 4
5/02/2019 6.30 - 8.30 pm Safeguarding Children
Day 5
10/02/2019 9 am - 5 pm
Day 6
17/02/2019 9 am - 1 pm
Location
St James School
SummerLane
Exeter
Devon
EX4 8NN
Contact
Annie Watts
01626 325914
annie.watts@devonfa.com
Price
£155 (£135 for members of Charter Standard clubs)
Day 1
17/02/2019 9 am - 5 pm
Day 2
19/02/2019 6.30 - 9.30 pm First Aid
Day 3
24/02/2019 9 am - 5 pm
Day 4
25/02/2019 6.30 - 8.30 pm Safeguarding Children
Day 5
3/03/2019 9 am - 5 pm
Day 6
10/03/2019 9 am - 1 pm
Location
YMCA Kitto Centre
Honicknowle Lane
Plymouth
Devon
PL5 3NG
Contact
Annie Watts
01626 325914
annie.watts@devonfa.com
Price
£155 (£135 for members of Charter Standard clubs)
Day 1
16/03/2019 9 am - 5 pm
Day 2
20/03/2019 6.30 - 9.30 pm First Aid
Day 3
23/03/2019 9 am - 5 pm
Day 4
27/03/2019 6.30 - 8.30 pm Safeguarding Children
Day 5
30/03/2019 9 am - 5 pm
Day 6
6/04/2019 9 am - 1 pm
Location
Teignmouth Community College
Exeter Road
Teignmouth
Devon
TQ14 9HZ
Contact
Annie Watts
01626 325914
annie.watts@devonfa.com
Price
£155 (£135 for members of Charter Standard clubs)
Day 1
4/05/2019 9 am - 5 pm
Day 2
9/05/2019 6.30 - 8.30 pm Safeguarding Children
Day 3
11/05/2019 9 am - 5 pm
Day 4
14/05/2019 6.30 - 9.30 pm First Aid
Day 5
18/05/2019 9 am - 5 pm
Day 6
25/05/2019 9 am - 1 pm
Location
Sandymere Sports Complex
Sandymere Road
Northam, Nr Bideford
Devon
EX39 1 XX
Contact
Annie Watts
01626 325914
annie.watts@devonfa.com

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