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: £

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 accurately identified
  • be at least 16 years of age
  • have completed the 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Football
  • be able to communicate effectively in English (this includes listening, speaking, reading and writing).
  • hold an in date FA Level 1 Introduction to First Aid in Football (IFAiF) (previously known as FA Emergency Aid)
  • hold a current certificate for The FA Safeguarding Children Workshop, The FA Safeguarding Children How We Support or The FA Online Safeguarding Children Recertification
  • regularly coaching a group of players in England who are aged u7+ and whom regularly play in organised/competitive fixtures in order to complete the assessed project and thus be eligible to complete the qualification

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

Available Dates

Start Date
Venue
Price
FEMALE ONLY Level 2 course - Course to be planned for Summer 2020
Tutor
Register your interest to annie.watts@devonfa.com or by clicking on BOOK COURSE below
Location
Devon FA - FEMALE ONLY Level 2
Time
9:00AM
Price
£315 (£295 for members of Charter Standard clubs)
All days
9 am - 5 pm
Day 1
Sat 1 February 2020
Day 2
Sun 2 February 2020
Day 3
Sat 8 February 2020
Day 4
Sun 9 February 2020
Day 5
Sat 25 April 2020
Day 6
Sun 26 April 2020
Day 7
Sat 2 May 2020
Day 8
Sat 4 July 2020
Day 9
Sun 5 July 2020
Day 10
Sat 11 July 2020
Location
Plymstock School
Church Road
Plymstock, Plymouth
Devon
PL9 9AZ
Contact
Annie Watts
01626 325914
annie.watts@devonfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£315 (£295 for members of Charter Standard clubs)
All days
9 am - 5 pm
Day 1
Sat 8 February 2020
Day 2
Sat 15 February 2020
Day 3
Sat 22 February 2020
Day 4
Sat 29 February 2020
Day 5
Sat 21 March 2020
Day 6
Sat 28 March 2020
Day 7
Sat 4 April 2020
Day 8
Sat 27 June 2020
Day 9
Sun 28 June 2020
Day 10
Sat 4 July 2020
Location
Sandymere Sports Complex
Sandymere Road, Northam
Nr Bideford
Devon
EX39 1XX
Contact
Annie Watts
01626 325914
annie.watts@devonfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£315 (£295 for members of Charter Standard clubs)
All days
9 am - 5 pm
Day 1
Sat 13 June 2020
Day 2
Sun 14 June 2020
Day 3
Sat 20 June 2020
Day 4
Sun 21 June 2020
Day 5
Sat 26 September 2020
Day 6
Sun 27 September 2020
Day 7
Sat 3 October 2020
Day 8
Sat 5 December 2020
Day 9
Sun 6 December 2020
Day 10
Sat 12 December 2020
Location
Teignmouth Community College
Exeter Road
Teignmouth
Devon
TQ14 9HZ
Contact
Annie Watts
01626 325914
annie.watts@devonfa.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.

get in touch

Lead Officer for all Coach Education courses

Annie Watts

By Phone: 01626 325914
(9am - 5pm Monday - Friday)

By Email: annie.watts@devonfa.com