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: £190 (Includes VAT of approx. £32)

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
Time
9:00AM
Price
£190
Day 1
02.08.19 9am-5pm
Day 2
09.08.19 9am-5pm
Emergency Aid
14.08.19 7pm-9pm
Day 3
16.08.19 9am-5pm
Day 4
23.08.19 9am-12:30pm
Safeguarding
23.08.19 1:30pm-3:30pm
Tutor
M.Pring
Location
Meridian School
99 Garden Walk
Royston
Herts
SG8 7JH
Contact
Coach Education Team
01462677622
Contactus@hertfordshirefa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£190
Day 1
04.08.2019 9am-5pm
Safeguarding
07.08.19 7pm-9pm
Day 2
11.08.19 9am-5pm
Day 3
18.08.19 9am-5pm
Day 4
25.08.19 9am-12:30pm
Emergency Aid
25.08.19 1:30pm-4:30pm
Tutor
F.O'Brien
Location
Nicholas Breakspear Sports Centre
Colney Heath Lane
St Albans
Herts
AL4 0TT
Contact
Coach Education Team
01462677622
contactus@hertfordshirefa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£190
Day 1
13.08.19 9am-5pm
Safeguarding
15.08.19 10am-12pm
Emergency Aid
15.08.19 12:30pm-3:30pm
Day 2
20.08.19 9am-5pm
Day 3
27.08.19 9am-5pm
Day 4
29.08.19 9am-12:30pm
Tutor
Y.Latif
Location
Hertfordshire FA
Community Football Centre
Baldock Road
Letchworth, Herts
SG6 2EN
Contact
Coach Education Team
01462 677622
contactus@hertfordshirefa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£190
Day 1
31.08.19 9am-5pm
Day 2
01.09.19 9am-12:30pm
Day 3
08.09.19 9am-5pm
Day 4
15.09.19 9am-5pm
Emergency Aid
11.09.19 7pm-10pm
Safeguarding
04.09.19 7pm-9pm
Tutor
M.Pring
Location
Nicholas Breakspear Sports Centre
Colney Heath Lane
St Albans
AL4 0TT
Contact
Coach Education Team
01462 677622
contactus@hertfordshirefa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£190.00
Emergency Aid
05.09.19 7pm-10pm
Day 1
09.09.19 9am-5pm
Day 2
16.09.19 9am-12:30pm
Safeguarding
16.09.19 - 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Day 3
23.09.19 9am-5pm
Day 4
30.09.19 9am-5pm
Tutor
D.Fenner
Location
Rowley Lane Sports Ground
Rowley Lane
Barnet
EN5 3HW
Contact
Coach Education Team
01462 677622
contactus@hertfordshirefa.com
Time
6:30PM
Price
£190
Day 1
16.09.19 6:30pm-10pm
Day 2
23.09.19 6:30pm-10pm
Safeguarding
25.09.19 7pm-9pm
Day 3
30.09.19 6:30pm-10pm
Day 4
01.10.19 6:30pm-10pm
Day 5
09.10.19 6:30pm-10pm
Day 6
16.10.19 6:30pm-10pm
Day 7
21.10.19 6:30pm-10pm
Emergency Aid
23.10.19 6:30pm-9:30pm
Tutor
K.Fox
Location
Hertfordshire FA
Community Football Centre
Baldock Road
Letchworth
SG6 2EN
Contact
Coach Education Team
01462677622
contactus@hertfordshirefa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£190
Day 1
30.11.19 9am-5pm
Safeguarding
04.12.19 7pm-9pm
Day 2
07.12.19 9am-5pm
IFAiF
11.12.19 7pm-10pm
Day 3
14.12.19 9am-5pm
Day 4
15.12.19 9am-12:30pm
Tutor
Kieran Fox
Location
The Hemel Hempstead School
Heath Lane
Hemel Hempstead
HP1 1TX
Contact
Coach Education Team
01462 677622
contactus@hertfordshirefa.com

Important Information

Learners are required to attend all dates and times associated to the course they have booked onto. Failure to attend all dates and times will result in non-qualification and individuals will need to book and pay to attend the course again in full to become certificated. 

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No, learners are required to attend all dates and times associated to the course they have booked onto. Failure to attend all dates and times will result in non-qualification and individuals will need to book and pay to attend the course again in full to become certificated.
Yes, you will need to attend this course as it’s Football specific. 
Yes, you will need to attend this module as it is Football specific.
No, as long as your certificates are dated within 3 years at the time of your start date and completion date of the Level 1 award.
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No, you will need to complete The FA Level 1 in Coaching Football first.

Get In Touch

Phone:

01462 677622
(9am - 5pm Monday - Friday)

Email:

contactus@hertfordshirefa.com