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 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
£160 Full Price, £130 Charter Standard Price
Location
Redhill Academy
Redhill Road
Arnold
NG5 8GX
Price
£170 Full Price, £140 Charter Standard (BLOCK 2)
Location
Joseph Whitaker College
Warsop Lane
Mansfield
Nottingham
NG21 0AG
Contact
Fiona Cantwell
01159837405
Coacheducation@nottinghamshirefa.com
Price
£170 Full Price, £140 Charter Standard
Location
Redhill Academy
Redhill Road
Arnold
NG5 8GX
Price
£160 Full Price, £130 Charter Standard Price
Location
Eastwood Community Football Club
Chewton Street
Eastwood
Nottingham
NG16 3HB
Price
£170 Full Price, £140 Charter Standard
Location
Redhill Academy
Redhill Road
Arnold
NG5 8GX
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: 01159837405
(9am - 5pm Monday - Friday)

By Email: 
coacheducation@nottinghamshirefa.com