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

Unfortunately there are no available dates.

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.

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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