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: £160 Full Price, £130 Charter Standard Price Block 2: £170 Full Price, £140 Charter Standard Price Block 3: £170 Full Price, £140 Charter Standard Price

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 accurately identified
  • be at least 16 years of age
  • have completed the 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Football
  • be able to communicate effectively in English (this includes listening, speaking, reading and writing).
  • hold an in date FA Level 1 Introduction to First Aid in Football (IFAiF) (previously known as FA Emergency Aid)
  • hold a current certificate for The FA Safeguarding Children Workshop, The FA Safeguarding Children How We Support or The FA Online Safeguarding Children Recertification
  • regularly coaching a group of players in England who are aged u7+ and whom regularly play in organised/competitive fixtures in order to complete the assessed project and thus be eligible to complete the qualification

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
Time
3:45PM
Time
9:00AM
Price
Full Price: £150 Charter Standard: £120
Tutor
Chris Dowhan
Location
BLOCK 2, MANSFIELD
Mansfield Town FC Training Ground
Woburn Lane
Mansfield
NG19 7RT
Time
9:00AM
Price
Full Price: £150 Charter Standard: £120
Tutor
Chris Dowhan
Location
BLOCK 3, Joseph Whitaker College
Warsop Lane
Rainworth
Mansfield
NG21 0AG
Time
9:00AM
Price
Full Price: £150 Charter Standard: £120
Tutor
Chris Dowhan & Dan White
Location
BLOCK 1, Keyworth Utd
Platt Lane
Keyworth
Nottingham
NG12 5GE
Time
9:00AM
Price
Full Price: £420 Charter Standard: £330
Tutor
Chris Dowhan & Dan White
Location
FULL COURSE, Keyworth Utd
Platt Lane
Keyworth
Nottingham
NG12 5GE
Time
9:00AM
Price
Full Price: £150 Charter Standard: £120
Tutor
Chris Dowhan
Location
BLOCK 3, MANSFIELD
Mansfield Town FC Training Ground
Woburn Lane
Mansfield
NG19 7RT
Time
9:00AM
Price
Full Price: £150 Charter Standard: £120
Tutor
Chris Dowhan & Dan White
Location
BLOCK 2, Keyworth Utd
Platt Lane
Keyworth
Nottingham
NG12 5GE
FAQS

Yes - you must currently hold The FA Level 1 in Coaching Football before booking onto this course. 

Yes - you must book onto all blocks in order to complete the course. The only way you can skip a block is if you currently hold any youth modules. If this is the case, you can book onto the relevant block i.e. if you hold Youth Module 1, you can start at Block 2 of the Level 2 course, if you hold Youth Modules 1 and 2, yes you can start at Block 3. 

Get In Touch

By Phone: 01159837400
(9am - 5pm Monday - Friday)

By Email: 
coacheducation@nottinghamshirefa.com