This course is the first stepping-stone on the coaching pathway. It will provide you with an introduction to coaching the game and working with players from under 7 upwards. You will gain an insight into the game in England, how it is played and how you can coach to better support the development of future players.
AWARD TYPE: Short Course
LEVEL:Short Course / CPD
STUDY MODE: Part time
DELIVERY METHOD: Campus
COURSE LENGTH: 6 days - 43 hours (total qualification time) / 33 hours (guided learning)
SCHOOL: School of Sport and Health Sciences
PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College
START DATE: See opposite
Be at least 16 years of age.
ALL 6 dates must be completed.
Venue: UCLan Sports Arena
The FA Level 1 in Coaching is for anyone interested in learning more about football coaching. It will provide you with the skills and knowledge to prepare you to coach football at the grassroots level.
You will be introduced to the practical and theoretical aspects of planning, delivering and reviewing individual football coaching sessions and the foundation level of knowledge and skills developed through this qualification will enable you to create safe, fun and engaging coaching sessions through building, developing and extending a series of linked practices.
The coach tutors, assessors and verifiers are fully trained and accredited to deliver the best quality course and learning environment as is possible for each candidate.
We have strong links with a large number of sports organisations, including public and private sector providers, professional teams and clubs including Wigan Warriors RLFC, Preston North End FC and Preston City Council.
You can contact the Student Fees and Funding Team via phone, email, or post. If you are on the campus you can call into The 'i', for advice.
Tel: +44 (0)1772 892440
Student Fees and Funding Team, Foster Building 117, UCLan, Preston, PR1 2HE
UCLan Sports Arena – 01772 761000
Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre – 01772 895400