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: £450 (Includes VAT of approx. £75)

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
Time
9:00AM
Price
£450
Day 1
Saturday 31st August 9am-5pm
Day 2
Sunday 1st September 9am-5pm
Day 3
Saturday 7th September 9am-5pm
Day 4
Sunday 8th September 9am-5pm
Day 5
Sunday 10th November 9am -5pm
Day 6
Saturday 16th November 9am-5pm
Day 7
Sunday 17th November 9am-5pm
Day 8
Saturday 18th January 9am-5pm
Day 9
Sunday 19th January 9am-5pm
Day 10
Saturday 25th January 9am-5pm
Tutor
Kieran Fox
Location
St Clement Danes School
Chenies Rd
Chorleywood
Rickmansworth
WD3 6EW
Contact
Coach Education Team
01462 677622
contactus@hertfordshirefa.com
Time
9:00AM
Location
Hertfordshire FA, Community Football Centre
Baldock Road
Letchworth
SG6 2EN
Contact
Coach Education Team
contactus@HertfordshireFA.com
Time
9:00AM
Day 1
Tuesday 18th February 9am-5pm
Day 2
Wednesday 19th February 9am-5pm
Day 3
Friday 21st February 9am-5pm
Day 4
Saturday 22nd February 9am-5pm
Day 5
Sunday 5th April 9am-5pm
Day 6
Monday 6th April 9am-5pm
Day 7
Tuesday 7th April 9am-5pm
Day 8
Thursday 28th May 9am-5pm
Day 9
Friday 29th May 9am-5pm
Day 10
Saturday 30th May 9am-5pm
Location
Sandringham School
The Ridgeway
St Albans
AL4 9NX
Contact
Coach Education Team
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. 

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 Policies & Procedures.

Course Is Full?

Unfortunately we cannot squeeze anyone else on a course which is full and we do not operate a waiting list for unreleased courses. Please check back here for places becoming available due to cancellations or for additional dates being added in the future.

"I have done many other sports coaching courses (netball, rounders, multi skill) and The FA is in a league of its own. I can only relate The FA course to understanding children and understanding learning types like a teacher as opposed to a coach. Fantastic."
- FA Level 2 in Coaching Football learner
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Yes you will. The FA Level 1 in Coaching Football is the pre-requisite for the The FA Level 2 in Coaching Football (Blocks 1-3). In addition you are required to hold a valid Emergency Aid/Introduction to First Aid in Football (IFAiF) and Safeguarding Children in Football certificate.
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We are unable to reserve places or take part payments for any of our courses. Bookings are taken on a first come first served basis from online registration where full payment is required.
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.

Get In Touch

Phone:

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

Email:

contactus@hertfordshirefa.com