The FA Coaching Disabled Footballers course

FA Coaching Disabled Footballers

Course Overview

Minimum Age: 16

Course Duration: 6 hours

Price: £50

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COURSE DETAILS

This course is designed to provide you with ideas and practices for the inclusion of disabled players in football sessions, whether in mainstream or impairment specific sessions.

- Long term player development (LTPD)
- Disabled people and football
- Qualities of a good coach
- Communication
- Safety and impairment - specific considerations
- Safeguarding children and vulnerable adults
- Planning and organising coaching sessions
- Implementation of the inclusion spectrum in coaching sessions
- Disability player pathways

Course Pre-requisites

  • Hold The FA Level 1 in Coaching Football

Outcomes

Having attended the course you should feel more confident and able to:

  • Apply and extend you existing coaching skills to meet the needs of players with a range of impairments
  • Establish basic communication skills for coaching disabled footballers
  • Use appropriate terminology
  • Identify appropriate safety and medical considerations
  • Plan a wide range or coaching sessions for disabled players
  • Use the inclusion spectrum to plan your coaching sessions to include disabled players or provide alternative appropriate opportunities

Available Dates

Unfortunately there are no available dates.

Important Information

Should any candidate need to cancel their place on the course, the following criteria will apply:

*More than 28 days’ notice - full refund, minus transaction fee.
* 27 days -14 days – 50% refund or course transfer available (x1).
*13 days – 7 days  - 25% refund or course transfer available (x1). 
 *7 days or less notice - No refund and candidate will not be able to transfer. They will lose their place on the course and will need to re-book on to another course at full cost.

Consideration will be given to candidates who are unable to attend for health reasons or exceptional circumstances. A letter from a doctor or medical professional may be requested.

Contact

Zoe Hopewell

Football Business Administrator

(E) zoe.hopewell@lincolnshirefa.com

(T) 03449670708