COURSE DETAILS

The FA Level 1 in Coaching Football, leading to the achievement of the 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Football qualification, is the first stepping-stone on the core coaching pathway. It will provide you with an introduction to coaching the game and working with players from under 7 to open age.
 

You will gain insight into the game in England, how it is played and how you can coach to better support the development of future players.
 

The course of learning is made up of eight guided learning, face-to-face workshops covering a range of topics linked to the England DNA, as well as some directed learning opportunities via three eLearning modules hosted on The FA Learning Management System (LMS). The eLearning modules cover core topics including the role of the coach, long-term player development and The FA Plan, Do, Review model.


Workshop 1 & 2 - build a practice

  • Introduction
  • Qualities of a coach
  • What is a game (rules and scoring system)
  • The game in England
  • Build a practice 'for your players'


Workshop 3 & 4 - develop a practice

  • Review of Block 1
  • England DNA (in possession, out of possession and transition)
  • Technical components of the game
  • Principles of play
  • Develop a practice 'for your players'


Workshop 5, 6 & 7 - extend a practice

  • Review of Block 2
  • FA 4 Corner Long-term Player Development Model
  • Differentiation - supporting individuals
  • Extend the practice 'for your players'
  • Linking practice to match day
  • Managing self, parents, players and the game on match day
  • Course review


Workshop 8 - FA Safeguarding Children Workshop & FA Level 1 Intro to First Aid in Football

Participants will undertake the FA Safeguarding Children Workshop and the FA Level 1 Intro to First Aid in Football (IFAiF)


COURSE PRE-REQUISITES
There are no pre-requisites to begin your FA Level 1 in Coaching Football course.


OUTCOMES
You will be introduced to:

  • The England DNA
  • The FA 4 Corner Model which will help you gain a better understanding of player long-term development
  • The FA Plan, Do, Review Model, helping you construct appropriate practices and sessions
  • A series of practical coaching ideas, giving you the ability to recognise the various ingredients that make up safe and engaging practices


COURSE DATES

Workshop 1:  Monday June 10th  6.30 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.
Workshop 2:  Tuesday June 11th  6.30 p.m. - 10.00 p.m. 

Workshop 3:  Monday June 17th  6.30 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.
Workshop 4:  Tuesday June 18th  6.30 p.m. - 10.00 p.m. 

Workshop 8:
FA Safeguarding Workshop:  Saturday 22nd June  9.00 a.m. - 11.00 a.m.
FA Intro to First Aid in Football:  Saturday 22nd June 11.30 a.m. - 2.30 p.m.

Workshop 5:  Monday June 24th  6.30 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.
Workshop 6:  Tuesday June 25th  6.30 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.
Workshop 7:  Friday June 28th  6.30 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.


VENUE
Oxford City Football Club
Marsh Lane
Marston
Oxford
OX3 0NQ


COURSE FEE
£140.00


FURTHER INFORMATION
Please contact j.merritt@ignitesportuk.com, tel. 01869 220890

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FA Level 1 - Club Coach



Course fee (includes all 8 workshops): £140
Workshop 1Monday June 10th 6.30 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.
Workshop 2Tuesday June 11th 6.30 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.
Workshop 3Monday June 17th 6.30 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.
Workshop 4Tuesday June 18th 6.30 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.
Workshop 8Saturday 22nd June 9.00 a.m. - 2.30 p.m.
Workshop 5Monday June 24th 6.30 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.
Workshop 6Tuesday June 25th 6.30 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.
Workshop 7Friday June 28th 6.30 p.m. - 10.00 p.m.





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