Coach Development Events
Bringing coach development to you and your club
We are delighted to announce details of our Coach Development schedule up to the end of the 2023 calendar year. All events are free of charge.
With the view of making the Coach Development programme accessible to as many local coaches as possible, the 2023/24 programme will aim to provide events in the East, Centre and West of the county with the intention of bringing coach development to you and your club. The majority of the events will be club-based events and therefore delivered in partnership with a local football club, using their club players. The Coach Development events will also cover different topics and welcome special guests from the FA, utilising their vastly experienced Regional Coach Developers as well as working in partnership with Plymouth Argyle Football Club and their experienced Academy coaches.
We have also recently created the Cornwall Female Coaches Community, allowing female coaches to network, share advice and support one another while attending coach development events as a group - the first of which will take place this June. If this is something you are interested in, please contact email@example.com
If your club is interested in the possibility of hosting one of Cornwall FA’s coach development events, please register your interest here.
Click here to select which Coach Development events you wish to attend during the first half of the 2023/24 season.
The Cornwall FA Coach Development Programme Calendar can be seen below. This will be updated in winter when we announce phase two events for the 2023/24 season
Get In Touch
Football Development Officer
(Youth and Adult Male)
Phone: 01208 262987
(9am - 5pm, Monday - Friday)
Upcoming Coach Development Events
Click here to book onto any of the events shown below. All events are free of charge!
FA Webinar - How might we use insight from the Women's World Cup to develop core skills and moves with our players?
This webinar will take place on Wednesday, 4th October at 7:30pm. Click here to sign up.
FA Webinar - Managing player behaviour to enable a positive football experience
This webinar will take place on Monday, 6th November at 7:30pm. Click here to sign up.
Previous 2023 Coach Development Events
Thursday 12th January - Online Event
- Topic: Defend the Goal: Actions and skills (Goalkeepers)
- Venue: Online
Friday 20th January - Face to Face Event
- Topic: An Introduction to Futsal
- Venue: Newquay Tretherras
Friday 3rd March - Face to Face Event
- Topic: The Fundamentals of Coaching (Part 2): Developing the Player
- Venue: Brannel School, Saint Austell
Thursday 30th March - Face to Face Event
- Topic: The Benefits of Small-Sided Games
- Venue: Poltair School, St Austell
Tuesday 25th April - Face to Face Event
- Topic: The Skilful Player Part 2 (delivered by Lee Hodge and Daniel Thompson of Plymouth Argyle)
- Venue: Penryn College, Penryn
Absolutely. The FA runs events all over the country and for all levels. To explore events please visit our national CPD events page here.
If you and your club would like to host an In-Service/ CPD Event this season please email us on the details above.
If you're an FA Level 1 or 2 learner, continuous professional development hours are optional and so there is no longer a requirement for licensing .
If you're a UEFA qualified coach, however, you are required to complete 15 hours of CPD every three years to maintain your licence, which The FA recommends is best achieved by completing 5 hours per season
England Football Learning Website
England Football Learning is committed to supporting anyone who wants to help deliver football. It's there to provide support, guidance and advice to help you on your learning journey. From session ideas to courses, this website is a must for any coach!