The FA Youth Award Module 1

The FA Youth Awards, new courses for a new generation, an innovative player-centred approach to coaching 5-11 year-olds.

You may already know WHAT to teach children to improve their football but do you know HOW to teach them? Take the first steps to becoming a more effective coach.

Module 1, Developing the Environment, is a non-assessed course aimed at coaches who wish to extend their knowledge of coaching young players.

The course will be a mixture of theory and practical sessions covering:

  • Managing players' motivation and self-esteem in positive and appropriate ways
  • Recognising how players learn
  • Managing players' mistakes and encouraging a 'can-do' approach from players
  • Game-related exercises that support players to develop their technique and apply skill in environments where they can make decisions

Course Prerequisites

  • Level 1 Award in Coaching Football or Level 2 Certificate in Coaching Football

Course Duration

Four days

Booking Information

To see available Youth Module 1 courses and book your place click here

Alternatively, if you have any questions please contact Mike Phillips on 1449 776315 or via

Terms and conditions of all course bookings are attached below.

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