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Course: FA Level 1 in Coaching Goalkeepers
Minimum Age: 16
Course Duration: 6 face-to-face Workshops (21 hours)
Course Prerequisites: Prior to certification, learners are required to:
- Be at least 16 years of age
- Hold as a minimum a current FA Emergency Aid/IFAiF
- Have attended The FA Safeguarding Children Workshop within the last three years
Who is it for: This course is great for those looking to gain knowledge and skills relating to designing shorts practices for goalkeepers, linking together a series of practices to create a safe, fun and engaging goalkeeper coaching session.
The FA Level 1 in Coaching Goalkeepers provides learners with an introduction to coaching the game and working with goalkeepers of all ages.
Learners will gain an insight into the game in England, how it is played and how they can coach to better support the development of future goalkeepers. The course is designed to prepare learners to coach goalkeepers at the grassroots level.
Through the completion of the learning programme for this course, learners will be introduced to the practical and theoretical aspects of planning, delivering and reviewing individual football coaching sessions for goalkeepers. The foundation level of knowledge and skills developed through this course will enable learners to create safe, fun and engaging coaching sessions through building, developing and extending a series of linked practices.
- The FA 4 Corner Player Development Model which will help them gain a better understanding of the long-term development of their goalkeepers as a whole person
- The FA Plan, Do, Review Model, helping them construct appropriate practices and sessions for their goalkeepers
- Practical coaching ideas, giving them the ability to recognise the various ingredients that make up safe, fun and engaging practices to help their goalkeepers develop
- Practical coaching opportunities both on the course and where possible with their own goalkeepers
Assessment: Learners will be observed coaching on course and asked to complete a series of tasks related to their own context.
Equality: FA Education ensures that it treats people fairly and with respect. It provides access and opportunities for all members of the community to take part in, and enjoy, its activities in an atmosphere free from harassment, bullying, discrimination or abuse. FA Education will seek to provide a service that is appropriate to the needs of an individual and to make reasonable adjustments or provide support, where appropriate, to cater for those needs.
YOU MUST HOLD VALID FA EMERGENCY AID/INTRODUCTION TO FIRST AID IN FOOTBALL AND FA SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN CERTIFICATES TO ATTEND THIS COURSE. YOU SHOULD ALSO HAVE A CURRENT FA CRC/DBS CERTIFICATE. PLEASE CONTACT LYNNE.WILLIAMS@WORCESTERSHIREFA.COM FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.
THIS COURSE IS HEAVILY SUBSIDISED BY OUR FUNDING PARTNER HEART OF WORCESTERSHIRE COLLEGE. ENROLMENT AT THIS STAGE IS ONLY OPEN TO VOLUNTEERS WITH WORCESTERSHIRE FA AFFILIATED CLUBS. AFTER 27th SEPTEMBER 2019 REGISTRATIONS FROM ANYONE OUTSIDE OF THE COUNTY WILL BE WELCOME
| Session || Date|| Time|| Room Number|
| Session 1 & 2 ||Sunday 13th October 2019|| 9.00am |
|3G pitch & classroom|
| Session 3 & 4||Sunday 20th October 2019|| 9.00am|
|3G pitch & classroom|
| Session 5 & 6||Sunday 27th October 2019|| 9.00am|
|3G pitch & classroom|
There is now an online learning module to accompany this course which is required for your certification. Details of how to access it will be in your booking confirmation.
PLEASE NOTE OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS
ALL BOOKINGS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE
YOU WILL RECEIVE A REFUND OF £90.00 FOLLOWING ATTENDANCE AT THE COURSE
BY ENROLLING ON TO THE COURSE YOU ARE AGREEING TO WORCESTERSHIRE FA COURSE/WORKSHOP/EVENT TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND CODES OF CONDUCT. POLICIES ARE AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. WORCESTERSHIRE FA RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CANCEL COURSES GIVING AS MUCH NOTICE AS IS POSSIBLE IF NUMBERS DO NOT MEET THE CRITERIA OR UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES.
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