Junior Football Leaders

An FA coaching course for 12 to 16 year olds who help out at school or club football sessions or would you like to become a football coach. This course can be delivered for your school or club on request through Essential Sports Training. A minimum of 6 weeks’ notice will be required and a minimum of 12 students will be needed to deliver the course.

An FA coaching course for 12 to 16 year olds. Do you help out at your school or club football sessions or would you like to become a football coach? Then this course is ideally suited to you.

Course Info:

Minimum Age: 12 years

Price:

£30 per learner

Course Duration:

6 Hours

Frequency:

On Request

Pre-requisites:

Minimum of 12 years of age
Minimum 12 candidates required to deliver a course

Who is this course for?

An FA coaching course for 12 to 16 year olds interested in coaching or refereeing.

What can I expect from the course?

This course provides a basic introduction to leadership skills required when involved in football. The course will primarily introduce 4 areas: Assisting Football Activity Sessions, An introduction to refereeing, Helping with a Team & Different Football Events – in addition to these areas, Respect, Promoting the Game & Developing the game will be embedded during the Guided Learning Hours.

To provide learners with an introduction to Leadership skills that may be used within the game and beyond. In the first instance the young leaders should be supported by more experienced qualified people within the game to support their development.

Practical Involvement: Candidates will be encouraged to participate practically to maximise their opportunities for learning (however inability to participate will not prevent successful completion of the award).