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: £110 HM Service £160 Civilian 

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
Price
110.00
Tutor
Paul Willetts
Location
HMS TEMERAIRE
BURNABY ROAD
PORTSMOUTH
PO1 2HB
Contact
Hannah Okell
02392 573032
hannah.okell@navyfa.com
Price
HM Forces £110 Civilian £160
Tutor
Paul Willets
Location
HMS Temeraire Naval Service Sports Accommodation
Burnaby Road
Portsmouth
PO1 2HB
Contact
Hannah Okell
02392 573032
Hannah Okell
Price
HM Forces £110 Civilian £160
Tutor
Paul Willetts
Location
HMS Temeraire Naval Service Sports Accommodation
Burnaby Road
Portsmouth
PO1 2HB
Contact
Hannah Okell
02392 573032
hannah.okell@navyfa.com

Important Information

We adhere to a strict cancellation policy and by enrolling onto our course you agree to have read and agree to be bound by our Terms and Conditions.

FAQS

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Follow this link to FA learning learning@thefa.com

When we advertise a course we allocate a certain number of spaces to HM Forces personnel and civilians.  It may be the slot you require is full, please contact the RNFA and ask to be added to the waiting list.

You can go into your learning in LMS and print your Safeguarding and Emergency Aid certificates out but any other qualifications 1st 4 Sport will send out via the mail.

Each coaching course has its own specific pre-requisites (some are open entry) and these can be found on each course specific page page of our website. It is the learner’s responsibility to ensure they meet the pre-requisites before booking onto the chosen course.

Before choosing to cancel you may want to familiarize yourself with our cancellation policy which can be found on our website.


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Get In Touch

By Phone: 02392 573032
(9am - 4pm Monday - Friday)

By Email: hannah.okell@navyfa.com