Coaching Players With Disabilities Courses

The courses are designed to give football coaches and teachers ideas and practices for the inclusion of disabled/deaf or blind players in football sessions whether in mainstream or impairment specific sessions.

The courses include:

The FA Coaching Disabled Footballers Course – teaches coaches to apply coaching skills to meet the needs of players with different impairments. The course establishes basic communication skills for coaching disabled footballers, using appropriate terminology.

The FA Coaching Blind Footballers – course is designed to provide football coaches with an introduction to working effectively and confidently with blind footballers. Our experienced team of FA qualified tutors provide a quality service designed to support candidates through the course ensuring that individual needs are catered for.

The FA Coaching Deaf Footballers – course will provide an introduction to the organisation and delivery of safe and enjoyable coaching sessions for deaf players. It is ideally suited to those working with groups of young players and/or teams.


Course duration

6 hours - one day


Course pre-requisites

1st4sport Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Football


How to apply

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