Coaching Badge FA Level 1 at NPL Football Academy (Kidsgrove Athletic)
On completion of year one, students will be enrolled on the 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Football.
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.
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
- Individual Attacking
- Individual Defending
- Small sided games
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact NPL Football Academy (Kidsgrove Athletic) directly.