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: £155 Member Clubs or £170 Non-Members

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
Manchester FA Member Club - £155.00, Manchester FA Non-Member Club - £170.00
Day 1
Sunday 2nd June 2019 - 09:00am-17:00pm
Day 2
Sunday 9th June 2019 - 09:00am-17:00pm
Day 3
Monday 17th June 2019 (Safeguarding) - 18:30pm-20:30pm
Day 4
Sunday 23rd June 2019 - 09:00am-17:00pm
Day 5
Sunday 30th June 2019 (Emergency Aid, PM) - 09:00am-16:30pm
Tutor
TBC
Location
FC United of Manchester
Broadhurst Park
310 Lightbowne Road
Manchester
M40 0FJ
Contact
James Longdin
0161 225 1966
courses@manchesterfa.com
Time
6:00PM
Price
Manchester FA Member Club - £155.00, Manchester FA Non-Member Club - £170.00
Day 1
Tuesday 4th June 2019 - 6:00pm-9:30pm
Day 2
Wednesday 5th June 2019 - 6:00pm-9:30pm
Day 3
Tuesday 11th June 2019 - 6:00pm-9:30pm
Day 4
Wednesday 12th June 2019 - 6:00pm-9:30pm
Day 5
Tuesday 18th June 2019 - 6:00pm-9:30pm
Day 6
Wednesday 19th June 2019 - 6:00pm-9:30pm
Day 7
Sunday 23rd June 2019 - 9:00am-3:00pm (Emergency Aid, 9:00am-12:00pm/Safeguarding Children, 1:00pm-3:00pm)
Day 8
Wednesday 26th June 2019 - 6:00pm-9:30pm
Tutor
TBC
Location
AFC Urmston Meadowside
Lees Field
Urmston
Manchester
M41 8GA
Contact
James Longdin
01612251966
courses@manchesterfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
Manchester FA Member Club - £155.00, Manchester FA Non-Member Club - £170.00
Day 1
Sunday 9th June 2019 - 9:00am-5:00pm
Day 2
Saturday 15th June 2019 - 9:00pm-5:00pm
Day 3
Wednesday 19th June 2019 - 6:30pm-8:30pm (Safeguarding Children Workshop)
Day 4
Sunday 23rd June 2019 - 9:00am-5:00pm
Day 5
Saturday 29th June 2019 - 9:00am-4:30pm (Emergency Aid 1:30pm-4:30pm)
Tutor
TBC
Location
Platt Lane Complex
Yew Tree Road
Fallowfield
Manchester
M14 7UU
Contact
James Longdin
01612251966
courses@manchesterFA.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
Manchester FA Member Club - £155.00, Manchester FA Non-Member Club - £170.00
Day 1
Friday 14th June 2019 - 9:00pm-5:00pm
Day 2
Monday 17th June 2019 - 9:00pm-5:00pm
Day 3
Wednesday 19th June 2019 - 6:30pm-8:30pm (Safeguarding Children Workshop)
Day 4
Monday 24th June 2019 - 9:00am-5:00pm
Day 5
Friday 28th June 2019 - 9:00am-4:30pm (Emergency Aid 1:30pm-4:30pm)
Tutor
TBC
Location
FC United of Manchester
Broadhurst Park
310 Lightbowne Road
Manchester
M40 0FJ
Contact
James Longdin
0161 255 1966
courses@manchesterFA.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
Manchester FA Member Club - £155.00, Manchester FA Non-Member Club - £170.00
Day 1
Monday 1st July 2019 - 09:00am-17:00pm
Day 2
Monday 8th July 2019 - 09:00am-17:00pm
Day 3
Monday 15th July 2019 - 09:00am-17:00pm
Day 4
Thursday 18th July 2019 (Safeguarding) - 18:30pm-20:30pm
Day 5
Monday 22nd July 2019 (Emergency Aid, PM) - 09:00am-16:30pm
Tutor
TBC
Location
FC United of Manchester
Broadhurst Park
310 Lightbowne Road
Manchester
M40 0FJ
Contact
James Longdin
0161 225 1966
courses@manchesterfa.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
Manchester FA Member Club - £155.00, Manchester FA Non-Member Club - £170.00
Day 1
Sunday 7th July 2019 - 09:00am-17:00pm
Day 2
Sunday 14th July 2019 - 09:00am-17:00pm
Day 3
Tuesday 16th July 2019 (Safeguarding) - 18:30pm-20:30pm
Day 4
Sunday 21st July 2019 - 09:00am-17:00pm
Day 5
Sunday 28th July 2019 (Emergency Aid, PM) - 09:00am-16:30pm
Tutor
TBC
Location
Platt Lane Complex
Yew Tree Road
Fallowfield
Manchester
M14 7UU
Contact
James Longdin
0161 225 1966
courses@manchesterfa.com

To speak to somebody at Manchester FA, contact:

James Longdin
Football Development Officer
(Education & Workforce)
Courses@ManchesterFA.com
0161 225 1966
@MFA_Coach


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