The FA Youth Award Module 1 provides practical sessions and advice for coaching young players, and will increase the candidate’s knowledge of how to develop their coaching appropriately.
Who is this course for?
Coaches of all levels who wish to extend their knowledge of coaching 5-11 year old players.
There are generic strands relating to teaching and learning, motivation and self-esteem that are suitable for most coaches.
- Minimumage 16
- Course duration: 32 hours
- Pre-requisites: Minimum 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Football or Qualified Teacher (QTS)
The course is 32 hours long and is delivered over four days – containing both theory and practical elements.
On completion of the course candidates should know:
The importance of the social aspect of the game
How players learn
How to motivate and improve self-esteem
How to manage mistakes
How to manage physical, technical, social and psychological difference
How to plan activities
How to deliver FUNdamental warm-ups
How to deliver practical activities and games
There is no formal assessment.
For more information on any of our coach education courses contact the Development Team on 0114 261 5500