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Courses and Resources

The Boot Room

FA Bootroom – coaching courses, guides, sessions 

FA Learning YouTube channel has launched as part of Football’s Staying Home; offering coaches and learners a new way to keep learning while staying safe and staying home. Visit the channel by clicking here 

Register your interest for the FA PLAYMAKER 

A new entry-level football course for volunteers in the grassroots game open to anyone aged 14 or over. It’s completely free, all online, and requires no previous football experience or qualifications to join. Click here for more.

How can you use The FA Respect programme to set up a positive season

FA LEARNING - FREE ONLINE COURSES INC. Concussion Guidelines, Cardiac Arrest, Talent ID and many more


Open Club Matters Workshops
The virtual Club Matters workshops are proving popular, so to make sure their team can get as many club volunteers onto the sessions as possible Sport England are promoting the following open workshops. The links below take you to the booking page for each individual session.
All of the following sessions will be held at 6.30pm-8.30pm:
Marketing - Tuesday 16th June 2020.
Participant Experience - Thursday 18th June 2020.
Volunteer Experience - Wednesday 24th June 2020.
Legal Structures - Thursday 2nd July 2020.
Leadership Teams - Thursday 9th July 2020.
Planning for the Future - Thursday 16th July 2020.

Also from Club Matters

Keeping your Club & Organisation Running

From physical infrastructure, to making sure your committee is still functioning, there are lots of things that can be done during this time to ensure that your club can keep running or keep it in the best position possible. We have produced a series of resources and toolkits to guide you through what you may need to do.

Safeguarding courses 

The FA Safeguarding for Committee Members 

The FA Introduction to Safeguarding (for under 16s)

The FA Guide to Safeguarding Adults

Online Safeguarding Children recertification


Launching on Twitter - a dedicated safeguarding hour

Changes in legislation and the current lockdown will pose a challenge for any safeguarding champions. So every Wednesday the Ann Craft Trust will host a dedicated safeguarding hour on Twitter. This is an opportunity to ask questions and get the support from the wider safeguarding community online.

Twitter Safeguarding Hour
12.00noon - 1.00pm

Tag your question with #ACTSafeguardingHour

Unity Works disAbility Awareness Training
Please book here -

Eventbrite - Unity Works presents disAbility Awareness Training - Wednesday, 22 April 2020 | Wednesday, 27 May 2020.

UK Coaching - Time2Learn
Presented by leading experts in the field of coaching, Time2Learn webinar sessions are jam-packed with practical tools, helpful tips and inspiration to develop your PEOPLE skills.

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