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: £430.00

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 accurately identified
  • be at least 16 years of age
  • have completed the 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Football
  • be able to communicate effectively in English (this includes listening, speaking, reading and writing).
  • hold an in date FA Level 1 Introduction to First Aid in Football (IFAiF) (previously known as FA Emergency Aid)
  • hold a current certificate for The FA Safeguarding Children Workshop, The FA Safeguarding Children How We Support or The FA Online Safeguarding Children Recertification
  • regularly coaching a group of players in England who are aged u7+ and whom regularly play in organised/competitive fixtures in order to complete the assessed project and thus be eligible to complete the qualification

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
Time
9:00AM
Price
£430.00
Day 1
Monday 28 October, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 2
Tuesday 29 October, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 3
Wednesday 30 October, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 4
Thursday 31 October, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 5
Wednesday 19 February, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 6
Thursday 20 February, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 7
Friday 21 February, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 8
Wednesday 27 May, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 9
Thursday 28 May, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 10
Friday 29 May, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Location
Holmes Chapel Leisure Centre
Selkirk Drive
Holmes Chapel
CW4 7DZ
Contact
Coach Education Department
01606 30 2001
CoachEducation@CheshireFA.com
Time
9:00AM
Price
£430.00
Day 1
Thursday 23 January, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 2
Friday 24 January, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 3
Thursday 6 February, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 4
Friday 7 February, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 5
Wednesday 13 May, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 6
Thursday 14 May, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 7
Friday 15 May, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 8
Friday 17 July, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 9
Saturday 18 July, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Day 10
Sunday 19 July, 9:00am - 5:00pm
Location
Cheshire FA HQ
Hartford House
Hartford Moss Recreation Centre
Northwich
CW8 4BG
Contact
Coach Education Department
01606 30 2001
CoachEducation@CheshireFA.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.

Get In Touch

If a course is full, contact us to go on the waiting list.
Please specify the course that you would like to wait for.

T: 01606 302001
9:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday

E: CoachEducation@CheshireFA.com

£100.00 subsidy for coaches from Cheshire FA Affiliated Charter Standard Clubs

£150.00 subsidy for Female and BAME coaches within Cheshire

The next FA Level 2 Courses for July to October 2019 will be released in May 2019