Junior Football Leaders

FA Junior Football Leaders Course

Course Overview

Minimum Age: 12

Course Duration: ​6 hours, learners also need to complete 4 hours of volunteering

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COURSE DETAILS

Developing leadership within the game and beyond

The FA Junior Football Leaders Award, awarded by FA Education, provides a basic introduction to the leadership skills required when involved in football. The course introduces four areas: assisting football activity sessions, an introduction to refereeing, helping with a team and different football events. In addition to these areas, Respect, promoting and developing the game are embedded.

  • How to get involved in Football
  • Getting involved and helping those involved to ‘get better’

  • Creating a safe learning environment
  • Organising games
  • Introduction to the basics of FUNdamentals

  • Preparing to referee
  • Whistle techniques and introduction to Ball In, Ball Out
  • Safety of the players and re-starts to the game

  • Preparing for the game
  • Warm-up prior to the game
  • Organising and managing players expectations

  • An introduction to three different formats of competition
  • Using these in a practical setting

Outcomes

The aim of the course is to provide learners with a basic understanding of leadership skills that may be used within the game and beyond.

Available Dates

Unfortunately there are no available dates.

Cancellation

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

  • More than 14 days notice – Full refund less a £10 administration charge
  • 14 days or less notice – 50% of course cost returned or transfer available for a surcharge of £10.
  • 7 days or less notice – No refund is returned, only transfer available for a surcharge of £10.

Transferring Onto A Different Course 

Candidates wishing to transfer to another course more than 14 days prior to the commencement date will incur the following cost:

An administration fee of £10 will be charged.

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No, learners are required to attend all dates and times associated to the course they have booked onto. Failure to attend all dates and times will result in non-qualification and individuals will need to book and pay to attend the course again in full to become certificated.

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Education Team

(E): Education@StaffordshireFA.com
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