FA Level 1 in Coaching Football
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.
Price: £179 (For Charter Standard club coaches, Use code CHE-CSC-LEVEL1 for a £10.00 discount)
Minimum Age: 16
Course Duration: 43 hours (total qualification time) / 33 hours (guided learning)
- 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 Model for long-term player development
- Differentiation - supporting individuals
- Extend the practice for your players
- Linking practice to matchday
- 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 Introduction to First Aid in Football (IFAIF)
The below courses will be open for booking in February, please see the start dates and location of each of our FA Level 1 courses coming soon.
1 May 2020 - Ellesmere Port C of E College
3 May - Cheshire FA HQ
11 May - Cheshire FA HQ
31 May - Ellesmere Port C of E College
31 May - Astley Sports Village
7 June - Holmes Chapel Leisure Centre (Female Specific Course)
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