FA Level 2 in Coaching Football

FA Level 2 in Coaching Football

Course Overview

Minimum Age: 16

Course Duration: ​145 hours (total qualification time) / 73 hours (guided learning)

Price: £250.00

Leading To: FA Level 3 (UEFA B) in Coaching Football

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This nationally recognised qualification will take the learner on a journey through the core components of the England DNA.

This nationally recognised qualification, awarded by 1st4sport Qualifications will take you on a journey through the core components of the England DNA – How We Coach, How We Play, How We Support and The Future Player, helping you to begin shaping or refining your own coaching philosophy.

The course is made up of 20 guided learning, face-to-face workshops covering a range of topics linked to the England DNA, split into three blocks of learning (Block 1 – How We Coach, Block 2 – How We Support and The Future Player, Block 3 – How We Play). You will also receive up to two support visits between blocks to develop you in your own coaching environment.


Course Pre-requisites

Prior to certification for the qualification, you are required to:

  • Have attended The FA Level 1 in Coaching Football course, and hold the 1st4sport Level 1 Award in Coaching Football qualification
  • Hold as a minimum a current FA Emergency Aid Certificate
  • Hold an in date completion certificate for The FA Workshop Safeguarding Children in Football or the new FA Safeguarding for Coaches Workshop


  • Develop an understanding of yourself as a coach, your players and the game itself
  • Develop game-like practices which incorporate decision-making while remaining enjoyable
  • Plan, deliver and evaluate a series of progressive football coaching sessions independently
  • Consider the age, ability, maturity and experience of players in your care

Available Dates

Start Date
Robert May School
West Street
RG29 1NA
Jackie Binnington
01256 853014

Important Information

We adhere to a strict cancellation policy and by enrolling onto our course you agree to have read and agree to be bound by our Terms and Conditions.

Course Is Full

We cannot squeeze anyone else on if the course is full. We do not operate a waiting list either. Please download our App to receive alerts of cancellations.


Yes, all learners are required to be actively coaching at a club in England and with regular access to a consistent team of players. This applies to all coaching courses.

Yes, you can complete the whole qualification again or you can complete individual blocks.

Get In Touch

By Phone: 01256 853014
(8:30am - 5:15pm Monday - Friday)

By Email:   Alice.Weaving@hampshirefa.com