FA Licensed Coaches Club-Dorset branch

FA Licensed Coaches Club As part of The FA’s commitment to supporting coaches (at all levels of the game), to enable continuous learning and ensure it is accessible to everyone, membership to The FA Licensed Coaches’ Club is now being offered for FREE via www.thefa.com/licensedcoachesclub.

Licensed Coaches must meet the following criteria:
• Hold a recognised and valid English/ UEFA coaching qualification
• Have an FA enhanced CRB/DBS check (Youth coaches only)
• Commit to a minimum level of Continuous Professional Development (CPD) every year
• Retain in-date Safeguarding Children and Emergency Aid certificates

Why should I join:
• Official FA Licensed Coach Photo Licence
• Access to the FA Licensed Coaches' Club Website
• Ballot entry for 100 pairs of free tickets to all England team home matches
• 10% discount on FA Learning National Courses
• Exclusive FA Licensed Coaches Continuous Professional Development Events held locally, Regionally and Nationally
• Access to UEFA's 3D Animation Tool, Tactx
• Discounts on Wembley Stadium Tours
• Options to purchase: Public Liability and Personal Accident Insurance, Starter Pack, IPRS Physiocare, Subscription to the Boot Room – FA’s Magazine

Upcoming Events in Dorset: 

Sunday 25 January 2015 – Mini Soccer League @ Bere Regis FC, BH20 7LD 10am – 12pm
Hours Accredited: 2 hours
Level: 1 & 2

Working with the local Dorset Mini Soccer League, the league in-service will offer practical ideas around developing players within the 5-11 age groups. The workshop will be led by The FA Skills Team.
Book now via:  http://eventspace.thefa.com/dorsetfa/participant/arrangement.aspx?id=112917 


Wednesday 4 February 2015 – Systems of Play @ Redlands, Weymouth, DT3 5AW 630pm – 930pm  
Hours Accredited: 3 hours
Level: 2 & 3

Regional Coach Development Manager, Tony McCallum will deliver a session including theory and practical content around using different systems of play within the 11v11 format of the game; and how to support player development throughout.
Book now via: http://eventspace.thefa.com/dorsetfa/participant/arrangement.aspx?id=112918


Monday 23 February 2015 Observation and Intervention Skills @ Poole Town FC, BH15 3JR 630pm – 930pm
Hours Accredited: 3 hours
Level: 1 & 2

The workshop gives coaches an insight into the important area of observing and intervening in practice and/or games. Coaches will be provided with ideas that will help determine what is happening and what they can do to help effect improvements in performance of their players. The workshop will be a mixture of both theory and practical opportunities highlighting the need to observe/intervene effectively. The workshop will be led by Regional Coach Development Manager (5-11) Martin Dighton.
Book now via: http://eventspace.thefa.com/dorsetfa/participant/arrangement.aspx?id=112920

All of the workshops above can be enrolled online via www.dorsetfa.com/coaches or alternatively contact Andrew Battison (Football Development Officer) via e-mail Andrew.battison@dorsetfa.com  or telephone (01202) 688279, 07908 647054.

Reports on previous Events:

Attacking & Defending Set Plays - November 2014

The Practice Spectrum - November 2014

The FA Youth Awards - October 2014

The Future Game: 4-Corners of Player Development - Sep 2014

Developing Mini Soccer Coaches - Sep 2014

Adult Pre-Season programme - August 2014

Youth Development Phase Pre Season - July 2014

Dorset Get Between the Sticks - July 2014

Pre-Season Youth - June 2014

FMU Coaching Teenagers - May 2014

FA Youth Review, Formats of Football - May 2014

Developing Attacking Play - April 2014

Developing Defending Play - March 2014

Developing Coaches in the Female game - February 2014

Mini Soccer League - January 2014

The Next Level - December 2013

The Practice Curriculum - October 2013

Dorset's No 1 - September 2013

Mini Soccer Event - September 2013

Level 3 and 4 Event - September 2013

Managing Parents - July 2013

Developing a Coaching and Playing Philosophy - June 2013

Developing Effective Coaching Sessions - May 2013

Goalkeeping Between the Sticks - September 2012

Martin Hunter - August 2012

Dorset Premier League (Last line of Defence) - February 2012

Better Coaching 5 to 11years - October 2011

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