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: £185 (£160 for CS Clubs) If you are a CS Club coach, please use Promotional Code WIL-L1CS to get the Charter Standard Club coach discount (Please note that you will be required to provide your club name)

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

IMPORTANT INFORMATION
FA Level 1 Courses April 2020
 
The FA Level 1 timings for the April 2020 course are currently showing incorrectly. Any evening workshops will be 6.15-9.15pm & the weekend workshops will be 9.00-5.00pm
 
FA Level 1 Courses May & June 2020
 
The FA Level 1 timings for the May & June 2020 course are currently showing incorrectly. Any evening workshops will be 6.30-9.30pm & the weekend workshops will be 9.00-5.00pm

Available Dates

Start Date
Venue
Time
9:00AM
Price
£185.00 (CS - £160.00)
Day 1
Saturday 11th January 2020 (9:00-17:00)
Day 2
Sunday 19th January 2020 (9:00-17:00)
Day 3
Tuesday 21st January 2020 (18:30-21:30) - First Aid
Day 4
Thursday 23rd January 2019 (18:30 - 21:30) - Safeguarding
Day 5
Saturday 25th January 2019 (9:00-17:00)
Day 6
Sunday 2nd February 2020 (9:00-12:00)
Location
The Wellington Academy
Tidworth Road
Tidworth
SP11 9RR
Contact
Jack Sullivan
01793 486047 (Option 2)
courses@wiltshirefa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£185.00 (CS- £160.00)
Day 1
Sunday 2nd February 2020 (9:00-17:00)
Day 2
Thursday 6th February 2020 - First Aid (18:30-21:30)
Day 3
Saturday 8th February 2019 (9:00-17:00)
Day 4
Tuesday 11th February 2020 - Safeguarding (18:30-21:30)
Day 5
Saturday 29th February 2019 (9:00-17:00)
Day 6
Sunday 1st March 2020 (9:00-17:00)
Location
Stanley Park Sports Grounds
Stanley Lane
Chippenham
SN15 3XB
Contact
Jack Sullivan
01793 486047 (Option 2)
courses@wiltshirefa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£185.00 (CS - £160.00)
Day 1
Saturday 7th March 2020 (9:00-17:00)
Day 2
Tuesday 10th March 2020 - Safeguarding (18:30-21:30)
Day 3
Sunday 15th March 2020 (9:00-17:00)
Day 4
Thursday 19th March - First Aid (18:30-21:30)
Day 5
Saturday 21st March 2020 (9:00-17:00)
Day 6
Sunday 29th March 2020 (9:00-12:00)
Location
Gerard Buxton Sports Grounds
Brinkworth Road
Royal Wootton Bassett
SN4 8DS
Contact
Jack Sullivan
01793 486047 (Option 2)
courses@wiltshirefa.com
Time
8:00AM
Price
£185
Location
Beversbrook Sports Facility
Beversbrook Calne
SN11 9FL
Time
8:00AM
Price
£185
Location
Oakfields Stadium Eastern Way
Melksham SN12 7GU
Time
8:00AM
Price
£185
Location
New College. New College Drive
Swindon
SN3 1AH
Time
8:00AM
Price
£185
Location
Sports Field
Green Lane
Devizes
Wiltshire
SN10 5DS
Time
8:00AM
Price
£185
Location
Sarum Academy
Westwood Road
Salisbury SP2 9HS

Important Information

Full refunds or transfer of a course can only be given if we receive at least 7 days’ notice of cancellation/request to transfer prior to the course start date. After this point refunds/transfer of course dates will not be provided although may be considered in extenuating circumstances.

cancellation policy

Course Price

If you are a Charter Standard Club coach, please use Promotional Code WIL-L1CS to get the Charter Standard Club coach discount at the payment stage (Please note that you will be required to provide your club name)

 

Get In Touch

By Phone: 01793 486047
(9am - 5pm Monday - Friday)

By Email: Courses@WiltshireFA.com