Football Coaching

Level 2 & 3

This course is for those who are interested in football and would like to gain a coaching qualification.

This course is for you if...

  • you have a basic understanding and genuine interest in football.
  • you maintain a basic level of personal fitness.
  • you have the ability to work as part of a team. 
  • you are interested in pursuing a career in coaching or instructing children and adults in sport, in particular football.

What will I study on this course?

First Year

This is a tailored course which could include a selection of the following options:

  • Emergency first aid
  • Child safeguarding
  • Level 1 in coaching football
  • Level 2 in coaching, teaching and instruction

Second Year

  • Level 3 in coaching, teaching and instruction
  • Options for units in treatment of sports injury or sports psychology

Where can this course lead to?

There are multiple career opportunities, as the qualification is a recognised route into employment in the football industry. Progression routes can also lead to higher education in sport or football studies based courses.

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