Course: The FA Level 2 in Coaching Futsal

Course Information

Course Duration: 34 hours (28 assisted learning hours and 6 unassisted hours)

Course pre-requisites:

The FA Coaching Futsal: A Beginners Guide OR The FA Level 1 in Coaching Futsal


The FA Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Football

Who is it for: This course is for individuals wishing to understand more about the three core strands of Futsal:defending, attacking and counter-attacking/ transitional play.

Course Content:

  • Develop an appreciation and understanding of the application of the individual techniques of Futsal within game play.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the underlying core strands of Futsal: in possession, out of possession and transitional play through a game based approach.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the Futsal Laws of the Game.
  • Develop a better understanding of Futsal as a stand-alone game in its own right and the significant variances from conventional 5-a-side.
  • Show an awareness of the part Futsal can play in the development of young players.
  • Reinforce the different coaching interactions possible when coaching players.


Following days one and two of the course, there is a four - six week period where the learner can deliver, log (in their learner pack) and review sessions in the three areas (attacking, defending and counter attacking). When returning on day three, coaches will be involved in some small group delivery work to demonstrate their understanding of the game. Day 4 will consolidate learning from days 1–3.

Successful completion:

  • Complete all 4 days of the course.
  • Complete a minimum of 3 coaching sessions away from the course which are planned, delivered and reviewed with evidence completed in the learning journal.
  • Satisfactory delivery in a small coaching group on day 3.


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Full Course details are:





SBL Sports Centre, North Street, Oldland Common, Bristol, BS30 8TS

Block 1 (Days 1 & 2)

13th, 14th June 2020

9am-5pm (Each day)

Block 2 (Days 3 & 4)

25th, 26th July 2020

9am-5pm (Each day)

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Places will only be reserved on receipt of an online booking and payment or completed application form and payment. Payment can be made by cash in person (please do not send cash through the post) and cheques made payable to Gloucestershire County Football Association.

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Please note that course prices, dates and venues may be subject to change during the year.

Please note that if this course should fall below 12 candidates, the County FA reserves the right to cancel the course without prior notice and re-schedule for a later date.


£155.00 (Including Gloucestershire FA Charter Standard Clubs)

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* The course is subject to minimum numbers to run

* Full refunds can only be given if we receive at least 7 days notice of cancellation prior to the course start date

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