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.
To speak to somebody at Manchester FA,
Coach Development Officer
0161 225 1966
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Confidently support fun, safe and inclusive football sessions.
Help respond to concussion and sudden cardiac arrest emergencies as well as embed your Emergency Action Plan into your team/club.
Encourage participation through effective use of motivation and communication techniques.
Use the STEP framework to plan fun activities that meet players’ needs.
Understand how to use England DNA principles of positivity, ball-rolling and game-based practice to create engaging sessions.
Move onto The FA Level 1 in Coaching Football course - if you want to! There's no requirement to move onto our coaching pathway if it's not right for you and your role in the game.
Become a Coach
Coaches are essential for teaching and developing players at every level of football. By becoming an FA qualified coach, not only are you taking the first steps into a rewarding career, but you will also:
- Inspire and develop others
- Play a huge role in ensuring football can be played by all
- Make new and lasting friends
- Gain a range of transferable skills
Follow the link below to learn more about any one of the number of different FA coaching courses The FA offer.