Providing you with an introduction to the specialist position of goalkeeping with some key practices and ideas, the course develops your understanding, allowing you to improve the technical ability of your goalkeepers.
- Specific goalkeeping warm ups and cool downs
- The "set" position
- General handling techniques
- Diving saves - catching / deflecting / parrying
- Dealing with 1 v 1
- Dealing with crosses
- Long Term Player Development 4 Corner Model
Prior to certification for the qualification, you are required to:
Hold, as a minimum, an in date FA Emergency Aid certificate
Hold an in date FA Safeguarding certificate
Coach specific goalkeeping warm ups and cool downs
Coach basic individual techniques
Plan and prepare progressive technical practices
Maintain the health and safety of the players and other coaches
Gateshead Redheugh FC, NE8 2TQ
£120 per Learner | £100 per Learner (Coaching at a Durham FA affiliated Charter Standard Club)
Gateshead Redheugh FC
Venue Gateshead Redheugh Football Club, Bolam Street, Eslington Park, Gateshead, NE8 2TQ –( All 3 Days must be attended)
Sunday 22nd April 2018 9.30AM – 5.00PM Theory / Practical
Sunday 29th April 2018 9.30AM – 5.00PM Practical
Sunday 6th May 2018 9.30AM – 5.00PM Practical
Venue Hummersknott School & Language College, Edinburgh Drive, Darlington DL3 8AR ( All 3 Days must be attended)
Sunday 1st July 2018 9.30AM – 5.00PM Theory / Practical
Sunday 8th July 2018 9.30AM – 5.00PM Practical
Sunday 22nd July 2018 9.30AM – 5.00PM Practical
Your place will not be secured until this application form is return with full payment for the course.
Coach education faqs
How do I become a qualified coach?
The first step to become a coach is to enrol on an FA Level 1 in Coaching Course. By getting on the coaching pathway individuals have the opportunity to progress up through the various FA Coaching qualifications and to enhance their skills and knowledge in coaching.
This course will give you the ideal introduction into coaching along with the England DNA principles. By completing this award you will also complete an FA Emergency 1st Aid Workshop and an FA Safeguarding Children Workshop as part of the How We Support block of the course.
You can find all dates, times and costs of this course by clicking on the following link Development & Courses
Can I skip the FA Level 1 course and start at the FA Level 2 course?
No, you must complete the FA Level 1 course first. Upon completion, your course tutor will provide feedback as to when they believe you should move onto the next level.
Do I need to be with a club to complete the FA Coaching Courses?
You don't need to be with a club to complete the FA Level 1 in Coaching course, however you will need to have regular access to players.
You will need to be with a club to complete the FA Level 2 in Coaching Football and UEFA B coaching courses. This is due to the nature of the course work involved and linking this with your squad of players.
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