1st4sport FA Level 1 Award in Coaching Football

What topics are covered by the course?

Course Content:
Theory: The course will introduce some key aspects in the following:
- Football Club Administration
- Player and Coach development
- Soccer Parent
- Laws of the Game
- An introduction to the FA's Long Term Player Development Model

The course will also provide the following for candidates:
- FA Emergency Aid (included in the course programme)
- FA Safeguarding Children in Football (included in the course programme)

Practical: Practical elements of the course will provide an introduction to:
- Warm up and cool down game related activities
- Passing and control
- Turning with the ball
- Dribbling
- Shooting
- Heading
- Goalkeeping
- Individual Attacking
- Individual Defending
- Small sided games

Who should attend?

The knowledge gained from this qualification will enable you to develop a basic understanding of safe, ethical and effective football coaching to young people.

What will I be able to do on completion?

Course aims and objectives: This course will provide an introduction to the organisation and delivery of safe and enjoyable coaching sessions for young players. It is ideally suited to those working with groups of young players and/or teams.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment: Assessment is via successful completion of:
- All pre-requisites (First Aid/Safeguarding Children)
- All portfolio tasks
- Practical delivery of a 20 minute practical coaching activity based on a specific skill and age group, which demonstrates safe practice, organisation, enjoyment and progression to meet the needs of the players.

Re-assessment: Candidates can be re-assessed within a 12 month period from registration on the course.


Guide Price: 75.00

Delivery: Other
Category: Sport & Recreation »
Duration: 30 hours
Qualification: FA Level 1 Award in Coaching Football

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