THE RETURN OF OUTDOOR COMPETITIVE GRASSROOTS FOOTBALL
Clubs, players, coaches, match officials, league officials, volunteers, parents/carers, spectators and football facility providers should read The FA’s full guidelines, which are accessible below, in addition to the latest Government guidance on COVID-19.
CLICK HERE TO VIEW GUIDANCE DOCUMENTS
Become a Coach
Have you ever fancied yourself as a football coach?
Think you could develop and motivate players? Coaching provides a range of benefits, including:
• A way to give back to the game and local community
• Learning and re-learning leadership lessons
• Getting a good work out...& becoming a good role model
• The opportunity to develop new skills
• A chance to meet and make new friends
Development and Courses
From your first steps to the elite level qualifications, explore the journey from grassroots to professional coaching.
FA Learning Courses range from the basic entry level qualifications such as the Level One Certificate in Coaching Football to more advanced levels such as the UEFA A and Pro Licences, or the FA Youth Award Courses.
There are also courses which deal with more specialist areas of football education, such as Goalkeeping Coaching Level One or Coaching Disabled Footballers.
The courses we offer are packed with expert knowledge and cover all areas of coach development across all formats of the game.
Coaching, as both a vocation and a profession, never stands still.
It’s always evolving and always seeking out the newest innovations, emerging trends and latest best practice. This is where our specialised support programme comes in.
These events are not only crucial in exposing you as a coach to up-to-date thinking and methods, but they’ll also give you the skills needed to create and sustain modern learning environments for your players.