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FA Level 1 in Coaching Football
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FA Level 1 in Coaching Football

The first stepping-stone on The FA's core coaching pathway, this course introduces you to coaching football, working with players from U7 to open age and offers an insight into the English game - how it's played and how to support the development of future players.

Safeguarding Children Certificate


Did you know that you can now re-certify your Safeguarding certificate online for free?

If you have a safeguarding certificate showing on your FAN and completed the original face to face course after 2010 you will be eligible to complete this online for free. 

Download the guidance below for more information on how you can complete this.

Safeguarding Children

No. You will need to complete your Level One first before you can move on to your Level Two. 

Click here to receive a reminder

You can request a password reset here

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