Welcome to FA Coaching Courses

FA Coaching Courses is dedicated to providing you with up to date information on FA coaching courses, coaching jobs and volunteering opportunities in your local area.

 

FA Coaching Courses also delivers up to date articles relevant to coaching and provides resources for all the local and county football associations.

 

FA Coaching Courses - What do you want to achieve?

 

The FA coaching courses pathway is outlined in the following diagram:

 

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FA Coaching Courses - The Beginning

The entry level for most beginner coaches is the FA Level 1 Award in Coaching Football (1st4Sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Football) which will enable you to begin paid or voluntary coaching work in football.

 

The FA Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Football (1st4Sport Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Football) will enable you to develop your knowledge of how to effectively plan, conduct and evaluate football coaching sessions, to coach without supervision, but normally as part of an organisation or club’s overarching coaching programme. Once you have successfully gained the Level 2 Certificate you will have the pre-requisite to complete the coaching courses for the UEFA 'B' Licence.

 

FA Coaching Courses - UEFA 'B' Licence

The UEFA 'B' Licence is for coaches who have an ongoing involvement in the coaching of a team playing 11v11 football.

 

FA Coaching Courses - UEFA 'A' Licence

For coaches who are, or who intend to be working in 11v11 football within the international, professional, semi-professional and elite girls or youth programmes.

 

FA Coaching Courses - UEFA 'Pro' Licence

The FA UeFA pro licence is the mandatory qualification for all first team managers who wish to work in the premier league. The course is designed to prepare managers and coaches to work at the elite level of the game in a managerial capacity. (international, premier league, Football league and the FA Women’s super league).
 

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