FA Level 2 in Coaching Football

FA Level 2 in Coaching Football

Course Overview

Minimum Age: 16

Course Duration: ​145 hours (total qualification time) / 73 hours (guided learning)

Price: £220 HM Service £310 Civilian 

Leading To: FA Level 3 (UEFA B) in Coaching Football

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COURSE DETAILS

This nationally recognised qualification will take the learner on a journey through the core components of the England DNA.

This nationally recognised qualification, awarded by 1st4sport Qualifications will take you on a journey through the core components of the England DNA – How We Coach, How We Play, How We Support and The Future Player, helping you to begin shaping or refining your own coaching philosophy.

The course is made up of 20 guided learning, face-to-face workshops covering a range of topics linked to the England DNA, split into three blocks of learning (Block 1 – How We Coach, Block 2 – How We Support and The Future Player, Block 3 – How We Play). You will also receive up to two support visits between blocks to develop you in your own coaching environment.

- Course introduction, FA Level 1 review and consolidation

- Role of the coach / coaching philosophy

- The social corner

- Helping players learn

- Motivation

- Self esteem

- Practice spectrum

- Developing skill

- Course introduction, Block 1 review and consolidation

- Player potential

- Managing difference

- Developing behaviour

- Managing mistakes

- The physical corner

Course introduction, Block 1 & 2 review and consolidation

- In possession 1

- In possession 2

- Out of possession 1

- Out of possession 2

- Goalkeeping

 

Course Pre-requisites

Prior to registration, learners must:

  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Hold The FA Level 1 in Coaching Football
  • Prior to registration at Block 2 – hold The FA Youth Award Module 1 OR have completed Level 2, Block 1
  • Prior to registration at Block 3 - hold The FA Youth Award Module 1 and 2 OR have completed The FA Level 2 Blocks 1 and 2
  • Must reside in England for the duration of the course and have regular access to a consistent team in order to complete their project and be able to successfully engage with the in-situ support visits (that must only take place in England)
*For a learner to complete the qualification and become certificated they must hold, as a minimum, a current FA Emergency Aid/IFAiF certificate and an FA Safeguarding Children/FA Safeguarding for Coaches certificate.

Outcomes

  • Develop an understanding of yourself as a coach, your players and the game itself
  • Develop game-like practices which incorporate decision-making while remaining enjoyable
  • Plan, deliver and evaluate a series of progressive football coaching sessions independently
  • Consider the age, ability, maturity and experience of players in your care

Available Dates

Start Date
Venue
Price
£220 Military Personnel £310 Civilians
Tutor
Paul Willets
Location
Naval Service Sports Lottery Accommodation
HMS Temeraire
Portsmouth
Hampshire
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

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.

If you are absolutely sure you do not hold a FAN already then click the following link to register your details and obtain your unique number. https://secure.thefa.com/FAN/Register.aspx

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. 

Follow this link to FA learning learning@thefa.com

Once you click the link below, you will automatically find your way onto the 'Forgotten your FAN?' page. Please use this to find your FAN, if you have previously set one up. Your FAN will be sent to the email address which is in your FAN profile. The link you require is:

https://secure.thefa.com/fan/RetrieveFANDetails.aspx

Get In Touch

Hannah Okell  

By Phone: 02392 573032

(9am - 5pm Monday - Friday)

By Email: hannah.okell@navyfa.com