CPD Events


Learning and development is an active, continuous process. It's a journey that never ends. And one that is shaped by experiences and learning opportunities gathered anywhere, anytime.

To support your journey, Northamptonshire FA and The FA provides a range of learning opportunities for you to engage with - from online resources to events in your area and one-to-one mentoring.

You can access the development support that will make the biggest impact to you and your role.

NFA Coach Developers

CPD Calendar

Below you will find a list of upcoming events, as well as a bank of online resources on England Football Learning.


James Lock 

Communications and Projects Coordinator


Quintin Allen at Brackley Athletic


Date: Friday 19th April 2024 (7pm-9pm)
Venue: Brackley Athletic FC - Magdalen College School Waynflete Ave,
Brackley NN13 6FB


Quintin Allen at Towcester Town

Date: Friday 17th May 2024 (7pm-9pm)
Venue: Towcester Town FC - Towcester Recreation Ground,
Islington Road, Towcester, NN12 6AU


Club Based CPD

Thought about hosting a Coaching CPD at your club? 

Complete the form below to give Northants FA your availability. 

*Please note we cannot offer a CPD Workshop to all clubs throughout a season and therefore our selections will be based on a following factors: 

  • Geographical spread
  • Suitable Facilities
  • Number of Teams (Coaches)
  • 2 & 3 star England Accreditation  
  • Those clubs that submitted and missed out last season.

Submit your Availability 

Quintin Allen

Upcoming England Football Webinar

How to plan the best matchday experience

Join James Riches, Amanda Greenslade and Lee Brown as they share their insight on providing the best matchday experience for players.

Date: Wednesday 7th February 2024, 7.30pm

For more information 
Grassroots Webinar February
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find coaching opportunities

Our Coaching Opportunities noticeboard is the place to go to find opportunities near you.


England Football Learning offers a large number of courses which can be accessed at any time. Whether you're just getting into coaching or a particular format of the game, or looking to reach the top.

Click the dropdown links beLOW to find a course for you.

full course listings

EE Playmaker
Minimum age: 14
Duration: 4-5 hours (online)

Introduction to Coaching Football (I2CF)
Minimum age: 16
Duration: 4 weeks (online)

UEFA C License
Minimum age: 16
Duration: 16-20 weeks

UEFA B License
Minimum age: 18
Duration: 9-12 months

UEFA A In Coaching Football
Minimum age: 18
Duration: 12 months

Advanced Youth Award
Minimum age: 18
Duration: 10 face-2-face days / minimum 3 days in-situ support visits / online workshops and sessions

UEFA Pro License
Minimum age: 18
Duration: 18 months

National Goalkeeping Course
Minimum Age: 16
Duration: 1 day

UEFA B Coaching Goalkeepers
Minimum Age: 18
Duration: 12 months

UEFA A Coaching Goalkeepers
Minimum age: 18
Duration: 12 months

Disability Football Introduction
Minimum age: 16
Duration: 30 minutes (online)

Introduction to Futsal
Minimum age: 16
Duration: 30-60 minutes (online)

National Futsal Course
Minimum age: 16
Duration: 2 face-to-face days / 2 online assessments

UEFA Futsal B License Course
Minimum age: 18
Duration: 7 months