Coaching Development and Courses

Development and Courses

Further Your Knowledge

All coach and referee education programmes have been postponed, and will be rescheduled for a suitable date, once it is safe to do so.

Participants already booked onto these courses will have their place automatically reserved on a future course and so do not need to cancel their booking. We are also exploring with the FA the possibility of conducting some of the planned coach and referee education online and via digital channels, and have been able to do this with a number of our Level 1 and Level 2 learners already, through the HIVE learning platform.

Until face-to-face courses can safely resume - have a look at some free online courses below.



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The First Step

FA Level 1 in Coaching Football

The first stepping-stone on The FA's core coaching pathway, this course introduces you to coaching football, working with players from U7 to open age and offers an insight into the English game - how it's played and how to support the development of future players.
Coach working with young players.

England DNA

The aim of the resource is to help clubs and coaches at all levels of the game learn more about the vision for future England teams and players and the ways of working being developed to ensure consistency and connection between all our age-group teams and impairment specific development and senior squads.

  • Who We Are
  • How We Play
  • The Future England Player
  • How We Coach
  • How We Support

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