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: Block 1: Full price - £170; NFA affiliated CS clubs - £120. Block 2: Full price - £170; NFA affiliated CS clubs - £140. Block 3: Full price - £170; NFA affiliated CS clubs - £140.

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 at least 16 years of age
  • Hold The FA Level 1 in Coaching Football
  • Prior to registration at Block 2 – hold The FA Youth Award Module 1 OR have completed Level 2, Block 1
  • Prior to registration at Block 3 - hold The FA Youth Award Module 1 and 2 OR have completed The FA Level 2 Blocks 1 and 2
  • Must reside in England for the duration of the course and have regular access to a consistent team in order to complete their project and be able to successfully engage with the in-situ support visits (that must only take place in England)
*For a learner to complete the qualification and become certificated they must hold, as a minimum, a current FA Emergency Aid/IFAiF certificate and an FA Safeguarding Children/FA Safeguarding for Coaches certificate.

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
Price
Full price - £170; NFA affiliated Charter Standard clubs & leagues £120
Location
Level 2 Block 1:- Nene Valley Community Centre
Candy Street
Peterborough
PE2 9RE
Contact
Nick Abraham
01604 678406
nick.abraham@northantsfa.com
Price
Block 2 - £130
Location
Level 2 Block 2:- Raunds Manor School
Mountbatten Way
Raunds
NN9 6PA
Contact
Nick Abraham
01604 678406
nick.abraham@northantsfa.com
Price
Block 3: Full price - £170. NFA affiliated CS clubs & leagues - £140
Location
Level 2 Block 3:- Raunds Manor School
Mountbatten Way
Raunds
NN9 6PA
Contact
Nick Abraham
01604 678406
nick.abraham@northantsfa.com
Price
Level 2 Block 1; Full price - £170; NFA affiliated Charter Standard clubs & leagues - £120
Location
Level 2 Block 1, Moulton College
Gate 3 Holcot Centre
Pitsford Road
Moulton
NN3 7SX
Contact
Nick Abraham
01604 678406
nick.abraham@northantsfa.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.

Contact

Nick Abraham

Coach Education Co-Ordinator

E-Mail: nick.abraham@northantsfa.com

Telephone: 01604 678406