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FA Level 1 in Coaching Goalkeepers


This course provides you with an introduction to the organisation and delivery of safe, fun and engaging coaching practices which when coupled together, create a coaching session for goalkeepers.

You will gain an insight into the game in England, how it is played and how you can coach to better support the development of future goalkeepers. The course is designed to prepare you to coach goalkeepers at the grassroots level.

Prior to attending, learners must: 

- Hold as a minimum a current FA Emergency Aid/IFAiF

Have attended The FA Safeguarding Children Workshop (or FA online Safeguarding Children Re-certification / Safeguarding for Coaches - How We Support) within the last three years

Price: £159.00

Minimum Age: 16

Course Duration: 21 hours (six face-to-face workshops)

Goalkeeping Level 1
FA Level 1 in Coaching Goalkeepers
Take a closer look at what our Level 1 Coaching Goalkeepers course involves, including a chat with one of our course tutors and some action shots from the course.

- The FA 4 Corner Player Development Model which will help you understand the long-term development of your goalkeepers as a whole person

- The FA Plan, Do, Review Model, helping you construct appropriate practices and sessions for your goalkeepers

- A series of practical coaching ideas, giving you the ability to recognise the various ingredients that make up safe, fun and engaging practices to help your goalkeepers develop

- Support in linking practices together to create a coaching session for goalkeepers

- Practical coaching opportunities both on the course and where possible with your own goalkeepers

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T: 01606 30 2001
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E: CoachEducation@CheshireFA.com

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- Develop an understanding of the practical and theoretical aspects of planning, delivering and reviewing individual football coaching sessions for goalkeepers

- Create safe, fun and engaging coaching sessions through building, developing and extending a series of linked practices