FA Level 1

 

 The FA Level 1 in Coaching Football

The FA Level 1 is the first step on the FA Coach Education Pathway. If you want to start or are currently coaching football, and wish to learn more, this is the perfect course for you.

The course provides a high quality learning experience by providing a modern and flexible course design that is led by skilled and dedicated FA Tutors who adopt a learner-centred approach.
It will provide you with your first taste of The FA’s playing and coaching philosophy – the England DNA - through the four key components; How We Coach, How We Support, The Future Player and How We Play.

On completion of the course you will achieve the 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Football qualification. This will enable you to coach confidently and competently in your own environment. The course will also provide you with coaching ideas and ingredients to enable you to proactively build, develop and extend a series of coaching practices to create a coaching session.

Please Note: You will be required to complete online modules in order to complete the FA Level 1.

The Learning Management System (LMS) is your new home for The FA Level 1 coaching course. LMS provides you with the ability to view available courses, enrol onto them and manage your online learning profile. Course specific content is available within your learning environment such as e-learning modules and details of your course face-to-face sessions.

The online modules need to be completed for you to achieve the FA Level 1. To access the new LMS system visit learning.thefa.com and log in and out using your FAN & password. If there are any issues please contact katie.critchley@cambridgeshirefa.com.

Prior to registration for the qualification learners are required to:

  • be accurately identified 
  • be at least 15 years of age
  • be able to communicate effectively in English (this includes listening, speaking, reading and writing).

Prior to certification for the qualification, learners are required to:

  • be at least 16 years of age
  • hold as a minimum a current FA Emergency Aid Certificate
  • hold a current completion certificate for The FA Workshop Safeguarding Children in Football (Alternative arrangements are available for learners under the age of 18 years of age).

PLEASE NOTE: FA Emergency Aid & FA Safeguarding Children are included in the FA Level 1 course

 How much does the FA Level 1 cost?

The FA Level 1 costs £140.

To receive Charter Standard club discount, use promo code "CS" when booking.

To book onto a FA Level 1 course click here    

Aug-17        
Session Day Date Time (24 hr) Location
Theory/Practical Sunday 06 August 2017 09:00 - 17:00 Cambourne Pavilion & 3G
Theory/Practical Sunday 13 August 2017 09:00 - 17:00 Cambourne Pavilion & 3G
Safeguarding Children  Tuesday 15 August 2017 18:30 - 20:30 Cambourne Pavilion 
Theory/Practical Sunday 20 August 2017 09:00 - 17:00 Cambourne Pavilion & 3G
Theory/Practical Monday 21 August 2017 18:30 - 21:30 Cambourne - The Hub
Emergency Aid Thursday 24 August 2017 18:30 - 21:30 Cambourne Pavilion 

 

Sep-17        
Session Day Date Time (24 hr) Location
Theory/Practical Sunday 10 September 2017 09:00 - 17:00 Netherhall
Emergency Aid Thursday 14 September 2017 18:30 - 21:30 Netherhall
Theory/Practical Sunday 17 September 2017 09:00 - 17:00 Netherhall
Theory/Practical Sunday 24 September 2017 09:00 - 17:00 Netherhall
Safeguarding Tuesday  26 September 2017 18:30 - 20:30 Netherhall
Theory/Practical Thursday 28 September 2017 18:30 - 21:30 Netherhall

 

 

Oct-17        
Session Day Date Time (24 hr) Location
Theory/Practical Sunday 01 October 2017 09:00 - 17:00 Netherhall
Theory/Practical Sunday 08 October 2017 09:00 - 17:00 Netherhall
Safeguarding Children  Tuesday 10 October 2017 18:30 - 20:30 Netherhall
Emergency Aid Thursday 12 October 2017 18:30 - 21:30 Netherhall
Theory/Practical Sunday 15 October 2017 09:00 - 17:00 Netherhall
Theory/Practical Monday 23 October 2017 18:30 - 21:30 Netherhall

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