Find out how in this free new interactive online course
- Assess your confidence in a range of areas
- Get tips and advice from a wide array of videos and resources
- See exclusive interviews with members of the England team, explaining how their youth coaches got them to where they are today.
- See how it's done in some of England's most prestigious Football Academies.
The module covers four key subjects;
- Creating a club ethos - deciding 'why we play' and how this impacts on the way a club is managed?
- Role of the coach - what influence does a coach have? Are your values reflected in your coaching?
- A positive playing and coaching environment - How can coaches create an enjoyable and supportive environment in which young players can learn the game and parents provide the right kind of touchline support?
- Managing the match day environment - how best to organise match day to maximise the benefits and anticipate any problems?
If you are an FA Licensed Coach, completion of this module also provides you with 2 hours of your required CPD. So what are you waiting for?
Accessing the course
In order to run our online courses, you will need:
- A non-networked PC with Internet Explorer
- Update 21 (or later) of Java
- The latest version of Flash player
- A FAN number and Password
- Ensure the pop-up blocker on your web browser is disabled before Launching each module
To access the courses, please select your County FA from the "Online Services" Box located on the right of this page and log-in with your FAN and Password. To generate a new FAN, or retrieve your existing FAN and/or FAN password click here.
You can access the course by clicking on the Member Service box on the right.