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Get into Coaching

Start your journey with Manchester FA!

Ever fancied yourself as a football coach and think you could develop, motivate and improve players?

Here at Manchester FA we offer a range of FA recognised coaching courses and events to cater for the grassroots community in Greater Manchester. This way, together we can make sure players are coached to their potential in safe and fun learning environment.


Click the specific page titled 'The FA Level Award in Coaching Football' and all the information regarding where the next course is and how to pay will be displayed. You will have to log in with your 'FAN' number and password to book though.

If you can’t remember your old FA Number (FAN), please do not set a new one up. Instead contact Manchester FA on and we will be able to confirm your FAN for you.

Coaches working in Manchester FA member clubs will be able to obtain a discount on our Level 1 and 2 courses, this will reflect the prices on our website when bookings are made.


To speak to somebody at Manchester FA, contact:

James Longdin
Coach Development Officer
0161 225 1966

The offices at the Manchester Tennis & Football Centre are open Monday-Friday (8am-8pm) and Saturdays (9am-2pm).


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